The State Worker Newsletter

Newsom separates himself from Brown over border troops

Gov. Jerry Brown, right, gestures while speaking out against tuition increases as Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, left, listens during a November meeting of the University of California Board of Regents in San Francisco.
Gov. Jerry Brown, right, gestures while speaking out against tuition increases as Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, left, listens during a November meeting of the University of California Board of Regents in San Francisco. The Associated Press

In case you missed it:

Gavin Newsom said he wouldn't have acquiesced to Donald Trump's request to send troops to the border. Jerry Brown agreed, with stipulations.

A powerful Southern California water agency will pay most of the bill for the controversial Delta tunnels.

Californians want to know about education in the governor's race, but aren't paying particularly close attention to the news.

Groups pressure Brown to freeze new oil and gas drilling in California.

The state's wine, nut and fruit industry could take a hit in Trump's potential trade war.

Xavier Becerra hints at an investigation against Exxon Mobil.

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