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Walters: Newsom Now Owns DMV’s Woes

Another day, another plan to make the state Department of Motor Vehicles something other than the agency Californians love to hate. Dan Walters CALmatters On Tuesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom releas...
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California OKs Benefits to Immigrants in Country Illegally

SACRAMENTO — California has become the first state to offer taxpayer-funded health benefits to young adults living in the country illegally. State officials expect the plan to cover about 90,000 people and cost taxpayers $98 million. California already cove...