newsom budget 2019Lawmakers approved a $214 billion budget bill Thursday on party lines that includes record highs in both reserves and education funding.

The spending plan also includes nearly 13 million dollars for the town of Paradise and the rest of the region destroyed by last fall’s Camp Fire.

Stories by Ben Adler.

(Photo: Gov. Gavin Newsom presents his revised 2019 budget proposal - Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio)






Meristem FoyAdults with autism have a hard time finding work once they finish school. A new state-funded pilot program launched in California today will place some of them in summer jobs.

Story by Sammy Caiola.

(Photo: Meristem student Mackenzie Foy, prepares chocolate chip cookies under the instruction of Lucy Plumb-Reyes - Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio)


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