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California News: Governor Brown to Swear In Joshua Groban to California Supreme Court Tomorrow

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will swear in Joshua Groban to the California Supreme Court tomorrow in Sacramento, at a ceremony joined by Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye and other judicial and state officials.  Groban’s nomination to the court was unanimously confirmed by the Commission on Judicial Appointments on December 21, 2018. … Continue reading California News: Governor Brown to Swear In Joshua Groban to California Supreme Court Tomorrow

Missouri News: Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. Issues Statement on Passing of William Alfred Newsom III

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued the following statement yesterday on the passing of retired Justice William Alfred Newsom III: “Anne and I extend our deepest condolences to the entire Newsom family.  Bill was a longtime friend, a champion of the environment and someone whom I was proud to appoint to … Continue reading Missouri News: Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. Issues Statement on Passing of William Alfred Newsom III

California News: California Governor Edmund G. Brown Selects Joshua Groban for California Supreme Court

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced Joshua Groban as his choice for associate justice of the California Supreme Court. Joshua Groban, 45, of Los Angeles, has served as a senior advisor to Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. since 2011. “Josh Groban has vast knowledge of the law and sound and … Continue reading California News: California Governor Edmund G. Brown Selects Joshua Groban for California Supreme Court

California News: California Governor, Edmund G. Brown Jr., Issues Proclamation Declaring Veterans Day

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued a proclamation declaring November 11, 2018, as Veterans Day in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below: Veterans Day began as Armistice Day, a holiday commemorating the end of World War I on November 11, 1918.  All too soon, it … Continue reading California News: California Governor, Edmund G. Brown Jr., Issues Proclamation Declaring Veterans Day

California News: California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. Appoints 6 Superior Court Judges

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G.Brown Jr. yesterday announced the appointment of 6 California superior court judges, which include: One in Alameda County; three in Los Angeles County; one in Orange County; and one in San Bernardino County. Alameda County Superior Court Jason B. Chin,42, of Alameda, has been appointed to a judgeship in … Continue reading California News: California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. Appoints 6 Superior Court Judges

California News: Governor Edmund G. Brown Issues Statement on New UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Report

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued the following statement today on a new report from the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) finding that the world must take unprecedented action to limit global warming to 1.5 ° Celsius.  The report was prepared by 91 authors and editors from 40 … Continue reading California News: Governor Edmund G. Brown Issues Statement on New UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Report

California News: Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced that he has signed the following bills: AB 347 by Assemblymember Ed Chau (D-Arcadia) – Weights and measures: inspection: fees. AB 709 by Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) – Sacramento Regional Transit District. AB 865 by Assemblymember Marc Levine (D-Marin County) – Military personnel: veterans: … Continue reading California News: Governor Brown Issues Legislative Update

California News: Governor Brown Signs 100 Percent Clean Electricity Bill, Issues Order Setting New Carbon Neutrality Goal

SACRAMENTO, CA – Reaffirming California’s global climate leadership, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today signed Senate Bill 100, authored by Senate President pro Tempore Emeritus Kevin de León, setting a 100 percent clean electricity goal for the state, and issued an executive order establishing a new target to achieve carbon neutrality – both by 2045. … Continue reading California News: Governor Brown Signs 100 Percent Clean Electricity Bill, Issues Order Setting New Carbon Neutrality Goal