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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 released a report from the “strike force” he created to ...
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Patterson Renews Call for DMV Audit After ‘Motor Voter’ Snafu

Assemblyman Jim Patterson of Fresno again called for an audit of the Department of Motor Vehicles after it was revealed Wednesday that agency technicians may have botched about 23,000 Californians' voter registrations under the state's new "motor voter" law. ...

Those Long DMV Waits Should Finally Shorten

Assemblyman Jim Patterson (R-Fresno) is known for fighting for issues he strongly believes in, but his efforts are usually greeted in Sacramento with partisan indifference. Whether it's his pro-life stances or ...
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Those Excruciatingly Long Lines? DMV Finally Does Something.

In reaction to growing outrage from California drivers and state legislators over waits of up to five hours at DMV locations throughout the state, DMV officials said Thursday that help is on the way. Beginning in June, the DMV will open 40 locations — inclu...