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  • California Supreme Court appointee Kruger wins state panel's approval

    Leondra R. Kruger Gov. Jerry Brown's third appointment this term to the California Supreme Court, won unanimous approval Monday from a three-member state commission. Kruger, 38, a deputy assistant U.S. attorney general, will be the first African...
  • California Supreme Court appointee, and Glendale native, wins state panel's approval

    California Supreme Court appointee, and Glendale native, wins state panel's approval
    Leondra R. KrugerĀ Gov. Jerry Brown's third appointment this term to the California Supreme Court, won unanimous approval Monday from a three-member state commission. Kruger, 38, a deputy assistant U.S. attorney general, will be the first African...
  • Commissioner Michael Picker named president of PUC

    Commissioner Michael Picker named president of PUC
    Gov. Jerry Brown moved to limit fallout from a growing scandal at the Public Utilities Commission by naming his former renewable energy advisor Michael Picker as the new president of the powerful regulatory agency. The governor also chose Liane...
  • Gov. Brown names Commissioner Michael Picker president of PUC

    Moving to limit fallout from a growing scandal at the California Public Utilities Commission, Gov. Jerry Brown named his former renewable energy advisor, Michael Picker, as the new president of the powerful regulatory agency. The governor also chose...
  • Man's pardon withdrawn after Times discloses financial regulators' censure

    Man's pardon withdrawn after Times discloses financial regulators' censure
    Gov. Jerry Brown withdrew a Christmas Eve pardon Wednesday after learning from the Los Angeles Times that he was granting clemency to a man recently disciplined by financial regulators. Glen Williams Carnes, one of 105 people who received an executive...
  • L.A. Mayor Garcetti's earthquake safety campaign faces obstacles

    L.A. Mayor Garcetti's earthquake safety campaign faces obstacles
    When Eric Garcetti took office as Los Angeles mayor 18 months ago, skeptics questioned whether he was setting civic ambitions too low by promising to improve street paving, tree trimming, sidewalk repairs and trash pickup. But with his recent rollout of...
  • Asking Santa for politicians with guts

    We can all dream, so here's my wish list for Christmas gifts. If none show up under the tree, that's OK. I can wait. But I won't hold my breath. I've wished for some of these presents previously but pretty much been blown off by Santa. At the top of...
  • Mary Nichols has 'rock star' influence as top air quality regulator

    A meeting with Gov. Jerry Brown and Chevron executives was ending when an oil company official turned to Mary Nichols, California's top regulator for air pollution. There was only so much Chevron could do to meet the state's rules, he told her. "I...
  • Finally, UC gets budget attention

    There's nothing like a possible tuition increase at the University of California to stir things up. Students rush out to protest; regents and politicians, parents and professors engage in robust — sometimes enraged — debate. And finally, if...
  • As more inmates are released from prison, more parolees return

    As more inmates are released from prison, more parolees return
    Randy Whittenburg was a "commendable" candidate for release from prison. After 31 years behind bars for his role in a Los Angeles strong-arm robbery that ended in murder, Whittenburg had earned four vocational certificates; completed Bible study,...
  • Jerry Brown looks to carry on his family's legacy building California

    Jerry Brown looks to carry on his family's legacy building California
    At a rally in the waning days of the fall campaign, Gov. Jerry Brown bantered with Rep. Dana Rohrabacher about how long they had been acquainted. The Huntington Beach congressman said, "When you had hair." Brown rejoined, "When I had hair,...