Governor Newsom

Rebekah Sager
July 09, 2019 - 8:29 am
Governor Gavin Newsom will likely sign into law Assembly Bill 392 Tuesday -- legislature intended to apply tougher standers for police to use deadly force. The new law will allow officers to use their weapons only "when necessary in defense of human life," and will mean that California will have...
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May 07, 2019 - 12:55 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Governor Gavin Newsom wants to discontinue sales tax on tampons and diapers and use the revenue from legal marijuana to help pay for childcare. Newsom is expected to make the announcement today as part of what he calls a "parents agenda" for the state. Legislative estimates show that...
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March 15, 2019 - 5:17 pm
There are 737 inmates on death row in California – most of any state in the nation. But that could change now that Gov. Gavin Newsom, who took office in January, halted executions with an executive order. "Just last year we had someone who was exonerated that spent 26 years on death row – joining...
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January 25, 2019 - 11:09 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Gavin Newsom's administration is using a new law for the first time in an attempt to force Southern California's self-styled "Surf City USA" to meet housing goals. The administration on Friday said it is suing Huntington Beach under the law that took effect Jan. 1...
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