California Governor Gavin Newsom and the state Legislature enacted a $196 billion spending plan for FY2021–22, including authorizing a 29% increase in health care spending over FY2020–21.
On Monday, February 22, 2021, the California State Legislature passed key elements of a $9.6 billion pandemic assistance plan proposed by Governor Gavin Newsom, Senate President Pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon.
On August 31, 2020, the California Legislature passed Assembly Bill 979, which requires all publicly held domestic or foreign corporations whose principal executive offices are located in California to increase the diversity of their board members by ensuring their boards include female directors ...
Senate President Pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins announced the creation of a second Senate committee to focus on the state’s COVID-19 emergency response.
In response to the growing spread of COVID-19, California Senate President Pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) issued a joint statement late last evening confirming that the legislature will begin to conduct COVID-19 oversight hearings during ...
California’s Legislature met today and took unprecedented and bipartisan action in response to the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Five months into his first term as California governor, and a week ahead of schedule, Governor Gavin Newsom rolled out his “May Revise” budget.