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How Refusing To Wisely Manage California’s Resources Led To Incessant Blackouts

Assuming lawmakers didn’t intend to promote policies that resulted in burned towns, scores of deaths, and widespread power outages, how did they arrive at this…

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Fact Check: Trump Claims Biden’s Energy Policies ‘Can’t Keep the Lights On’

Trump told the RNC: “How can Joe Biden claim to be an ‘ally of the Light’ when his own party can’t even keep the lights…

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Joe Biden And Kamala Harris Endorsed California Law Forcing Uber To Cut 200,000 Employees

Uber and its more than 200,000 drivers in California have fallen victim to the state’s assault on the gig economy.

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom: Time to ‘Sober Up’ About Green Energy’s Flaws

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday that the state had to “sober up” about the fact that renewable energy sources had failed to provide enough power…

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Gavin Newsom: California Can’t Afford to Pay for Extra Unemployment Benefits

California Governor Gavin Newsom said Monday that the state could not afford to pay its share of President Donald Trump’s new expansion of unemployment benefits…

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Joe Biden Promises ‘Second Great Railroad Revolution’

Former Vice President Joe Biden promised a “second great railroad revolution” as part of his climate change pitch on Tuesday in Wilmington, Delaware.

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Gavin Newsom Orders 30 Counties to Halt Indoor Activities, Including Bars

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) on Monday ordered the shut down of bars and indoor dining statewide and directed churches, gyms, and hair salons to…

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No, Congress Shouldn’t Add A State Bailout To Americans’ Coronavirus Tab

Lean, effective government, lower taxes, and pro-growth regulations will revive the U.S. economy far better than bailouts for mismanaged states.

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Gavin Newsom Orders Bars in L.A. County to Close Again Due to Coronavirus

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered all bars in Los Angeles County to close, due to a rapid increase in the number of coronavirus cases…

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Blue State Governors Struggling to Enforce Draconian Lockdown Orders

Several blue state governors have refused to listen to the cries of their residents begging them to reopen their respective states, instead issuing threats against…

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Report: Half of California’s 15,000 Hotel Rooms for Homeless Are Empty

Half of the 15,000 hotel rooms leased under Operation Roomkey, California’s program to provide emergency housing to the homeless during the coronavirus pandemic, are empty.

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Officials Delay County’s Reopening After 2K Show Up at California Rodeo

A county’s reopening has been delayed after nearly 2,000 people gathered for a rodeo in Cottonwood, California, on Sunday.

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California Sheriff: ‘I Refuse to Make Criminals Out of Business Owners’

Riverside County Sheriff Chad Bianco refuses to “make criminals out of business owners, single moms, and otherwise healthy individuals for exercising their constitutional rights.”

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‘Freedom Is Essential’: Protest Against Coronavirus Stay-at-Home Orders in L.A.

LOS ANGELES, California — Hundreds gathered at the Los Angeles City Hall on Friday to protest Gov. Gavin Newsom’s coronavirus stay-at-home orders and to demand…

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Northern California Counties Begin to Loosen Restrictions

Six counties in California’s Bay Area are gearing up to relax restrictions, beginning Monday, May 4.

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