Laurel Rosenhall

Cal Matters

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Laurel Rosenhall is a reporter for Cal Matters. She is a former state capital reporter for the Sacramento Bee.

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Several police reform bills await Governor Gavin Newsom’s signature. One requires the attorney general to investigate fatal police shootings of unarmed civilians.

State lawmakers fail to pass many police reform bills, despite support after George Floyd’s death

Several police reform bills await Governor Gavin Newsom’s signature. One requires the attorney general to investigate fatal police shootings of unarmed civilians.

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Gavin Newsom wrapped up his first legislative session as governor of California on Sunday night by signing or vetoing the last few bills on his desk.

What is Newsom’s governing style -- based on bills he signed?

Gavin Newsom wrapped up his first legislative session as governor of California on Sunday night by signing or vetoing the last few bills on his desk.

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This year, hundreds of millions of dollars have been poured into ballot measure campaigns.

California hits new record for campaign spending

This year, hundreds of millions of dollars have been poured into ballot measure campaigns.

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