Governor Newsom Issues First-Ever Social Innovation Impact Report Highlighting $3.9 Billion in Corporate and Philanthropic Partnerships Aiding State’s Housing Efforts, COVID-19 Response and More

November 24, 2020

Governor joins corporate and philanthropic leaders and Californians who have benefited from innovative public-private partnerships in a virtual symposium today  SACRAMENTO – Ahead of Thanksgiving, Governor Gavin Newsom t...

Today: Governor Newsom to Host Social Innovation Symposium Highlighting Public-Private Partnerships Uplifting Communities Across California

November 24, 2020

Governor to release state’s first Social Innovation Impact Report outlining billions in corporate and philanthropic contributions to support communities across the state SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom will join corpo...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 23, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Department of Public Health Announces Membership in the Community Vaccine Advisory Committee to Ensure Equity in COVID-19 Vaccine Access

November 22, 2020

Today, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced membership in the Community Vaccine Advisory Committee with broad representation from organizations throughout California to provide input into the distr...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 21, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Launch of California Rebuilding Fund to Help State’s Smallest Businesses Protect their California Dream

November 20, 2020

The California Rebuilding Fund will support California’s small businesses by offering flexible, affordable capital and free advisory services through community-based lenders SACRAMENTO – As businesses across the st...

Governor Releases Task Force on Business and Jobs Recovery Report 

November 20, 2020

Amid surge in COVID-19 cases, the report by Co-Chairs Ann O’Leary and Tom Steyer reaffirms the state’s health-first approach as the foundation for a safe and sustainable reopening  Report highlights innovative proposals ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 19, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Issues Limited Stay at Home Order to Slow Spread of COVID-19

November 19, 2020

Non-essential businesses and personal gatherings are prohibited between 10 PM and 5 AM beginning Saturday, November 21 at 10 PM SACRAMENTO – In light of an unprecedented, rapid rise in COVID-19 cases across California, G...

Governor Newsom Statement on Death of Riverside County Deputy Probation Officer 11.18.20

November 18, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the death of Riverside County Probation Department Deputy Probation Officer Julio Beltran: “Jennifer and I were heartbroken to learn of th...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 18, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 17, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Emergency Allocation of $62 Million to Local Governments to Protect People Living in Project Roomkey Hotels

November 16, 2020

One-time funding will allow Project Roomkey operations to continue while transitioning to permanent housing Local governments are provided resources to place Project Roomkey clients into Section 8 apartments Funding nece...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 16, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces New Immediate Actions to Curb COVID-19 Transmission 

November 16, 2020

New actions include pulling an emergency brake in the Blueprint for a Safer Economy and strengthening face covering mandate Vast majority of counties are in the most restrictive tier starting tomorrow SACRAMENTO – As COV...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 15, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 14, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Appointments 11.13.20

November 13, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the following appointments: Linda Lye, 47, of Kensington, has been appointed Deputy Secretary for Law Enforcement and General Counsel at the California Environmental Pro...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 13, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California, Oregon & Washington Issue Travel Advisories

November 13, 2020

In light of rising cases, West Coast states issue travel advisories recommending 14-day quarantines for inter-state and international travel; ask residents to stay local SACRAMENTO – As COVID-19 cases continue to increas...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 12, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 11, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 10, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 9, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 8, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 7, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 6, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 5, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 3, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 2, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

November 1, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 31, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 30, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

In Valencia, Governor Newsom Cuts Ribbon on California’s New Laboratory, Which Will Increase State’s COVID-19 Testing Capacity and Reduce Turnaround Times

October 30, 2020

Innovative private-public partnership with PerkinElmer will soon allow California to process an additional 150,000 COVID-19 tests a day, enabling California to test more in schools, health care providers and hard-to-reac...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 29, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

At West Sacramento Motel Where he Launched Project Roomkey in April, Governor Newsom Announces the Site will Become a Homekey Location as Part of the Seventh and Final Round of Awards

October 29, 2020

Just weeks into the pandemic, Governor Newsom announced the first-in-the-nation Project Roomkey at a West Sacramento motel which will now be converted to a Homekey site for permanent housing as part of the final round of...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 28, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom and Global Superstar and Activist Becky G Debut a “Plática” About the Youth Vote and COVID-19 in an Exclusive Collaboration with YouTube

October 28, 2020

Becky G, a global superstar and activist with California roots, teams up with Governor Gavin Newsom to urge eligible Gen Zers, Millennials, Gen Xers and the Latinx community to vote in the November 3 Presidential Electio...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Actions in Response to COVID-19 10.28.20

October 28, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order addressing a variety of issues in response to the pandemic. The order directs the California Department of Transportation to create a process for issuing...

In His “On the Record” Ethnic Media Column, Governor Newsom Highlights State’s Support for California Renters Amid Pandemic

October 28, 2020

Governor Newsom: “No matter what happens in this election or in D.C., California will keep doing everything in our power to help everyone stay safe, healthy and housed during this crisis – because all Californians deserv...

