Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday nominated a Mexico-born Stanford Law School professor to the California Supreme Court, moving to replace one of the high court’s most conservative, retiring members with a Democrat.

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Former Assembly Speaker John A. Pérez gave up his vote recount, but it revealed flaws in system that should be corrected.
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California state doctors and dentists earned far more than other unionized state employees last year, with base pay averaging $204,764 – and half of them earned more than $234,000.
Amid criticism that the California Acupuncture Board’s priorities give short shrift to consumer protection, state lawmakers are moving for an overhaul and lobbing a pointed message at its executive officer to get in line.
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Labor union members and community leaders gathered Monday on the steps of the federal courthouse in Sacramento to raise awareness and seek donations for unaccompanied immigrant children from Central America crossing the United States border.

Pérez gives up on vote recount, but system’s flaws are shown
Dan Walters Former Assembly Speaker John A. Pérez gave up his vote recount, but it revealed flaws in system that should be corrected.
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Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday nominated a Mexico-born Stanford Law School professor to the California Supreme Court, moving to replace one of the high court’s most conservative, retiring members with a Democrat.

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California state doctors and dentists earned far more than other unionized state employees last year, with base pay averaging $204,764 – and half of them earned more than $234,000.

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