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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.
Gov. Jerry Brown had a lot to say when asked why he hasn't put forth much of an agenda for a potential fourth term at a Modesto campaign stop Wednesday.
School districts are cautiously optimistic about the implementation of California’s new school funding formula.
If you’ve driven in California long enough, it’s likely you’ve run into your fair share for potholes or bumpy roads. And a new report out today finds the state’s local roads are getting worse.
If you’re a Californian with a mail-in ballot for the November election, you’re running out of time to make sure your vote is counted – at least, if you plan to send your ballot through the U.S. Postal Service.
The two campaigns for California governor this fall couldn’t be more different. One observer calls the campaigns of Republican challenger Neel Kashkari and Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown "the difference between something and nothing."
Democratic Governor Jerry Brown and his Republican challenger, Neel Kashkari, are both campaigning throughout California this week – with Election Day just around the corner.
There are several races in California this year in which both candidates are from the same political party. It’s a product of the state’s new primary system and it’s changing the way some candidates appeal to voters.
Two Democrats with sharply contrasting education philosophies are campaigning to be California's Superintendent of Public Instruction for the next four years.
California taxpayers are paying a little extra for their right to vote this fall. The last-minute ballot change involving a new water bond measure is costing the state nearly $3 million.
A legal battle between conservation groups and the US Forest Service over management of the Sierra Nevada national forests has come to an end. The groups have reached a settlement after nearly a decade.
On the surface, women look like they’re doing well in the California Legislature. But we'll take a closer look in the third part of our series, Up Against the Ceiling: The Push for More Women in California Politics
Governor Jerry Brown is retaining his lead and the political ads blanketing California’s airwaves may be having an effect on voters.
California voters will decide on a record number of local tax and bond measures this fall.
If a flood were to hit Twitchell Island in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta it would threaten much of California’s water supply. It’s why emergency management agencies are holding flood-fighting exercises during a drought.
For various reasons a lot of women have trouble seeing themselves in political office. We'll look at the effort to recruit and elect more women in the second part of our series,Up Against the Ceiling: The Push for More Women in California Politics.
With time running out, Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Neel Kashkari is increasing the attacks on Democratic Incumbent Jerry Brown.
Women hold less than a third of state, county and city elected offices in California. We'll meet some of them in the first part of our series, Up Against the Ceiling: The Push for More Women in California Politics.
It’s been two months since the Napa Earthquake and California is trying to learn some lessons from the disaster.
California Governor Jerry Brown says the state can lead the way with its water policies just as California is leading the way with initiatives for renewable energy and climate change.
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A new poll is out and it shows strong support for the governor and the water bond.
Tonight, Gov. Jerry Brown and Neel Kashkari will face off in the only debate in this year's gubernatorial contest.
Are California lawmakers finishing the session ahead of the deadline? CapRadio's Katie Orr joins Insight to talk about the last day of session.
This week's Capitol Chat focuses on the new $7.5 billion water bond.
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