On the Record with Governor Gavin Newsom: Staying Housed and Staying Healthy: New Support for California Renters

October 28, 2020

By Governor Gavin Newsom As November approaches, millions of Americans are preparing for the most consequential election of our lifetimes. So much is at stake, and I encourage all Californians who can to cast a ballot to...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 27, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Western States Join California’s Scientific Safety Review Workgroup to Ensure Safety of COVID-19 Vaccine  

October 27, 2020

Experts will independently review the safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccine SACRAMENTO – Washington, Oregon and Nevada have joined California’s COVID-19 Scientific Safety Review Workgroup, which will independently revi...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 26, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Department of Public Health Names Drafting Guidelines Workgroup to Advise State on COVID-19 Vaccines

October 26, 2020

Building on Governor Gavin Newsom’s announcement last week establishing a Scientific Safety Review Workgroup to advise the state on COVID-19 vaccines, today Dr. Erica Pan, Acting State Public Health Officer, named a grou...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 25, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 24, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 23, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

In San Jose, Governor Newsom Announces Approval of $200 Million in Additional Funding for Homekey and Releases $81.4 Million in Sixth Round of Awards, State on Track to Clear Most of Homekey Waitlist

October 23, 2020

The Joint Legislative Budget Committee has approved the Administration’s request for $200 million in additional funding for Homekey, bringing the total funding available to over $800 million Governor announces $81.4 mill...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Appointments 10.22.20

October 22, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the following appointments: Pamela S. Brief, 57, of La Crescenta, has been appointed to the Landscape Architects Technical Committee. Brief has been President of Pamela ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 21, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 19, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Public Health Officials Release Guidance & Updates to State's Blueprint for a Safe Economy

October 19, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today released new guidance and made updates to the Blueprint for a Safer Economy, a central component of state’s plan to fight COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Names Scientific Safety Review Workgroup to Advise State on COVID-19 Vaccines  

October 19, 2020

With several COVID-19 vaccine candidates in clinical trials, acclaimed California physician scientists will review vaccine process for safety before vaccine is distributed in California   State also details how safety, e...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 18, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 17, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 16, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

During Digital Roundtable with Leaders from Rural Communities, Governor Newsom Announces Release of $30.7 Million in Fifth Round of Homekey Awards

October 16, 2020

$30.7 million in fifth round of awards provided to three applicants for three projects totaling 210 units With today’s awards, the state has now provided all available Homekey funding – more than $627 million – to local ...

California Secures Presidential Major Disaster Declaration to Support State’s Response to Wildfires 10.16.20

October 16, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that the President has approved California’s request for a Major Disaster Declaration to bolster the state’s emergency response to wildfires across the state and support...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 15, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 14, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 13, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 12, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Release Guidance for Safer Halloween and Día de los Muertos Celebrations During COVID-19

October 12, 2020

As Californians prepare to celebrate Halloween and Dia de los Muertos, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) released guidance for safer Halloween and Día de los Muertos celebrations during COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Indigenous Peoples’ Day 10.12.20

October 12, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring October 12, 2020, as “Indigenous Peoples’ Day” in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below: PROCLAMATION For the second...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 11, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 10, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 9, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Release of $147 Million in Fourth Round of Homekey Awards

October 9, 2020

$147 million in fourth round of awards provided to 12 applicants for 20 projects totaling 1,109 units Nearly $600 million in Homekey awards issued to date for communities across the state Governor also announces $45 mill...

Governor Newsom Bolsters Capacity to Connect with Californians with Key Communications Appointments

October 9, 2020

SACRAMENTO – As the Newsom Administration continues to lead the State of California in rising to the cumulative challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuing economic crisis, natural disasters exacerbated by climate chang...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 8, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 7, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 6, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 5, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Releases Proclamation Declaring Stepparents Day

October 5, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom released a proclamation declaring October 4, 2020, as “Stepparents Day” in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below: PROCLAMATION On Stepparents Day, we honor the ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 3, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 2, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

October 1, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Takes Final Action of 2020 Legislative Season

September 30, 2020

Legislation passed and signed this year protects Californians from COVID-19, advances racial equity, helps Californians and small businesses hurt by the pandemic and bolsters state’s wildfire preparedness efforts and cli...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 30, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Statement on Updated Federal Coronavirus Relief Package

September 30, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom issued the below statement today following the release of an updated version of the HEROES Act amid bipartisan negotiations on federal COVID-19 relief: “I applaud Speaker Pelosi for her...

Governor Newsom Issues Legislative Update 9.29.20

September 29, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that he has signed the following bills: AB 107 by the Committee on Budget – State government. AB 890 by Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Santa Rosa) – Nurse practitioners: sco...

In the Midst of the Worst Wildfire Season on Record, Governor Newsom Signs Legislation to Bolster State’s Wildfire Preparedness and Response Efforts, Protect High-Risk Communities

September 29, 2020

AB 3074 enhances defensible space requirements for structures in high fire hazard areas AB 2421 requires expedited permitting of emergency standby generators for macro cell towers AB 3012, SB 872 and AB 2756 boost homeow...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 29, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation to Support Survivors of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Other Crime and Abuse

September 29, 2020

Governor signs AB 1927, which creates an amnesty clause to encourage survivors and witnesses of sexual assault to testify in court AB 2014 changes the statute of limitations in fertility fraud crimes from beginning immed...

Governor Newsom Issues Legislative Update 9.28.20

September 28, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that he has signed the following bills: AB 838 by Assemblymember Susan Talamantes Eggman (D-Stockton) – Flood management: Mossdale Tract. AB 1731 by Assemblymember Tasha...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 28, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces $137 Million in Third Round of Homekey Awards and Announces Request to Legislature to Approve Additional $200 Million for Program

September 28, 2020

More than $137 million awarded to 15 applicants for 19 projects totaling 938 units Awards include five projects in the City of Los Angeles totaling 269 units Sutter County will partner with Habitat for Humanity to conver...

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation Boosting Housing Production in California to Fight Affordability Crisis

September 28, 2020

Governor signs 15 bills aimed at increasing housing production and tackling the state’s affordability crisis Governor signs SB 1079 to provide new rights for tenants to buy homes facing foreclosure Governor signs a packa...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 27, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Takes Action on Legislation to Support California’s Immigrant and Refugee Communities 

September 27, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today took action on several bills that continue California’s long-standing leadership as a state of inclusion and refuge. He also signed AB 3228, which strengthens accountability aroun...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 26, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation Strengthening Protections for LGBTQ+ Californians

September 26, 2020

Governor signs SB 932, which ensures comprehensive data collection to understand how COVID-19 is impacting the LGBTQ+ community AB 2218 establishes the Transgender Wellness and Equity Fund SB 132 requires CDCR to house t...

