Climate Change legislation

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With climate legislation stalling, Jerry Brown looks to potential fight at the ballot box

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Thu, 08/04/2016 (All day)

The battle to extend California’s climate policies could grind to a halt this year, but Gov. Jerry Brown plans to continue pressing the issue before his final term in office ends — even if that requires a ballot measure campaign in 2018.

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Gov. Brown signs climate change bill to spur renewable energy, efficiency standards

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Thu, 10/08/2015 (All day)

California launched an ambitious effort Wednesday to expand renewable energy and increase energy efficiency, advancing Gov. Jerry Brown's plans for battling climate change.

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Gas reduction dropped from California climate change bill

Published: 
Thu, 09/10/2015 (All day)

Gov. Jerry Brown faced a cascade of setbacks Wednesday as climate change legislation was stripped of his targets for reducing gasoline use, his effort to fix dilapidated roads was delayed, and there was no deal in sight to shore up funding for public healthcare.