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Governor Brown Announces Appointments

Governor Brown Announces Appointments

SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments: Ricardo Sanchez, 52, of Hollister, has been reappointed to the California State Board of Pharmacy, where he has served since 2014. Sanchez has been a state investigator at the...

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Governor Brown Announces Appointments

Governor Brown Announces Appointments

SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments: Claire Tauriainen, 46, of El Dorado Hills, has been appointed general counsel at the California Housing Finance Agency, where she has been an assistant general counsel and single...

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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 216 by Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) – Vote by mail ballots: identification envelopes: prepaid postage. AB 1785 by Assemblymember Adrin...

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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 1527 by Assemblymember Reggie Jones-Sawyer (D-Los Angeles) – Cannabis: Cannabis Control Appeals Panel. AB 1678 by Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) – Elections:...

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Governor Brown Issues Statement on Death of CAL FIRE Employee

Governor Brown Issues Statement on Death of CAL FIRE Employee

SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued the following statement regarding the death of California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) Heavy Equipment Operator Braden Varney: “Anne and I were deeply saddened to learn of the death of...

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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 710 by Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Healdsburg) – Cannabidiol. AB 1192 by Assemblymember Tom Lackey (R-Palmdale) – Firearms: retired peace officers. AB 1736 by...

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Governor and First Lady Honor Cpl. Joseph Maciel

Governor and First Lady Honor Cpl. Joseph Maciel

SACRAMENTO – On behalf of all Californians, Governor Brown and First Lady Anne Gust Brown honor Cpl. Joseph Maciel, who bravely gave his life in service to our state and nation. The Governor and First Lady extend their deepest condolences to his family and friends at...

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Governor Brown Announces Appointments

Governor Brown Announces Appointments

SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments: Kristen Erickson-Donadee, 39, of Folsom, has been appointed deputy director and chief counsel of legal affairs at the California Department of Child Support Services, where she has...

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