Governor Newsom Signs Bills to Expand Access to Quality Behavioral Health Care for all Californians & Help Homeless Californians Suffering Extreme Mental Illness on Our Streets & Sidewalks

September 25, 2020

In his 2020 State of the State address, Governor Newsom proposed reforms to our behavioral health care system – two of which he is signing into law today AB 1976 reforms Laura’s Law by increasing access to care for those...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 24, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order in Response to COVID-19 9.23.20

September 23, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order to extend authorization for local governments to halt evictions for commercial renters impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic through March 31, 2021, an...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 23, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

THURSDAY: During Climate Week 2020, Governor Newsom to Host California Climate Action Day Highlighting California’s Global Leadership

September 22, 2020

Series of virtual discussions to feature world, state, tribal and local leaders, business executives and other experts covering a wide array of climate issues Governor to join wide-ranging conversation with Van Jones SAC...

​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 21, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 19, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

El gobernador Newsom firma un proyecto de ley que le devuelve el dinero a los bolsillos de más trabajadores de California y sus familias

September 18, 2020

La Expansión del Crédito Tributario por Ingreso del Trabajo de California, del año 2020 incluida el proyecto de ley AB 1876 que fue recientemente firmada, hace que 600,000 más californianos, incluidos 200,000 niños, sean...

Governor Newsom Signs Bill Putting Money Back into the Pockets of More California Workers and their Families

September 18, 2020

2020 Expansion of California Earned Income Tax Credit, including newly-signed AB 1876, makes 600,000 more Californians, including 200,000 children, eligible for critical cash assistance  Expanded access to California Ear...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 17, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Bill Extending Job-Protected Family Leave to Nearly 6 Million Californians

September 17, 2020

Millions more Californians will now have access to job-protected Paid Family Leave Bill builds on 2019 extension of Paid Family Leave Benefits to eight weeks for a newborn child SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom t...

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation to Protect California’s Workforce Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic 

September 17, 2020

Bills expand access to workers’ compensation and require employers to notify local officials and employees of COVID-19 outbreaks in the workplace Watch today’s worker protection bill signing here SACRAMENTO —...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 16, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Washington and Oregon Join California in Pilot Project Using Google and Apple Exposure Notification Technology to Slow the Spread of COVID-19

September 16, 2020

Latest collaboration of the Western States Pact SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that Washington and Oregon, members of the Western States Pact, will participate with California in piloting a proj...

Governor Newsom Announces $76 Million in First Round of Homekey Awards

September 16, 2020

Nearly $76.5 million will be awarded to seven local jurisdictions for 10 projects Projects in Tahoe Basin, Lake Elsinore will bring those communities’ chronic homelessness to functional zero within two years Innovative p...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 15, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Getting Vaccinated Against Flu More Important Than Ever

September 15, 2020

In an effort to prevent a "twindemic" of COVID19 and seasonal influenza, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is urging Californians to get vaccinated against the flu now to protect yourself and yo...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 14, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 13, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 12, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation

September 11, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that he has signed the following bills: AB 240 by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks) – Veterans’ homes: lease of property. AB 276 by Assemblymember Laura Frie...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 10, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Public Health and Technology Leaders Announce Two Pilot Projects Using Google and Apple Exposure Notification Technology

September 10, 2020

Adding to the state’s tools that could help stop the spread of COVID-19, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and the California Department of Technology (CDT) today announced a partnership with the Universi...

Governor Newsom Signs Bill Immediately Ensuring Access to Paid Sick Leave for Every California Employee

September 9, 2020

New law eliminates coverage gaps to ensure every employee has access to paid sick days if they are exposed or test positive to COVID-19 for 2020 Announcement delivers on Governor Newsom’s commitment to work with the Legi...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 9, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Bills to Support Small Businesses Grappling with Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic, Bolster Economic Recovery

September 9, 2020

AB 1577 allows small businesses to exclude PPP loans from gross income for state taxes  SB 1447 authorizes $100 million Main Street hiring tax credit program for small businesses SB 115 accelerates $561 million in state ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 8, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

On the Record with Governor Newsom: Census 2020: Get Counted by September 30

September 8, 2020

By Governor Gavin Newsom Better schools. Safer roads. Healthier neighborhoods. All Californians can help their communities secure these resources and more by participating in the 2020 Census before September 30. It’s as ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 7, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Labor Day 9.7.20

September 7, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring September 7, 2020, as Labor Day in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below: PROCLAMATION In these extraordinary times, we ow...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 6, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 5, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order in Response to COVID-19  9.3.20

September 3, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order extending consumer protections against price gouging through March 4, 2021 as California continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. The protect...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 3, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​​​Edgy Public Awareness Campaign Aims to Curb Labor Day Gatherings

September 3, 2020

As Labor Day approaches, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is reminding Californians about a recently launched bilingual public awareness campaign on the dangers of spreading COVID-19 in social gatherings.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 2, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Housing Is Key Campaign to Inform Californians About State’s New Tenant and Landlord Protections

September 2, 2020

Housing is Key campaign will connect tenants and landlords with important information about relief and protections under the new state law Under new law, no tenant can be evicted before February 1, 2021 as a result of re...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

September 1, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Thanks Legislature for Partnership in Providing Critical Support for Californians Amid Crises 

September 1, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom issued the below statement following the end of the 2020 legislative session: “Even in the midst of a global pandemic and subsequent economic recession, historic wildfires, and the pain...

