Gavin Christopher Newsom is an American politician and businessman. He is the 40th governor of California, serving since January 2019. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as the 49th lieutenant governor of California from 2011 to 2019 and as the 42nd mayor of San Francisco from 2004 to 2011. He was sworn in as Governor of California on January 7, 2019.
California's new governor faces backlash from families of crime victims for halting all executions. There are 737 inmates on death row in California, most of any state in the nation. Supporters say the.. CBS News - Published
California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday imposed a moratorium on the death penalty as the possibility of the first executions in the state in 13 years loomed, causing him a crisis of conscience...
California Governor Gavin Newsom imposed a moratorium on the state's death penalty on Wednesday, granting reprieves to all 737 inmates on death row and closing the state's execution chamber. Rough Cut..
California Gov. Gavin Newsom came into office and prioritized the issue of the death penalty. According to Business Insider, Newsom is expected to use executive action with the issue. He said: "I don't..
A rain-swollen river in Northern California has flooded about 2,000 homes and businesses along a valley famous for its wineries, and left residents of Guerneville stranded by high waters. Rough Cut (no..
California Governor Gavin Newsom said Tuesday the state will not complete a $77.3 billion planned high-speed rail train, but will finish a smaller section between Merced and Bakersfield. Rough Cut (no..
California Governor Gavin Newsom is abandoning plans to build a high-speed railroad between Los Angeles and San Francisco, saying the ambitious project that was approved by voters and championed by his..
FILE PHOTO: Gavin Newsom campaigns at San Diego State University in San Diego, California, U.S. REUTERS/Mike Blake (Reuters) - California Governor Gavin Newsom said Tuesday the state will not complete..
California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed an executive order placing a moratorium on executions and ordering the immediate dismantling of San Quentin's gas and lethal injection execution.. USATODAY.com - Published
Gov. Gavin Newsom called the death penalty "a failure" that "has discriminated against defendants who are mentally ill, black, brown, or can't afford legal representation." Wednesday Newsom placed a.. USATODAY.com - Published
By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO (Reuters) - California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday imposed a moratorium on the death penalty as the possibility of the first executions in the state in 13 years.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters
California‘s governor is set to sign an executive order temporarily halting the state’s death penalty, granting reprieve to all 737 inmates on death row. Gavin Newsom is also closing the state’s.. WorldNews - Published
California Governor Gavin Newsom will impose a moratorium on the state’s death penalty on Wednesday, granting reprieves to all 737 inmates on death row and closing the state’s execution chamber, an.. France 24 - Published
"I do not believe that a civilized society can claim to be a leader in the world as long as its government continues to sanction the premeditated and discriminatory execution of its people," Newsom.. CBS News - Published