California

Uber, Lyft and DoorDash initiative seeking labor law exemption heads to California voters

An expensive ballot measure championed by Uber, Lyft and DoorDash to exempt…

 

Court upholds California governor’s coronavirus ban on in-person church services

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Gov. Gavin Newsom’s ban on…

 

College class of 2020 entering a shrinking job market

By Ashley A. Smith EdSource Just a few short months ago, the…

  • May 22, 2020

 

The pandemic hasn’t killed California’s big housing plans — but they have mutated

By Matt Levin, CalMatters Toni Atkins stood on the state Senate floor…

  • May 21, 2020

Most California school districts plan to open in the fall. Here’s how it would work

Most public school districts in California are planning to reopen campuses on…

Coronavirus shutdown means less money for schools, healthcare in California budget, Newsom says

With California’s economy hobbled by the impacts of the long coronavirus shutdown,…

Hospitals call for state, federal funding as revenues plummet

Medical centers furlough workers due to lost revenue from canceled elective procedures

CSU to cancel most in-person classes and go online this fall

Vaccines or treatments are unlikely to be available for students by fall

CPUC imposes record$1.9B penalty on PG&E for 2017, 2018 wildfires

Commission votes to suspend penalty to protect funds for payments to fire victims

SF to begin to allow retailers to re-open with storefront pickup

For the first time in nearly two months San Francisco will begin…

Fears of coronavirus ‘second wave’ temper California reopening efforts

Bay Area continuing to enforce stay-at home order even as statewide guidelines are relaxed.

SF joins state AB5 lawsuit against Uber, Lyft

Complaint alleges companies misclassify workers as contractors to avoid cost of benefits

Gov. Gavin Newsom says reopening California will begin this week

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced that some retail stores across the state can…

California Department of Social Services launches childcare portal

Governor Newsom announces state childcare subsidies and site to help parents find facilities

All state and local beaches in Orange County must temporarily close, Gov. Gavin Newsom says

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday ordered the temporary “hard close” of state…

Newsom: Some California businesses could reopen within weeks as state fights coronavirus

Governor says K-12 schools could reopen early this summer to make up for lost learning time

Newsom says California shutdown must continue, but surge in testing will help

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday announced an expansion of coronavirus testing capability…

Gov. Newsom names goals that must be met to lift California coronavirus order

Gov. Gavin Newsom says California needs to increase testing, protect high-risk residents…

Gov. Gavin Newsom said he ‘owns’ coronavirus testing lapses, announces task force

Gov. Gavin Newsom said California will significantly increase COVID-19 testing capabilities, adding…

Grand Princess to set sail after crew quarantine ends

A quarantine aboard the Grand Princess cruise ship anchored in San Francisco…