Jeremy White

California politics reporter for Politico and co-author of Politico California Playbook

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Covers California politics for Politico.

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California AB 5 aims to make it more difficult for companies to classify workers in the so-called gig economy as independent contractors.

Will California make it tougher to classify people as independent contractors? Democratic candidates take notice

California AB 5 aims to make it more difficult for companies to classify workers in the so-called gig economy as independent contractors.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Governor Gavin Newsom has signed legislation that changes the language governing when officers are allowed to use deadly force.

Gov. Newsom signs legislation to restrict police officers’ use of deadly force

Governor Gavin Newsom has signed legislation that changes the language governing when officers are allowed to use deadly force.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A lot of the migrants trying to cross the border come from El Salvador.

Gov. Newsom gets a close look at why people are leaving El Salvador

A lot of the migrants trying to cross the border come from El Salvador.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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