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White House Approves Direct Aid to Individuals in Fire-Ravaged Counties

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) — The White House has approved California’s request for direct aid to people in Napa, Sonoma, Butte, Lake, Mendocino, and Yuba counties who have suffered losses in the fires, the governor’s office announced. 105 more words

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CA SHERIFFS LOOK TO CONGRESS TO END SANCTUARY STATE DISASTER

FB: “California’s sheriffs are calling on the GOP-controlled Congress to intervene and pass a federal law to change the state’s sanctuary state status, warning the law that ties their hands too tightly will only increase the chances of another high-profile tragedy. 203 more words

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Gov. Brown Vetoes Ban on Smoking at California Beaches, Parks

SACRAMENTO (CBS/AP) — Smoking and vaping will still be allowed at California state parks and beaches, despite lawmakers’ attempts to ban it.

Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed two bills Friday that would have banned lighting up in a park or at the beach. 106 more words

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GOV BROWN MAKES CALIFORNIA FIRST SANCTUARY STATE: MIDDLE CLASS TAX HIKES FUND THE FREELOADER ILLEGALS

Yahoo: “California became the first “sanctuary state” for undocumented immigrants Friday, a decision criticized by the Trump administration which believes the move will compromise security. 291 more words

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Legislature Sends 'Sanctuary State' Bill to Gov. Brown

SACRAMENTO (CBS/AP) — California has moved a big step closer toward becoming the nation’s first “sanctuary state.”

Early Saturday, state lawmakers sent Governor Brown a bill that would create a statewide sanctuary policy, and which would be the most far-reaching of its kind of the nation. 121 more words

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Gov. Brown Says 'Wheels of Fortune' Turned Against Democrats, Defends Pelosi

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) — California Gov. Jerry Brown defended House minority leader Nancy Pelosi (D-S.F.) in a television interview on Sunday in which he called for Democrats to field “better candidates” to regain lost political ground. 3,592 more words

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