Government Reform

Governor Brown Signs Legislation

Governor Brown Signs Legislation

SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced that he has signed the following bill:   AB 403 by Assemblymember Melissa Melendez (R-Lake Elsinore) – Legislature: Legislative Employee Whistleblower Protection Act. For full text of the bill,...

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Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update

Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update

SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced that he has signed the following bills: • AB 264 by Assemblymember Evan Low (D-Campbell) – Protective orders. • AB 290 by Assemblymember Rudy Salas Jr. (D-Bakersfield) – Collateral recovery: repossession...

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Governor Brown Signs 2017-2018 State Budget

Governor Brown Signs 2017-2018 State Budget

SACRAMENTO - After announcing an agreement with legislative leaders earlier this month, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today signed a balanced, on-time state budget that maintains fiscal prudence in uncertain times. "California is taking decisive action by enacting a...

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Governor Brown Releases Revised State Budget

Governor Brown Releases Revised State Budget

SACRAMENTO - As the state's economic recovery stretches into an eighth year - two years short of the longest on record - and with increasing uncertainty from Washington, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today released a revised state budget that continues to plan for...

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Governor Brown Delivers 2017 State of the State Address

Governor Brown Delivers 2017 State of the State Address

SACRAMENTO - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today delivered his State of the State address, departing with the traditional practice of listing every issue and restating every priority to focus on the "broader context of our country and its challenges." In his remarks...

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Governor Brown Issues Statement on CalPERS Vote

Governor Brown Issues Statement on CalPERS Vote

SACRAMENTO - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued the following statement regarding today's vote by the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) Board to reduce the pension fund’s current 7.5% expected annual rate of return on investments to 7% over the...

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Governor Brown Signs Legislation

Governor Brown Signs Legislation

SACRAMENTO - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced that he has signed the following bills: • AB 59 by Assemblymember Marie Waldron (R-Escondido) - Mental health services: assisted outpatient treatment. • AB 241 by Assemblymember Richard S. Gordon (D-Menlo Park)...

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