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    Calif. Gov. Schwarzenegger Announces 244 Proposed Renewable Energy Projects Throughout State

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the first comprehensive list of 244 proposed renewable energy projects that could produce up to...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Stephen Gallon to Riverside County Superior Court

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointment of Stephen J. Gallon to a judgeship in the Riverside County Superior Court....

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Two to Orange County Superior Court

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointments of Beatriz M. Gordon and Dennis J. Keough to judgeships in the Orange...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Pamela Butler to Monterey County Superior Court

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointment of Pamela L. Butler to a judgeship in the Monterey County Superior Court....

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Donna Tarter to Kings County Superior Court

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointment of Donna L. Tarter to a judgeship in the Kings County Superior Court....

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Two to Kern County Superior Court

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointments of Jose R. Benavides and Susan M. Gill to judgeships in the Kern...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Tricia Bigelow Presiding Justice of Second District Court of Appeal

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointment of Tricia A. Bigelow as presiding justice of the Second District Court of...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Poli Flores Jr. to Imperial County Superior Court

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointment of Poli Flores Jr. to a judgeship in the Imperial County Superior Court....

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Sends Letter to California Congressional Delegation on Health Care Reform Legislation

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger yesterday sent a letter to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and members of the California Congressional...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Announces Appointments for 12.22.09

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the following appointments: First, Ronnie Caplane, 61, of Oakland, has been reappointed to the Workers’...

    L.A. Mayor Villaraigosa Names Joan Sullivan Deputy Mayor Of Education

    LOS ANGELES /California Newswire/ -- Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa yesterday named Joan Sullivan Deputy Mayor of Education. She is the founder of the Bronx...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Announces $26.5 Million in Awards to Counties to Combat IHSS Fraud

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Committed to combating fraud within the In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) program, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today joined Sacramento County District Attorney...

    Nava to close loophole in California law in response to Richmond Gang Rape

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Responding to the brutal gang rape incident of a minor in Richmond, California, Assemblymember Pedro Nava (D-Santa Barbara), Vice Chair...

    Nava and California Breast Cancer Survivors Urge State Leaders to Spare Cuts to Breast Cancer Screening

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Assemblymembers Pedro Nava (D-Santa Barbara), Noreen Evans (D-Santa Rosa), and Susan G. Komen for the Cure, health organizations, breast cancer...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Announces Appointment of Ana Matosantos as First Latina Finance Director

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today extended his deep felt gratitude to Michael Genest for his service to the people of California....

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Joins Chanukah Celebration at Capitol Menorah Lighting Ceremony

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and local leaders of the Jewish community today joined Chabad of Sacramento to celebrate Chanukah at the...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger to Promote California’s Leading Green Policies at UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- To highlight California’s leadership in combating climate change and encourage action at all levels of government, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger will...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Presents Medal of Valor Award to 27 California State Employees

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger yesterday presented 27 state employees with the Governor’s State Employee Medal of Valor award for demonstrating extraordinary...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Issues Statement on Election of New Assembly Speaker

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Schwarzenegger yesterday issued the following statement regarding the election of Assemblymember John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) as speaker of...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Issues Proclamation for Special Election to Fill Vacancy in 37th Senate District

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger issued the following proclamation today, declaring June 8, 2010 the date for a special election in California’s...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Congratulates Maj. General William H. Wade II Upon Selection as Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today issued the following statement congratulating Major General William H. Wade II, Adjutant General of the California...

    Komen Affiliates Urge Calif. State Leaders to Spare Cuts to Breast Cancer Screening Access for Neediest Women

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Assemblymember Pedro Nava (D-Santa Barbara), breast cancer survivors and advocates from all seven California Affiliates of Susan G. Komen for...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Issues Statement on California’s Expansion in Green Jobs and Businesses

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today issued the following statement after Next 10 released a report showing that green jobs and businesses...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Issues Statement on California Charter Schools 'A' Rating from Center for Education Reform

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today issued the following statement after the Washington-based Center for Education Reform released a report, giving California...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Celebrates Opening of Ventura Veterans Home

    VENTURA /California Newswire/ -- Continuing his commitment to California’s veterans, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today joined California Department of Veterans Affairs (CDVA) Secretary Roger Brautigan...

    Nava Receives Perfect Score on 2009 Congress of California Seniors Legislature Report Card

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- The Congress of California Seniors has released their California Legislative Report Card and Assemblymember Pedro Nava received a 100 percent...

    Nava Releases Memorandum on Ojai Bear Incident and Calif. Dept. Fish and Game Policies – Seeks Public Input

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Following a series of meetings with the California Department of Fish and Game (DFG), Assemblymember Pedro Nava (D-Santa Barbara) is...

