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  • Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

    Brown, Kashkari Getting Nearly All Their Campaign Money From Big Donors

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    A report from the consumer advocacy group CalPIRG shows big-money donors to Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown and Republican challenger Neel Kashkari far out-number people giving fewer than than $200.

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    California Releases Comprehensive Water Plan

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    The California Department of Water Resources has released its plan for how to manage water for the next 40 years. It will require investing billions of dollars over the next decade.

  • Water Use Drops In Sacramento Region in September

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    Overall water use decreased again in September compared to last year in the Sacramento region. Water providers are also pumping less groundwater, despite a heavier reliance on it in the drought.

  • Judge Approves Stockton Bankruptcy Plan

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    A judge has granted final approval of the City of Stockton's two-billion-dollar bankruptcy recovery plan.

  • Ben Adler / Capital Public Radio

    Brown's Barnstorming Tour Continues

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    Governor Jerry Brown is continuing his barnstorming tour of California. He’s campaigning not for his own re-election on Tuesday but for two statewide ballot measures.