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Not so much, according to Gov. Jerry Brown.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf made a televised statement telling residents she had heard from multiple sources of pending ICE action in the San Francisco Bay area.
The Democratic governor made the charge shortly after Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III intensified the Republican administration's confrontation with California.
“We all knew and still no arrests,” read one of the three billboards from the 50-year-old conservative provocateur who goes by the name Sabo.
Tony Mendoza became the third member of the California legislature, to resign over allegations of sexual misconduct since the #MeToo movement took root last fall.
A number of employees and their families were forced to evacuate the community of Oxnard, Cal., for a short time.
"Our world, our way of life, our system of governance — all are at immediate and genuine risk," Brown told state lawmakers, referring to Trump's policies.
California lawmaker Raul Bocanegra resigned a week after local media reported that six women had accused him of sexual harassment.
Dozens of local governments and cities, including New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, have joined the growing “sanctuary” movement.
Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher has not indicated he will return a $1,000 donation he received from Paul Manafort for his campaign in 2014.
“Society forces people into boxes & tells us who we’re supposed to be. SB 179 helps people of all gender identities be their authentic selves,” said Democratic Sen. Scott Wiener.
The new law in the country’s most populous state prevents police from inquiring about immigration status.
President Trump has insisted Mexico would pay for building the wall, which experts said could cost about $22 billion and take more than three years to complete.
The measure bans police from asking for the immigration status of people who have been arrested.
Among other things, California lawmakers will vote on whether to become a so-called sanctuary state.
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Trump’s move to rescind DACA would be “an economic travesty” for the state, which depends on immigrant labor.
Anti-immigration demonstrators faced off against a much bigger crowd of counter-protesters.
The fastest-growing GDP state has largely been a staunch opponent of President Trump’s inflamed rhetoric against immigrants.
“It’s why we have Trump,” the former host, who was ordered to take a course on Asian American studies as part of her punishment, told a prospective renter.
After being attacked by cops and a dog who were looking for a large male suspect, Tatyana Hargrove was then arrested for assaulting a police officer.
No other state appears to be developing a similar grant program.
A “Resist March” in Los Angeles against President Donald Trump took the place of the city’s annual pride parade.
The city stands accused of failing to develop affordable housing for people with disabilities despite accepting millions of dollars of federal funds for that purpose.