    Calif. Gov. Schwarzenegger Announces Appointments

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the following appointments: Fred Ameri, 69, of Newport Beach, has been reappointed to the Santa...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger’s Communications Director Matt David Issues Statement After Senator Steinberg’s Comments on Appointment of Sen. Maldonado

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Schwarzenegger's Communications Director Matt David today issued the following statement after Senator Steinberg’s comments on the Governor’s recent appointment...

    Calif. Assemblymember Pedro Nava says new Lt. Gov. appointment will cost taxpayers millions

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Assemblymember Pedro Nava believes yesterday's Lieutenant Governor appointment will cost taxpayers millions of dollars, and Nava claims the Governor has...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Issues Statement on California’s First-in-the-Nation Cap and Trade Program

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger issued the following statement after the California Air Resources Board today released a preliminary draft of the...

    Calif. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Abel Maldonado Lieutenant Governor

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointment of Senator Abel Maldonado (R-Santa Maria) as Lieutenant Governor. “Senator Maldonado has proven...

    Consumer Federation of California Gives Pedro Nava 100 Percent Rating

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Assemblymember Pedro Nava (D-Santa Barbra), Chair of the Assembly Banking & Finance Committee, announced yesterday that he received a perfect...
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    Calif. Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III Reminds Parents to Check Ratings Info When Making Holiday Video Game Purchases

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Assistant Speaker pro Tempore Isadore Hall, III (D- Compton) today urged California’s shoppers to pay careful attention to the age...

    Calif. Assemblymember Hall Announces Members of the Select Committee on Re-Entry

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- According to a news release issued today, Speaker Karen Bass (D- Baldwin Hills) has named the following members to the...

    Foreclosure Crisis in California Addressed at Sacramento Hearing

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Assemblymember Pedro Nava (D-Santa Barbra), Chair of the Assembly Banking & Finance Committee, led the second in a series of...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Issues Statement on Decision to Reject Workers’ Compensation Rate Increase

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger yesterday issued a statement after Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner rejected a second request by the Workers’ Compensation...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Announces Launch of 'I Built It-Youth' Campaign

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger yesterday announced the launch of the “I Built It-Youth” campaign, a statewide effort to begin training California’s...

    Nevada Assembly Speaker Barbara E. Buckley to be Hosted by Nava at Calif. State Capitol

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Nevada has a Successful Loan Mediation Program. What: Hearing of the Assembly Banking & Finance Committee (the second in...

    Calif. Gov. Schwarzenegger Takes Action to Secure Available Recovery Act Funds for Early Childhood Education

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Building on his commitment to both high-quality early childhood education and bringing available American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (Recovery Act)...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Roger Brautigan Secretary of CDVA, Announces Appointment of Rocky Chavez as Undersecretary

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Calif. Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointment of Roger Brautigan as secretary for the California Department of Veterans Affairs...

    Calif. Assemblymember Nava to Investigate Hidden Credit Card Fees for California Consumers

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Assemblymember Pedro Nava (D-Santa Barbra), Chair of the Assembly Banking & Finance Committee, today announced that the Committee will hold...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints John J. Benoit District IV Riverside County Supervisor

    RIVERSIDE /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger yesterday announced the appointment of John J. Benoit to the Riverside County Board of Supervisors, representing District...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Celebrates Opening of EVI Worldwide Headquarters in Stockton

    STOCKTON /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger yesterday joined officials from Electric Vehicles International (EVI) to announce the opening of their new worldwide headquarters...

    Calif. Assemblymember Pedro Nava Demands Answers from California’s Largest Banks

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Assemblymember Pedro Nava (D-Santa Barbara), Chair of the Assembly Banking & Finance Committee, asked California’s largest financial institutions on October...

    Calif. Gov. Schwarzenegger Applauds Passage of Historic Comprehensive Water Package

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today issued the following statement regarding the legislature’s passage of an historic package to reform and rebuild...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger’s Race to the Top Legislative Package Passes State Senate

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger issued the statement below after the California State Senate voted to pass SBX5 1, the bi-partisan measure...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Appoints Louis Fuentes District I Imperial County Supervisor

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today announced the appointment of Louis Fuentes to the Imperial County Board of Supervisors, representing District I....

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Applauds Senate Education Committee for Standing by California’s School Children, Passing SBX5 1

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger yesterday issued the statement below after the state Senate Education Committee voted 5-0 to approve SBX5 1,...

    Ca. Gov. Schwarzenegger Celebrates Opening of World’s Largest Landfill Gas to Liquefied Natural Gas Facility in Calif.

    SACRAMENTO /California Newswire/ -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today celebrated the opening of the world’s largest landfill gas to liquefied natural gas (LFG-to-LNG) facility in...

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