Governor Newsom Signs Statewide COVID-19 Tenant and Landlord Protection Legislation

August 31, 2020

New law includes targeted protections for tenants to shield them from evictions due to COVID-19-related back rent through February 1, 2021  Extends anti-foreclosure protections in the Homeowner Bill of Rights to small la...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 31, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Labor Commissioner, California Commission on the Status of Women and Girls and The Office of the First Partner Launch Workplace Rights Ambassador Project #EqualPayCA Trainings

August 31, 2020

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State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 30, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 29, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order to Help Increase State’s Testing Capacity

August 28, 2020

SACRAMENTO – On the heels of his announcement that California has signed a groundbreaking contract with a major diagnostics company to increase the state’s capacity to test for COVID-19, Governor Gavin Newsom today signe...

Governor Newsom, Senate President pro Tempore Atkins and Assembly Speaker Rendon Issue Statement on Eviction Protection Legislation

August 28, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom, Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) today announced that they have reached agreement on AB 3088, co-authore...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 28, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces CDCR Secretary Retirement, Names New Secretary

August 28, 2020

Secretary Diaz will retire effective Oct. 1 SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) Secretary Ralph Diaz will be retiring effective October 1...

Governor Newsom Unveils Blueprint for a Safer Economy, a Statewide, Stringent and Slow Plan for Living with COVID-19

August 28, 2020

Blueprint recognizes that COVID-19 will be with us for a long time and that we all need to adapt and live differently to get through this  New plan imposes risk-based restrictions on sectors across state; expands time be...

Governor Newsom Announces Appointments 8.27.20

August 27, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the following appointments: Elizabeth McGuirk, 40, of Rocklin, has been reappointed Chief Deputy Director at the California Department of Parks and Recreation, where she...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 27, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 26, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Elections

August 26, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order to assist elections officials as they prepare for the upcoming election amid the COVID-19 pandemic and wildfires across the state. The order extends the ...

Governor Newsom Announces Major Plan to More than Double State’s Testing Capacity, Reduce Turnaround Time

August 26, 2020

Contract with diagnostics company will allow California to process up to an additional 150,000 COVID-19 tests a day with a contractual turnaround time of 24-48 hours Groundbreaking deal will disrupt testing market and dr...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 25, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order in Response to COVID-19 8.24.20

August 25, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order to help increase the availability of CLIA-waived COVID-19 testing and address a variety of issues in response to the pandemic. The order allows the...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 24, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 23, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Statement on Death of Richmond Police Sergeant

August 21, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the COVID-19 related death of Richmond Police Department Sergeant Virgil Thomas: “It is with great sadness that Jennifer and I learn...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 21, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 19, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 18, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 17, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 16, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 15, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 14, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Ahead of New School Year, California Schools Receive Critical Funds to Support Distance Learning and Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order Directing State Agencies to Bridge Digital Divide

August 14, 2020

Schools are receiving $5.3 billion in funds to support learning during the pandemic – every eligible local educational agency in the state applied for funding See how much your […]

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 13, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 12, 2020

In the past few days, working in partnership with the California Department of Technology (CDT), the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) cleared the data backlog reported last week and has continued processing ...

Governor Newsom Provides Update on California’s COVID-19 Response and Action to Support Economic Recovery

August 12, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today provided an update on the state’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and outlined proposals to stabilize California’s economy, businesses and workforce, aid workers and employers, ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 11, 2020

In the past few days, working in partnership with the California Department of Technology (CDT), the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) cleared the data backlog reported last week and has continued processing ...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 10, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Statement on Death of CDCR Correctional Sergeant 8.10.20

August 10, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the death of San Quentin State Prison Correctional Sergeant Gilbert Polanco: “Jennifer and I offer our deepest condolences to Sgt. P...

Governor Newsom Announces $81.8 Million in Commitments to Support Isolation and Quarantine Efforts in Communities Disproportionately Impacted by COVID-19 

August 10, 2020

Coalition of private and philanthropic entities commit to $81.8 million to fund services to support quarantine and isolation efforts New partnership builds on the Governor’s announcement of $286 million in federal dollar...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 9, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 8, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 7, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 6, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 5, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 3, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 2, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

August 1, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 31, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order in Response to COVID-19 7.31.20

July 31, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order addressing statutory requirements impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Today’s order extends the deadline for county assessment appeals boards to iss...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 30, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) confirmed today the COVID-related death of a teenager in the Central Valley.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 29, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Takes Action to Strengthen State Unemployment Insurance Delivery System 

July 29, 2020

New strike team will set path for needed reforms at the Employment Development Department New efforts transform EDD’s customer service delivery, including faster and improved communications SACRAMENTO — Today, Gove...

California Puts Money Back Into the Pockets of Millions of Working Californians Amid COVID-19 Recession

July 29, 2020

Over $1 billion goes back into the pockets of more than 3.6 million Californians and their families, through the California Earned Income Tax Credit and Young Child Tax Credit Nearly half a million families with children...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 28, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 27, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​New Regulations Will Help State Understand COVID-19 Impacts on California's Diverse Communities

July 27, 2020

To better understand the impact of COVID-19 on California’s diverse communities, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) took regulatory action today, which goes into effect immediately, expanding data reportin...

