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Demonstrators urge Public Utilities Commission to fund Lifeline , low-income wireless services
Dr. Tecoy Porter (left) Brother Kevin Carter (front) talking about the importance of the Lifeline program Sacramento, CA on Sept 12, 2022.(Robert J Hansen) A demonstration was held in front of the Legislative Swing Building last Monday urging the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to reconsider a vote that would essentially end the California Lifeline Program which provides free wireless cell phone services to low-income Californians.
Feud Escalates Between the Governors of California and Florida After Gov. Newsom Challenges Gov. DeSantis to a TV Debate
DeSantis jokes: Could California even keep the lights on long enough?. The long-standing feud between Governor Ron DeSantis of Florida and Governor Gavin Newsom of California took another turn recently, after Newsom challenged DeSantis to a televised debate in advance of mid-term elections, on September 16.
Governor Newsom reveals details on free online tutoring available to all Californians
There’s good news in California for students of all ages who need help with their studies. Governor Gavin Newsom announced the details of a new pilot program that offers all Californians access to free online tutoring and education resources.
California’s Governor Tells Hollywood Film Industry It Shouldn’t Make Films in Georgia on Moral and Political Grounds
Another attack on states outside California from Newsom. Gov. Gavin Newsom of CaliforniaOffice of the Governor of California, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons. On July 4, California's Governor Gavin Newsom spent $105,000 on TV adverts to run in Florida. He used those adverts to make the claim that "freedom is under attack" in Florida and invited residents of the state to move to California "where we still believe in freedom".
Governor Newsom signs gun law allowing victims to sue those who distribute illegal guns
Governor Gavin Newsom visits Santa Monica College to sign SB 1327 on Friday, July 22, 2022.(Governor's Office) Governor Gavin Newsom signed the nation’s first legislation allowing individuals to sue those who distribute illegal assault weapons and ghost-guns on Friday at Santa Monica College, the site of a mass shooting that claimed the lives of six people including the gunman in 2013 according to a press statement from the Governor’s Office.
Gavin Newsom Reveals His Motivation for Going After Gov. DeSantis: It Was Because of His Special Olympics Vaccine Threat
"He did something that tipped me very directly" says Newsom. Gov. DeSantis at Special Olympics BriefingTwitter of CaseyDeSantis. On July 16 Governor of California Gavin Newsom revealed what motivated him to run TV adverts in Florida in which he attacked Governor Ron DeSantis and made the assertion that "Freedom is under attack in Florida", and it wasn't primarily about offering Floridians a haven of freedom if they were to move to his state.
Governor Newsom Signs Law Allowing Victims of Gun Crime To Sue Gun Manufacturers – Can It Possibly Be Enforced?
On July 12, California's Governor Gavin Newsom took to Twitter to announce that he has signed a new law for California - one that will allow victims of gun violence to sue the manufacturers of the weapons used against them.
Ron DeSantis Goes on the Offensive After Gov. Newsom’s Florida Advert – “California Treats Its Residents Like Peasants”
"In Florida... we were lifting people up" says DeSantis. The bitter feud between Governor Ron DeSantis of Florida and Governor Gavin Newsom of California has escalated in recent weeks - mainly due to the TV adverts that Newsom paid $105,000 to run in Florida on July 4.
Florida Reacts With Indifference and Sarcasm to Gavin Newsom’s Independence Day TV Adverts
Let in June it emerged that California's Democrat Governor Gavin Newsom, had paid around $105,000 to buy some TV advertising time in Florida, for July 4th. It was initially unclear what the substance of his advertising would be - perhaps an appeal to lure back Californians who have abandoned his state in favor of Florida, or maybe a launch of a presidential run for the 2024 election.
“Freedom Is Under Attack” in Florida According to TV Adverts Run by California’s Governor Newsom
TV advert accuses Republicans of constraining freedoms in Florida. It emerged last week that California's Governor Gavin Newsom had paid around $105,000 to secure some TV advertising slots in Florida on July 4. The purpose of the adverts was initially unclear and it was speculated that Governor Newsom may have wanted to score political points of Governor Ron DeSantis of Florida, or perhaps to lure back Californians who have moved from there to California in recent years.
California’s Governor Buys TV Advertising Time in Florida – Could He Be Trying To Win Back Californians Who Moved?
Governor Gavin Newsom of CaliforniaOffice of the Governor of California, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons. On June 27 it emerged that Governor Gavin Newsom - the governor of California has invested around $105,000 in cable TV advertising time on July 4, with the adverts to be run in the state of Florida. The news surfaced after the purchase of air time was announced on Twitter:
Imprisoned man given excessive sentence, his family is asking Governor Gavin Newsom for clemency
E’drick Brown’s aunt Toni, (left) and wife, Angelique Brown (right) lead a demonstration asking clemency be granted to E’drick.(Photo by Robert J Hansen) A rally was held at the California State Capitol in support of an incarcerated man who was sentenced to 39 years to life for a crime where no one was physically hurt.