The State Worker Newsletter

California lawmakers send big budget to Brown

In case you missed it

Lawmakers sent California's $200 billion budget to Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday, Adam Ashton reports.

Ashton also writes that Capitol staff are prepping to move out of the 66-year-old Capitol Annex.

Should Daylight Saving Time come to an end? Taryn Luna reports on a new proposal asking voters to repeal a 70-year-old initiative that set a biannual clock change in California.

From our opinion section

Columnist Bill Whalen asks: Does Gavin Newsom represent a shift in the California Democratic Party?

Joe Mathews has given up on California providing universal preschool — at least for his kids.