In Stockton, Governor Newsom Announces Actions to Slow the Spread of COVID-19 in the Central Valley  

July 27, 2020

Eight Central Valley counties – Stanislaus, San Joaquin, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare and Kern – to receive $52 million for testing, contact tracing, isolation and quarantine efforts  State will deploy three Uni...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 26, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 25, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Statement on Deaths of Alameda Sheriff’s Deputy and Los Angeles Police Officer

July 25, 2020

Governor Newsom Statement on Deaths of Alameda Sheriff’s Deputy and Los Angeles Police Officer SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the COVID-19 related deaths of ...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 24, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces New Supports for California Workers 

July 24, 2020

  Governor announces support for workers to isolate and quarantine outside their home Unveils new actions to increase outreach and education to slow the spread and reduce the risk for COVID-19 at work, at home, and ...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 23, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Enhanced State Stockpile, Purchase of 420 Million New Protective Masks

July 22, 2020

State will maintain a stockpile of 100 million N-95 respirators and 200 million surgical masks to increase preparedness heading into the fall California also moves to secure an additional 120 million N-95 masks and 300 m...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 21, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 19, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 18, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Gavin Newsom Lays Out Pandemic Plan for Learning and Safe Schools  

July 17, 2020

Plan centers on rigorous instruction for students even when schools are physically closed Decisions to open in-person will be determined by local data that the public can track on a daily basis Schools open for in-person...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 16, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces $600 Million in Homekey Funds Now Immediately Available for Local Governments to Purchase Housing for Homeless Californians

July 16, 2020

Cities and counties to use funds to acquire hotel/motel rooms and other buildings to convert to permanent housing The Department of Housing & Community Development is issuing a Notice of Funding Availability today fo...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 15, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 14, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​California Health and Human Services Agency Announces New Plans for COVID-19 Testing

July 13, 2020

California Health and Human Services Secretary Dr. Mark Ghaly today announced new plans for COVID-19 testing in California, including updated testing guidance, new requirements for health plans to cover testing, and the ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 13, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 12, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​California Orders Additional Restrictions to Slow Transmissions of COVID-19

July 12, 2020

Governor Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health today expanded statewide its indoor closures for businesses that encourage mixing of individuals beyond immediate households and make physical distanci...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 11, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 10, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 9, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Ahead of Peak Fire Season, Governor Newsom Announces More Firefighting Support Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

July 9, 2020

State has never been better prepared to meet wildfire season  In early season fires, major changes to emergency operations and sheltering have been made to protect firefighters and evacuees MCCLELLAN PARK – Today, Govern...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 8, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 7, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Statement on Death of Los Angeles Police Department Detention Officer

July 6, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the death of Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Senior Detention Officer Erica McAdoo: “Jennifer and I were extremely saddened to ...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 6, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 5, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 3, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 2, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Launches “Wear a Mask” Public Awareness Campaign in Response to Surge in COVID-19 Cases

July 2, 2020

Campaign will launch ahead of the Fourth of July weekend in English and Spanish SACRAMENTO — As COVID-19 cases rise throughout the state and in advance of the Fourth of July weekend, Governor Gavin Newsom today announced...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

July 1, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Public Health Officials Warn Against Gathering for Fourth of July Weekend

July 1, 2020

The California Department of Public Health Director and State Public Health Officer Dr. Sonia Angell issued the following statement today warning Californians not to gather with family, friends and loved ones this Fourth...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Actions in Response to COVID-19  6.30.20

June 30, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order extending authorization for local governments to halt evictions for renters impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, through September 30. The order also...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 30, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Visits Project Roomkey Site in Bay Area to Announce “Homekey,” the Next Phase in State’s COVID-19 Response to Protect Homeless Californians

June 30, 2020

State effort has served an estimated 14,200 individuals in three months 15,679 hotel and motel rooms and 1,345 trailers for extremely vulnerable individuals experiencing homelessness to help flatten the curve & prese...

Governor Newsom Signs 2020 Budget Act

June 29, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed the 2020 Budget Act – a $202.1 billion spending plan that strengthens emergency response, protects public health and safety, and promotes economic recovery while closing a ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 29, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 28, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 27, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 26, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 25, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Unveils California COVID Assessment Tool, an Open-Source “Model of Models” that Will Allow Scientists, Researchers, and Public to Access the Most Current COVID-19 Data and Model Future Scenarios

June 25, 2020

Governor is also directing state agencies and departments to make accessible nearly all COVID-19 data and information SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today released tools, technology, and data that will allow scientis...

Governor Newsom Declares Budget Emergency to Support State’s Response to COVID-19

June 25, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation of a budget emergency to make additional resources available to fund the state’s ongoing emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring the avai...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 24, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 23, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Actions in Response to COVID-19  6.22.20

June 22, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The order extends a waiver that allows retailers to temporarily pause in-store redemption of beverage contain...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom, Senate President pro Tempore Atkins and Assembly Speaker Rendon Issue Statement on Budget Agreement

June 22, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom, Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon today announced that they have reached an agreement on the 2020-21 state budget: “The COVID-19 global pa...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 21, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 19, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Helps Prepare Meals at Sacramento Restaurant as Part of Great Plates Delivered Program

June 19, 2020

Over 1.5 million meals delivered to date to help older Californians and others stay safe during the pandemic First-in-the-nation program supports thousands of restaurant jobs across the state SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 18, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 17, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 16, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Actions in Response to COVID-19  6.15.20

June 15, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order addressing a variety of issues in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The order extends waivers temporarily broadening the capability of counties to...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 15, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 14, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 13, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 12, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Public Health Officials Provide COVID-19 Update

June 11, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 11, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 10, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 9, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 8, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Federal Health and Safety Certification of Life-Saving N95 Masks 

June 8, 2020

BYD North America will begin shipping 150 million N95 masks to the state in the coming days for distribution to front-line workers N95 masks come in addition to the 110 million surgical masks from BYD that California has...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 7, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 6, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Actions in Response to COVID-19 6.5.20

June 5, 2020

Order will help increase the availability of hand sanitizer and medical devices during the pandemic SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order that will help increase the availability of ove...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 5, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Public Health Officials Provide COVID-19 Update

June 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 3, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Safe, Secure and Accessible General Election in November

June 3, 2020

Proclaims statewide General Election on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring a statewide General Election on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, and signed an ex...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 2, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

June 1, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 31, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 30, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Actions in Response to COVID-19 5.29.20

May 29, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order extending authorization for local governments to halt evictions for renters impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, through July 28. The order also addr...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 29, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 28, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 27, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

