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Gov. Jerry Brown makes full-throated public and private pitches for climate change deal

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Mon, 07/17/2017 (All day)

Gov. Jerry Brown warned in a legislative committee hearing Thursday morning of threats to human existence and American democracy should lawmakers not pass his plan to fight climate change.

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Here's what to watch for in the vote to extend California's cap-and-trade program

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Mon, 07/17/2017 (All day)

Gov. Jerry Brown dusted off his little-used political mailing list on Friday to send an urgent message to his supporters: The time to rally around cap-and-trade is now.

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Can Jerry Brown fight climate change in his own backyard?

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Wed, 07/05/2017 (All day)

In a room once occupied by Republican Gov. Earl Warren, Jerry Brown toasted legislators from across the aisle at a recent climate luncheon in the stately Governor’s Mansion.

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Jerry Brown defies Trump on world stage

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Wed, 06/07/2017 (All day)

LOS ANGELES — For the past two years, California Gov. Jerry Brown has been aggressively recruiting other state and local governments to sign on to their own, sub-national climate pact.

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Gov. Brown signs sweeping legislation to combat climate change

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Mon, 09/12/2016 (All day)

California will become a petri dish for international efforts to slow global warming under legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday, forcing one of the world’s largest economies to squeeze into a dramatically smaller carbon footprint.