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THE HEADLINES: FRBlog: Everything That is Wrong With the State Budget, Part 3 FresBee: Former employee sues Treasurer Fiona Ma alleging sexual harassment, wrongful termination SFC: California Treasurer Fiona Ma sued for sexual harassment by former employee SacBee: Former employee sues Treasurer Fiona Ma alleging sexual harassment, wrongful termination ABC7: SF family held at gunpoint during home robbery SFC: S.F. deploys more foot police while battling perception city is overrun with crime SJMN: You can see tax returns for all 41 recall candidates, but not Gov. Newsom’s BreitbartCA: Larry Elder to Challenge Unusual Exclusion from California Recall FresBee: Family members of murder victims call for Gov. Newsom’s recall AP: Tax returns show Caitlyn Jenner’s income has fallen sharply SDUT: Column: Newsom recall campaign reaches pivotal point and things are just getting wilder AP: EXPLAINER: How California could recall its governor VCStar $: Meet the three Ventura County residents vying for Newsom's seat SacBee: Law enforcement unions donate to California Democrats ahead of police reform vote SacBee: New California union president’s agenda at standstill after failed SEIU Local 1000 meeting LADN: Homeless at Studio City Sportsmen’s Lodge ask to stay rather than move to congregate shelters Gov. Newsom announces plan to tackle homelessness in CA VOC: Officials Wonder if OC Will Be Ready to House 1,000 Homeless People When the Money Rolls In AP: California launches largest free school lunch program in US CalM: Unpaid utility bills? California will pay off $2 billion to avoid shutoffs CalM: Newsom promised big on California health care. Where do his bold plans stand now? FresBee: Will California start requiring masks indoors again? Gavin Newsom sidesteps the question LADN: Coronavirus numbers keep climbing as LA County officials grapple with mask enforcement strategy LAT $: Will anyone enforce L.A. County’s new indoor mask mandate? VCStar $: Local health officials call for all to mask indoors AP: Anti-plastic waste initiative approved for California ballot SFC: Anti-plastic waste ballot initiative approved for 2022 ballot SFC: Newsom bans sending foster youth to faraway treatment programs CalM: UC tuition hike: Regents to vote on ‘forever’ increase SFC: UC regents poised to approve $300M housing gift despite eviction concerns SFC: UC system admits its largest, most diverse undergraduate class ever AP: PG&E says its equipment possibly linked to big wildfire LAT $: Firefighters achieve mixed success in containing Northern California fires Reason: Biden Charges Facebook With Homicide, While His Surgeon General Recommends 'Legal and Regulatory Measures' To Suppress COVID-19 'Misinformation' NR: NPR Defines Down ‘Misinformation’ as the White House Cracks Down On It Reason: Judge Says 'Fuck Biden' Signs Are Obscenity and Orders Their Removal BreitbartCA: Master of Misinformation: Joe Biden’s 10 Worst Lies SJMN: Delta COVID surge would vault a dozen or more California counties to widespread purple tier LAT $: L.A. County coronavirus spike hits alarming levels OCReg: 29 women say San Pedro suspect in Kristin Smart’s death abused them LAT $: Hollywood crews could be forced to vaccinate under new deal with unions LAT $: Dramatic photos from NASA highlight severity of California’s drought SFC: Chancellor of California Community Colleges system to join Biden administration AP: California court upends part of law to protect gay seniors LAT $: Caltech says it regrets drilling holes in sacred Native American petroglyph site OCReg: California’s troubling path toward a ‘basic income’ NR: If Socialism Isn’t ‘Useful,’ Why Does Biden Rely on Socialists to Drive His Agenda? SJMN: Editorial: PG&E must come clean about its role in Dixie Fire CG: What California Could Have Done with the $30 Billion Lost by the EDD CalM: Great LA Times malpractice exposé has odd omission Huge Data Leak Shatters the Lie About Surveillance LAT $: Goldberg: Why won’t a dozen California legislators reveal their vaccination status? Could it be hypocrisy? AP: 3 killed in California vineyard plane crash were family SacBee: Keys gets 6 more months in prison after deleting Sacramento business magazine’s videos SacBee: New housing, civic center planned in Rancho Cordova. Not all residents are happy SFC: Oakland and A’s return to bargaining over stadium, but no progress before key vote A's fans fear losing 3rd Oakland team ahead of 'critical' meetingUpdated 3 hours ago Reason: Housing-Starved San Francisco Fines Developer $1.2 Million For Building Too Many Units BreitbartCA: California Bay Area Restaurants Add Fees to Address High Labor Costs, Worker Shortages CG: DoorDash, Grubhub Sue San Francisco Over Recently Passed Fee Cap Limits SF cracking down on illegal vendors at Fisherman's Wharf FresBee: Fresno auditor releases report on 5 officer-involved shootings. He says they’re all good FresBee: How will Fresno Unified spend the more than $700 million COVID funds? Here’s a look Stanislaus County leaders vote to give themselves a raise. One supervisor opposes it FresBee: Water returns to Central Valley town after well breaks down. But more money is needed CalCoast: Santa Barbara County Jail inmate dies from suspected suicide VCStar $: See protesters fight Ventura's SoCalGas compressor LADN: LAPD bomb squad miscalculated explosives before South LA blast, chief says LADN: Deadlines extended in LA County courts as officials work through COVID-related case backlog LADN: Trial starts for man accused of crime spree including fatal shooting of a motorist in Panorama City OCReg: OC Health Care Agency resumes more frequent reporting of COVID-19 data as cases rise OCReg: Billionaire Bill Gross and his Laguna Beach neighbor are headed back to court VOC: OC Officials Back Off on Reclaiming Public Back Bay Land from Newport Political Donor OCReg: Out of 105 candidates, Huntington Beach council picks zero SBSun: City Council may pursue steps to censure San Bernardino mayor SBSun: Memorial service for former Rep. Jerry Lewis set at University of Redlands PE: Chris Raahauge announces 2022 bid for Riverside County auditor-controller PE: Proposed Val Verde School District police budget cut draws protest from Riverside County law enforcers VOSD: The City Wants to Preserve SROs, But SRO Owners Hate the Plan SDUT: Study says women, minorities don’t get their fair share of billions in San Diego city contracts SDUT: San Diego city attorney proposes outside counsel help revise draft of police commission ordinance SDUT: Mayor Gloria announces proposed housing measures for San Diego Click here to read these stories at the FlashReport site! Sincerely, FlashReport Editors FLASHREPORT | Website FlashReport | 4040 MacArthur Blvd., Suite 20, Newport Beach, CA 92660 Unsubscribe [email protected] Update Profile | Constant Contact Data Notice Sent by [email protected] powered by Try email marketing for free today!