CDPH Releases COVID-19 Guidelines for Cooling Centers as Temperatures Soar Across State

May 26, 2020

As temperatures continue to rise across the state, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) reminds Californians that extreme heat is a major public health concern.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 26, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 25, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 24, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 23, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Memorial Day Following Visit to Yountville Veterans Home to Highlight State Efforts to Protect Veterans from COVID-19

May 23, 2020

California Department of Veterans Affairs implemented early plan to prepare for and reduce risk of COVID-19 California was among the first states to halt visits to veterans homes No active resident cases in California’s ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

El Gobernador Newsom Lanza California Connected- El Programa Estatal de Rastreo de Contactos de y Campaña de Concientización

May 22, 2020

El Gobernador les pide a los californianos que contesten la llamada para ayudar a mantener saludables a nuestras familias y comunidades y así seguir en el camino hacia la reapertura SACRAMENTO – Como parte de los esfuerz...

Governor Newsom Launches California Connected – California’s Contact Tracing Program and Public Awareness Campaign

May 22, 2020

Governor asks Californians to answer the call to help keep our families and communities healthy and on the path to reopening SACRAMENTO – In the ongoing efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, Governor Gavin Newsom t...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 21, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Launches California Connected – California's Contact Tracing Program and Public Awareness Campaign

May 21, 2020

In the ongoing efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, Governor Gavin Newsom today launched California Connected, the state’s comprehensive contact tracing program and public awareness campaign.

Today: Governor Newsom to Host Roundtable with Californians who Work in Film & Television Industry

May 21, 2020

Conversation is third in his Economic Recovery & Reinvention Listening Tour SACRAMENTO – Continuing the Economic Recovery & Reinvention Listening Tour, Governor Gavin Newsom will host a digital roundtable today w...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Actions in Response to COVID-19  

May 19, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order addressing a variety of issues in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The order helps ease the strain on domestic violence service providers by waiv...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 19, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor’s Task Force on Business and Jobs Recovery Urges Congress to Pass Emergency Relief for State & Local Governments

May 19, 2020

Top California economic leaders: Federal relief for state and local governments will be critical for restarting our economy, creating consumer confidence and more quickly reopening businesses SACRAMENTO – Members of Gove...

California Department of Public Health Announces New Regional Variance Opportunity

May 17, 2020

Given increased statewide and local capacity to respond to COVID-19, including stronger preparedness, continued stability in the number of COVID-19 hospitalizations, as well as increased ability to provide personal prote...

​Staying Safe & Getting Vaccinated During the Pandemic

May 17, 2020

The statewide Stay-at-Home order has helped slow the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 16, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Statement on HEROES Act Vote

May 15, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement following the House’s vote on the HEROES Act: “The COVID-19 global pandemic has caused a national recession, and cities and states across the countr...

California Workers, Businesses & Community Organizations Join Governor Newsom, State Legislative Leaders’ Call for Federal Relief 

May 15, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Labor, business and civic leaders from throughout California joined Governor Gavin Newsom and state legislative leaders’ call for the federal government to provide relief to states and cities: California Pro...

Governor Newsom Submits May Revision Budget Proposal to Legislature 5.14.20

May 14, 2020

SACRAMENTO – In the face of a global health crisis that has triggered a global financial crisis, Governor Gavin Newsom today submitted his 2020-21 May Revision budget proposal to the Legislature – a balanced plan to clos...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 12, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces California has Conducted Over 1 Million Diagnostic Tests for COVID-19 as Testing Capacity Ramps Up 

May 12, 2020

State’s testing capacity has increased, with an average of more than 35,000 tests conducted daily Governor allows pharmacists to collect test specimens and order tests SACRAMENTO – As a result of California scaling up it...

Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Older Californians Month

May 12, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom issued the following proclamation declaring May 2020, as “Older Californians Month” in the State of California. A copy and the text of the proclamation is below: PROCLAMATION The ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 11, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Western States Pact Urges Federal Support for States and Cities Responding to COVID-19 Pandemic

May 11, 2020

Senate President Pro Tempore Atkins, Assembly Speaker Rendon, Assembly Minority Leader Waldron all join call for federal support SACRAMENTO — In a letter to Congressional leadership today, governors and legislative...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 9, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 8, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order on Extending Deadlines Impacted by COVID-19

May 8, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order that extends some critical deadlines that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The executive order extends deadlines for certification requ...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order to Protect Public Health by Mailing Every Registered Voter a Ballot Ahead of the November General Election 

May 8, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Recognizing the threat COVID-19 continues to pose to public health, Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order to ensure that Californians can exercise their right to vote in a safe and acce...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 7, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Releases Updated Industry Guidance

May 7, 2020

Guidance will help drive reopening for some sectors – including retail, manufacturing and logistics – with modifications, beginning Friday, May 8 Regional variance allows for counties to move further into Stage 2 when th...

Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Day of Prayer 5.7.20

May 7, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring May 7, 2020, as a “Day of Prayer” in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below:  PROCLAMATION Today, we observe the National D...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 6, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Workers’ Compensation Benefits for Workers who Contract COVID-19 During Stay at Home Order

May 6, 2020

Benefit will be available for diagnosed workers working outside their homes Presumption will be workers contracted the virus at work; employers will have chance to rebut Governor also signed executive order waiving penal...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 5, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Launches CA COVID-19 Testing Sites Website

May 5, 2020

State officials today launched an interactive website to help Californians find COVID-19 community testing sites near them.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Provides Update on California’s Progress Toward Stage 2 Reopening

May 4, 2020

Governor issues Report Card on state’s progress in fighting COVID-19 Governor’s Report Card indicates California will be prepared to move into the early phase of Stage 2 of reopening this Friday, May 8  Stage 2 allows gr...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 3, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 2, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on CalWORKs

