Posts Tagged as "Beyond Kern"

President Biden unveils ambitious plan to benefit over 30 million Americans

April 10, 2024 / By
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President Joe Biden announced his new plans to deliver student debt relief to over 30 million Americans when combined with previous actions under his administration.

California Volunteers: Join the movement to transform communities through service

April 4, 2024 / By
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California Volunteers, also known as California Service Corps, is currently looking for California residents interested in joining one of their many programs to help communities by taking climate action, tutoring and mentoring students to help them succeed, supporting regions impacted by disasters, working to end hunger, and connecting vulnerable people to vital resources and services. 

James B. McClatchy Foundation announces ambitious plan to transform Central Valley

October 27, 2023 / By
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On Wednesday, the James B. McClatchy Foundation (JBMF) announced that they’ve set a goal to invest all their resources into the Central Valley of California by 2030 with their Sunrise Plan, which will create a lasting impact by seeing ideas and cultivating an environment to support all Central Valley communities. 

California signs landmark Fentanyl Task Force bill into law

October 17, 2023 / By
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On October 13, Governor Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 33 (AB 33) — a bill to create a statewide Fentanyl Addiction and Overdose Prevention Task Force — into law.

California secures billions in funding for clean hydrogen projects, boosting jobs and reducing carbon emissions

October 13, 2023 / By
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Today, the office of Governor Gavin Newsom announced that California will receive up to $1.2 billion from the United States Department of Energy to accelerate the development and deployment of clean renewable hydrogen, which will be critical to cutting pollution and expanding the clean energy economy statewide. 

Newsom signs landmark bills to revolutionize State’s mental health system

October 13, 2023 / By
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Yesterday, Governor Newsom signed Senate Bill 326 and Assembly Bill 531, which means people in California will now have the ability to change and transform the state’s mental health system.

California farmworkers struggle for coverage despite frontline status

October 11, 2023 / By
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Despite being regarded as frontline workers, California farmworkers are significantly less likely to have health insurance coverage than the general population as they’re ineligible for most of the State’s safety-net services.

California restricts state-funded travel to various states over anti-LGBTQ+ legislation

July 27, 2023 / By
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On July 14, California Attorney General Rob Bonta announced that California will restrict state-funded travel to Missouri, Nebraska, and Wyoming as a result of anti-LGBTQ+ legislation that was recently enacted in each state. 

Heat Ready CA campaign launched to protect communities from extreme heat

July 14, 2023 / By
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On July 11, Governor Gavin Newsom launched Heat Ready CA, one of the nation’s first statewide multi-ethnic awareness and education campaigns designed to keep Californians safe during extreme heat. 

Governor Newsom announces new efforts to protect mediation abortion access in California

April 19, 2023 / By
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With the United States Supreme Court ruling on abortion medications looming, Governor Gavin Newsom highlighted new actions California is taking to protect reproductive freedom, including medication abortion.