Gavin Newsom

California Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks during a news conference at the California State Capitol on March 13, 2019 in Sacramento, California.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
December 13, 2019 - 11:28 am
Governor Newsom must decide today whether or not to approve PG&E's $13.5 billion settlement with a committee representing fire victims. The settlement was announced Friday and is a key part of the company’s reorganization plan to emerge from bankruptcy. “There are definitely things in this deal...
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Donald Trump
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
November 21, 2019 - 3:59 pm
The California Supreme Court has struck down a law that aimed to force President Donald Trump to release his tax returns in order to qualify for the presidential ballot.
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Doug Sovern
November 05, 2019 - 10:51 am
Apple is the latest tech giant to commit billions of dollars to tackle the Bay Area’s housing crisis, and some local elected officials are thrilled.
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Nov. 18, 2018; Chico, CA, USA; The Camp Fire burned so quickly through the town of Paradise that little remains recognizable from the businesses that once lined the streets near the heart of the town.
Holly Quan
November 04, 2019 - 1:46 pm
It was after the Camp Fire when President Trump first blamed California's wildfires on forest mismanagement. On Sunday, Trump tweeted that Gov. Gavin Newsom has "done a terrible job on forest management" and “I told him from the first day we met that he must ‘clean’ his forest floors regardless of...
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Mike Colgan
October 31, 2019 - 11:37 am
As Pacific Gas and Electric restored power to about 95 percent of customers who were left in the dark during the utility's deliberate outage, the call for a major shakeup at the utility is reaching a crescendo, especially from lawmakers. One of those voices is coming from Democratic Rep. Ro Khanna...
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Anderson Vice Mayor Melissa Hunt fires up a generator to keep a friend's refrigerator-freezer running on Monday, Oct. 28, 2019,
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Megan Goldsby
October 30, 2019 - 10:32 am
PG&E customers affected by the utility's Public Safety Power Shutoffs on October 9th could soon see a credit on their bill.
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: A structure and vehicle stand scorched by the Tick Fire on October 25, 2019 in Canyon Country, California.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 25, 2019 - 1:44 pm
Governor Gavin Newsom has issued an emergency proclamation for Sonoma and Los Angeles counties due to the Kincade and Tick fires. The fires have destroyed structures and forced tens of thousands of people to evacuate from their homes. Newsom arrived in Sonoma County on Friday where flames continue...
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he Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) logo is displayed on a sign in front of the PG&E Service Center on January 15, 2019 in San Rafael, California.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 15, 2019 - 10:10 am
PG&E is trying to emerge from an avalanche of public criticism about last week's power outage by emphasizing that there were no major wildfires in its territory despite a red-flag warning. "First and most important, during the Public Safety Power Shutoff, there were no catastrophic wildfires...
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Gavin Newsom Signs Landmark Rent Control Legislation
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Doug Sovern
October 09, 2019 - 10:30 am
Gov. Gavin Newsom signs landmark legislation to provide rent control protection to tenants across the state.
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Ocean Beach in San Francisco is part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.
KCBS Radio Morning News
October 03, 2019 - 10:33 am
The Trump administration’s feud with San Francisco escalated further Wednesday when the Environmental Protection Agency issued a notice to San Francisco accusing the city and county of violating the federal Clean Water Act.
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