May 1, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order today that temporarily broadens the capability of counties to enroll persons into the California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) p...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

May 1, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

On International Workers’ Day, Governor Newsom Celebrates Essential Workers and Highlights Actions California has Taken to Help All Workers Affected by COVID-19

May 1, 2020

SACRAMENTO — On International Workers’ Day, Governor Gavin Newsom today recognized the contributions and sacrifice of California’s essential workforce, including health care workers, farmworkers, grocery workers, t...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Marriages 

April 30, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order today that will allow adults to obtain marriage licenses via videoconferencing rather than in person amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Under the executive or...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 30, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces New Online Portal to Help Parents Find Local and Convenient Child Care Options

April 30, 2020

covid19.ca.gov/childcare provides convenient access to safe and reliable child care options for working parents, including essential workers and vulnerable populations Announcement builds on previous executive action the...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 29, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Expansion of Farm to Family Program and New Initiatives to Combat Food Insecurity

April 29, 2020

State expands Farm to Family program to help meet the growing demand at California food banks Philanthropy commits to $15 million campaign to fund Farm to Family program through the end of the year Governor highlights ex...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 28, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Issues Proclamation Declaring Workers’ Memorial Day 4.28.20

April 28, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a proclamation declaring April 28, 2020 as “Workers’ Memorial Day” in the State of California. The text of the proclamation is below: PROCLAMATION Workers’ Memorial Day is ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 27, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Colorado & Nevada Join California, Oregon & Washington in Western States Pact

April 27, 2020

Western state Governors: Health outcomes and science – not politics – will guide decisions to modify stay at home orders SACRAMENTO – Colorado Governor Jared Polis and Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak today announced their ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 26, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 25, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 24, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Initiatives to Support Older Californians During COVID-19 Pandemic  

April 24, 2020

First-in-the-nation program will partner with local restaurants to prepare meals for older Californians Social Bridging Project will mobilize 1,000 callers to check in on older Californians Friendship Line California is ...

Governor Newsom Statement on Passage of Federal Interim Emergency Stimulus Bill 

April 23, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom issued the below statement today following the passage of the federal interim emergency stimulus bill: “I applaud the efforts of Speaker Pelosi and House and Senate leadership in securi...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Actions in Response to COVID-19  

April 23, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order addressing a variety of issues in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of the issues addressed in the executive order include granting a 60-day ...

Governor Newsom Provides Flexibility to Medi-Cal Providers and the Department of Health Care Services for Continuity of Service Amidst COVID-19

April 23, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order that will give flexibility to the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) and Medi-Cal providers on a variety of deadlines and requirements ...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order Empowering Schools to Focus on COVID-19 Response and Transparency 

April 23, 2020

Local educational agencies, including school districts, will publish a written report to their communities that explains how they have responded to COVID-19, including steps they have taken to deliver distance learning a...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 23, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Additional Relief for Californians Impacted by COVID-19

April 23, 2020

Announces deal to expand student loan relief for 1.1. million Californians Governor also signs an executive order to stop debt collectors from garnishing individual COVID-19-related financial assistance SACRAMENTO – Gove...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Plan to Resume Delayed Health Care that was Deferred as Hospitals Prepared for COVID-19 Surge

April 22, 2020

Decision based on progress toward preparing California’s hospitals and health care delivery system for a COVID-19 surge in patients – one of California’s six indicators to gradually modify state’s stay-at-home order Stat...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 21, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Gavin Newsom Launches #CaliforniansForAll Service Initiative

April 21, 2020

Initiative will build on California Volunteers’ efforts to establish a volunteer corps to help with the state’s response during COVID-19 Interested volunteers can visit CaliforniansForAll.ca.gov SACRAMENTO – With COVID-1...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Cross-Sector Partnerships to Support Distance Learning and Bridge the Digital Divide

April 20, 2020

Governor announces commitments from companies, business leaders, and philanthropists to provide Internet access for hundreds of thousands of households and laptops, Chromebooks, and tablets for over 70,000 students The C...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 19, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 18, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Visits Project Roomkey Site in Santa Clara County to Highlight Progress on the State’s Initiative to Protect Homeless Individuals from COVID-19

April 18, 2020

State effort has secured 10,974 hotel and motel rooms and 1,133 trailers for extremely vulnerable individuals experiencing homelessness, to help flatten the curve and preserve hospital capacity State negotiated master ag...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Foster Youth Services in Response to COVID-19 

April 17, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order that allows for temporary waivers to certain foster youth programs to ensure continuity of care in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The executive order...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 17, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Taps California Business, Labor, Health Care and Community Leaders for New Task Force on Business and Jobs Recovery

April 17, 2020

Governor appoints business and civic leader Tom Steyer Chief Advisor to the Governor on Business and Jobs Recovery Task Force will be co-chaired by Governor’s Chief of Staff Ann O’Leary and Steyer Brings together Califor...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Actions in Response to COVID-19 

April 16, 2020

The order addresses upcoming admissions criteria for the CSU system, background checks for essential workers, and deadline extensions to real estate licenses, to name a few SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 16, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Paid Sick Leave Benefits for Food Sector Workers Impacted by COVID-19, Additional Protections for Consumers

April 16, 2020

Governor’s Executive Order will benefit workers in grocery stores and fast food chains, and delivery drivers Order will give two weeks of supplemental paid sick leave to certain food sector workers if they are subject to...

