California Completes 34 Land Projects to Slow Wildfires

SACRAMENTO — California has completed 34 of the forest-thinning projects it rushed to finish in the past year as a way to buffer 200 communities at high risk from wildfires, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday. “I don't think many folks thought we'd get all th...

Newsom Headlines Costa Fundraiser in Fresno

The evening before Gov. Gavin Newsom delivers the keynote address to the California Economic Summit in downtown Fresno, he will appear at a fundraiser for Congressman Jim Costa. David Taub Politic...
Photo of Gavin Newsom signing AB1482

New California Laws Aim to Speed Housing Construction

SACRAMENTO — A new California law aims to stop communities from delaying construction of new housing projects. It's one of 18 housing bills signed Wednesday by Gov. Gavin Newsom. State lawmakers have passed dozens of bills aimed at boosting funding for a...