Tag: Gavin Newsom

California Unemployment Claims Backlog May Persist Until Next Year

California officials said it may take until Jan. 27, 2021, for the state’s Employment Development Department (EDD) to work its way through a massive backlog of unemployment cases accumulated during the COVID-19 pandemic. The EDD implemented a “two week reset” starting Sept. 19 to address…

NTD Business Full Broadcast (Sept. 23)

California plans to stop selling new gas-powered cars by 2035. Governor Gavin Newsom announced the move today. Seven states have ended their $300 weekly unemployment benefit, and more states are running out of funds. More details about the FinCEN file drop. We talk to Tom…

California’s Gavin Newsom Bans Gas-powered Vehicles, Effective 2035

California Governor Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that the state will ban sales of gas-powered vehicles, effective in 2035. Newsom said that the “audacious” goal was necessary to achieve the state’s goal of 100% renewable energy by 2045.…

Dereliction of Duty: Kamala Harris Missing in Action as Wildfires Burn Her State

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), who last week surveyed wildfire damage in her state of California, has primarily focused on climate change in the wake of the devastation across her state.…

New California Law Makes Spreading Vote-By-Mail Misinformation a Crime

LOS ANGELES (CNS)—A newly signed state law authored by a Southland legislator makes spreading misinformation about voting by mail a misdemeanor criminal offense. Senate Bill 739 (SB 739) was signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Sept. 18 and took effect immediately as an urgency measure.…

OC Supervisor Requests Local Control of COVID Funds in Letter to Trump

Orange County Supervisor Donald Wagner sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Sept. 17 asking the federal government to send COVID-19 funding directly to California’s counties and bypass state authorities. “Governor Newsom has specifically threatened to withhold Federal funds to ‘disobedient’ counties that develop…

CA Family Accuses Gavin Newsom, Kamala Harris of Trespassing on Fire-Damaged Property for ‘Photo Op’

A California family has accused Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) and Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) of trespassing on their property for a photo opportunity after wildfires ravaged their home.…

California Family Says Kamala Harris, Gavin Newsom Used Their Burnt Home for Photo Op

A family in Fresno County, California, is upset that vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) trespassed on their property to use their burnt home as a photo op, according to a local news report.…

Kamala Harris Blames California Wildfires on Climate Change, Newsom Agrees: She ‘Gets It’

On a tour of the wildfire devastation in California, Gov. Gavin Newsom praised Kamala Harris for believing climate change caused the blazes.…

Nunes: ‘The Radical Left Has Made It Almost Impossible for Anyone to Get Along in This Country’

Representative Devin Nunes (R-CA) on Wednesday argued that the United States is “under attack” by the radical left-wing.…

City of Anaheim Asks Gavin Newsom to Re-open Disney After $100 Million Shortfall

The city government of Anaheim, California, has asked Gov. Gavin Newsom to issue regulations that allow Disneyland and other theme parks to reopen, after the lack of commerce brought a $100 million shortfall to public coffers.…

Petition Urges CA Gov. Newsom to Protect Women, Veto Gender Identity Incarceration

The Women’s Liberation Front has launched a petition to urge CA. Gov. Gavin Newsom to veto a bill allowing gender identity incarceration.…

Donald Trump Asks Gov. Gavin Newsom if He’s Going to Clear Dead Trees Out of Forests

As an official highlighted the impact of the pine beetle devastation killing trees in the state forests, Trump asked, “Do you view that differently? And now you’re going to be clearing it? Or doing whatever you’re going to do?”…

WATCH: Hundreds of Vehicles Join L.A. ‘Rally in the Valley’ for Trump

LOS ANGELES, California — Hundreds of supporters of President Donald Trump paraded down Ventura Boulevard in a “Rally in the Valley” to show their support on Sunday morning. Pickup trucks, minivans, motorcycles, military vehicles, and even a Tesla appeared among…

Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Bill Reducing Penalties for Sodomy with Minors

Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-CA) signed a controversial bill into law Friday that will give judges greater discretion to decide whether adults who commit sodomy with minors should be placed on California’s sex offender registry.…

California Governor Signs Law That Expunges Records of Former Inmates Who Fight Fires

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a law that enables former inmates to withdraw guilty pleas and get their records expunged. The bill “will help give people opportunity and hope,” Newsom told reporters during a press conference outside of Oroville. “And those are those…

California Governor Signs Controversial Sex Offender Bill into Law

A California bill that critics say encourages pedophilia was signed into law by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Sept. 11. The bill was passed by the state legislature on the last day of the 2020 session and sent to the governor’s desk on Sept. 8. Newsom…

Gavin Newsom at Ash-Strewn Wildfire Site: ‘The Debate Is Over Around Climate Change’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D), without evidence, declared that the ongoing wildfires in his state prove the science surrounding global warming is now officially settled.…

Democrats Blame Wildfires on Global Warming: ‘Please Don’t Tell Me the Green New Deal Is Radical’

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), along with his progressive allies, is using the wildfires ravaging the west to push for a Green New Deal, casting blame on President Trump, whom he says “rejects science and calls climate change a hoax.”…

Gender Reveal Party Blamed for Sparking California Wildfire

A gender reveal party was blamed by officials Monday for sparking one of several wildfires now raging across the state of California.…

Trump Vows to Defund California Schools Pushing Revisionist History from 1619 Project

President Donald Trump said Sunday that the Department of Education (DOE) is investigating California public schools including the 1619 Project in their curricula.…

California Braces for More Rolling Blackouts

California residents were warned Saturday evening of the imminent possibility of rolling electricity blackouts due to high demand in the middle of a another heat wave.…

OC Officials Surprised by Delay in Reopening Schools

Orange County officials said in a Sept. 3 press conference that they were surprised when California’s new tier system required them to delay reopening schools for another two weeks. The county is on track to reopen classrooms on Sept. 22, according to the color-coded system.…

California Extends Eviction Moratoriums for Five Months

Gov. Gavin Newsom and California lawmakers agreed on Aug. 31 to an extension of eviction protections designed to help both tenants and landlords impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The extended moratorium, Assembly Bill 3088, runs through Jan. 31, 2021. It was signed into law…

California Lawmakers Pass Bill to Diversify ‘White, Wealthier’ Juries

Lawmakers in California have passed legislation to install diversity in juries that they believe are unfairly mostly “white” and “wealthier.”…

Los Angeles County to Terminate Lease with Church Suing over Virus Restrictions

Los Angeles County informed Grace Community Church Friday it must vacate the parking area it has leased from the county since 1975 in the wake of the church’s lawsuit over prohibitions from indoor worship.…

Newsom Takes Trump’s Advice: Agrees to $1 billion Forest Management Plan to Prevent Wildfires

The U.S. Forest Service and Democrat CA Gov. Gavin Newsom have reached agreement on a $1 billion plan to manage forests to prevent wildfires.…

Pro-Biden Firm Wins $35M Contract to Promote Mail-In Voting in California

A firm supporting Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden, with financial ties to his campaign, has won a contract by the state of California to promote a statewide mail-in voting initiative for the 2020 election.…

OC Sees Improving COVID-19 Trends as State Unveils New Rating System

SANTA ANA, Calif. (CNS)—Orange County falls within California’s new “purple tier” of counties for COVID-19, the worst level, but it’s on the verge of being upgraded to the next tier of red, Orange County Supervisor Lisa Bartlett said Aug. 28 after state officials unveiled a…

Fact Check: Trump Claims Biden’s Energy Policies ‘Can’t Keep the Lights On’

Trump told the RNC: “How can Joe Biden claim to be an ‘ally of the Light’ when his own party can’t even keep the lights on?”…