Governor Authorizes Assistance After Request from Los Angeles & Proclaims State of Emergency

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SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom this evening authorized assistance after a request from the city and county of Los Angeles, and proclaimed a state of emergency in Los Angeles County. California approved the city and county’s request to deploy members of the National Guard to assist Los Angeles and neighboring communities.

The text of the emergency proclamation can be found here and a copy can be found here.

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