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Nation Dec 22WATCH: Gov. Gavin Newsom announces plans to protect Californians from omicron variant
California's roughly 2.5 million health care workers have until Feb. 1 to get a coronavirus vaccine booster shot or risk losing their jobs, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday.
Health Dec 13California brings back mask mandate during holiday season as virus cases rise
California is bringing back a statewide indoor mask mandate. Gov. Gavin Newsom's administration announced the new mandate will start Wednesday and last until Jan. 15.
Nation Dec 08California plans to be abortion ‘sanctuary’ if Supreme Court overturns Roe
The California Future of Abortion Council, made up of more than 40 abortion providers and advocacy groups, released a list of 45 recommendations for the state to consider if the high court overturns Roe v. Wade — the 48-year-old decision…
Economy Nov 03Supply chain delays stifle shipments for California farmers
Intense demand for products has led to a backlog of container ships outside the nation's two largest ports along the Southern California coast.
Politics Sep 22California governor signs privacy laws for abortion patients
One law makes it illegal to film people within 100 feet of an abortion clinic for the purpose of intimidating them. Another law makes it easier for people on their parents' health insurance plans to keep sensitive medical information secret,…
Health Aug 05California to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for health workers
The order, issued Thursday by the California Department of Public Health, is different when Governor Gavin Newsom announced health care workers would have the choice of either getting vaccinated or submitting to weekly testing.
Nation Jul 08Governor asks Californians to voluntarily cut water use by 15 percent
California's most important reservoirs will likely reach historic lows later this year.
Nation Jul 07California to pay victims of forced, coerced sterilizations
California lawmakers have approved reparations for people who were either forcibly or coercively sterilized by the state. California's program forcibly sterilized 20,000 people with mental illnesses, physical disabilities and other traits deemed undesirable.
Economy Jun 21California weighs extending eviction protections past June
California Governor Gavin Newsom and lawmakers are negotiating whether to extend the state's ban on evictions for unpaid rent.
Economy May 14California budget has $35 million for basic income pilot programs
Newsom's proposal, announced Friday, would not create a statewide guaranteed income program. Instead, it sets aside $35 million over five years to help local governments fund pilot programs.