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WHEREAS in March, the Legislature passed several bills cutting government spending by $11 billion; and WHEREAS even after accounting for those cuts, higher tax revenues, and updated spending projections, the state’s budget deficit remains at $9.6 billion; and WHEREAS...

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SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. today announced the following appointments. Michael Cooney, 66, of Santa Barbara, has been appointed to the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. Cooney has been a partner of Santa Barbara Investment Group...

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Eliminating 400 positions will save $30 million and bring workforce to 2005 levels SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. today announced “long overdue” personnel and program restructuring at the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s...

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SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. today issued a proclamation declaring May 30, 2011, as Memorial Day in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below: PROCLAMATION BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA On Memorial Day, we pay...

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