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Gavin Newsom Struggles With Revenue Misses from SALT, Marijuana

California Gov. Gavin Newsom is facing lower-than-expected tax revenues, thanks to unexpectedly low sales tax revenues from legal marijuana, and the first implementation of the new federal cap on state on local tax (SALT) deductions.

Gavin Newsom (Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press)

Newsom: I’m Endorsing Harris for President

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” California Governor Gavin Newsom (D) announced he will endorse Senator Kamala Harris’ (D-CA) candidacy for president. Newsom said, “I’m very enthusiastic about Kamala Harris. … I’ll be endorsing her candidacy for president. I know

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Gavin Newsom Cuts Jerry Brown’s Twin Tunnels to One

California Governor Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday in his first “State of the State” address that he would be cutting the California WaterFix, also known as the “Twin Tunnels,” from one tunnel to two.

Gavin Newsom and Jerry Brown (Kevork Djansezian / Getty)

Gavin Newsom to Scale Down National Guard Presence at Border

California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Monday that he is looking to scale down the state’s National Guard presence at the U.S.-Mexico border, pulling nearly 400 troops from the border assisting President Donald Trump’s border enforcement efforts and assigning them to other duties.

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California’s Gavin Newsom Proposes Tax on Drinking Water in First Budget

California Governor Gavin Newsom proposed his first budget for the state on Friday, and it includes a tax on drinking water. The budget, titled “California for All,” declares drinking water a “fundamental right,” and adds: “The Budget includes short-term measures

Gavin Newsom smirk (Jeff Chiu / Associated Press)

Judicial Watch Signs Settlement Agreement with L.A. County to Remove Inactive Voters

Judicial Watch won a significant victory for election integrity last week when it signed a settlement agreement with the State of California and Los Angeles County that could potentially remove as many as 1.5 million voters–all of whom are listed as inactive but still registered as of April 27,2018–from the rolls in Los Angeles County.

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California State, Federal Leaders Strike Bipartisan Water Deal

Outgoing California Governor Jerry Brown has reached a deal with U.S. House Republican leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) to extend the 2016 Water Infrastructure for Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act, which would provide more water to farmers and fund water storage in the state, to 2021.

San Luis Reservoir (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)