El Gobernador Newsom anuncia nuevas iniciativas para apoyar a los trabajadores californianos afectados por COVID-19

April 15, 2020

El Gobernador anuncia una nueva iniciativa para extender los horarios de los centros de atención al cliente del Departamento del Desarrollo del Empleo (EDD) para asistir mejor a los californianos con sus solicitudes del ...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 15, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces New Initiatives to Support California Workers Impacted by COVID-19

April 15, 2020

Governor announces new initiative to expand call center hours at the Employment Development Department to better assist Californians with unemployment insurance applications EDD will also implement a one-stop shop for th...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Division of Juvenile Justice Discharge and Reentry Process

April 14, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order that addresses the release and reentry process at the Division of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, so that eligible youth ser...

​​​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts​

April 14, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Outlines Six Critical Indicators the State will Consider Before Modifying the Stay-at-Home Order and Other COVID-19 Interventions

April 14, 2020

VIEW HERE: Governor unveils six key indicators that will be considered before modifying state’s stay-at-home order SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today unveiled six key indicators that will guide California’s thinkin...

​​​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts​

April 13, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces $42 Million to Protect Foster Youth and Families Impacted by COVID-19

April 13, 2020

California is investing $42 million to protect vulnerable younger Californians $27.8 million to help families stay together Nearly $7 million will support overtime and additional outreach by county social workers to fost...

California, Oregon & Washington Announce Western States Pact

April 13, 2020

West Coast states agree region will move toward reopening based on health outcomes SACRAMENTO — Today, California Governor Gavin Newsom, Oregon Governor Kate Brown and Washington Governor Jay Inslee announced an ag...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 12, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 10, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Release of $100 Million to Support Child Care Services for Essential Workers and Vulnerable Populations 

April 10, 2020

This critical funding will be deployed to pay for up to 20,000 limited-term additional child care slots   Funding is part of SB 89, emergency legislation the Governor signed last month to provide up to $1 billion in fund...

Governor Newsom Outlines Steps to Protect Residents and Employees of California Nursing Home & Residential Care Facilities 

April 10, 2020

To protect the most vulnerable Californians, the state issued early guidance to prepare facilities for COVID-19, including by limiting visitors and training staff on infection control California has retrained 600 nurses ...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order on Upcoming Elections

April 9, 2020

SACRAMENTO – In light of stay-at-home and physical distancing orders due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order to address upcoming local elections. Three local special elections ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 9, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Additional Unemployment Benefits for Workers Impacted by COVID-19, as Unemployment Claims Reach Record Levels

April 9, 2020

The state will begin implementing new federal benefit payments of $600 on top of the weekly benefit received by California workers starting this Sunday Californians have filed more claims in the last four weeks than in a...

Governor Newsom Announces New Program to Provide Front-Line Health Care Workers with Hotel Rooms

April 9, 2020

Program will provide hotel rooms to health care workers who have exposure to or test positive for COVID-19 at no cost or low cost Members of the new California Health Corps will be eligible to participate in this program...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 8, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order to Expand Support for Vulnerable Populations 

April 7, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Today, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order that provides additional support for older adults and vulnerable young children. The order will allow for a 60-day waiver for In-Home Supportive Service...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order to Help State Procure Necessary Medical Supplies 

April 7, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order to help the state procure necessary medical supplies to fight COVID-19. A copy of the Governor’s executive order can be found here and the text of the or...

​​​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts Including New Data on Racial Demographics and Expanded Health Care Worker Data

April 7, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 6, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Progress in Expanding Hospital Capacity to Fight Coming Surge in COVID-19 Cases

April 6, 2020

At former basketball arena being transformed into an alternate care site, Governor announces state has already secured up to 4,613 additional beds to fight COVID-19 and relieve pressure on the health care delivery system...

California to Send 500 State-Owned Ventilators to the National Stockpile to Help States in Need

April 6, 2020

SACRAMENTO –Recognizing that states like New York are experiencing immediate supply shortages as a result of COVID-19, Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that California would help meet this moment by loaning 500 stat...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 5, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order to Provide Expanded Access to Child Care for Essential Workers During COVID-19 Response

April 4, 2020

Order will ensure guidance on prioritizing enrollment of children of essential critical infrastructure workers Order will suspend restrictions on access to state-subsidized child care programs Order also allows Californi...

Governor Newsom Praises California Counties for Pledge to Use Local Authority to Cancel Penalties or Charges for Property Tax Non-Payment Related to COVID-19 

April 4, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today released the below statement following the announcement of a commitment from California counties to cancel penalties and other charges for homeowners, small businesses and o...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Launches One-Stop Website for Donations & Sales of Essential Medical Supplies in Fight Against COVID-19

April 4, 2020

Governor also announces COVID-19 Testing Task Force to boost California’s testing capacity SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the launch of a new website, covid19supplies.ca.gov, to get critical medical s...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order to Expand Telehealth Services 

April 3, 2020

Order allows health care providers to use video chats and applications to provide health services without risk of penalty Order aligns with federal Health and Human Services guidelines and waivers issued in response to C...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order to Protect Consumers from Price Gouging  

April 3, 2020

Order comes in response to COVID-19 pandemic to limit price increases from sellers on critical items, such as food and medical supplies SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order expanding consume...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 3, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

At Newly Converted Motel, Governor Newsom Launches Project Roomkey: A First-in-the-Nation Initiative to Secure Hotel & Motel Rooms to Protect Homeless Individuals from COVID-19

April 3, 2020

State is securing thousands of isolation rooms in hotels and motels for extremely vulnerable individuals experiencing homelessness to help flatten the curve & preserve hospital capacity California is the first in the...

TOMORROW: Governor Newsom to Provide Update on State’s Emergency Actions to Protect Homeless Californians and Public from COVID-19

April 2, 2020

SACRAMENTO– Governor Gavin Newsom will provide an update tomorrow in the greater Sacramento region on the state’s emergency actions to protect Californians experiencing homelessness and the public from COVID-19. Po...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 2, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Statement on Death of Santa Rosa Police Detective

April 2, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the death of Santa Rosa Police Department Detective Marylou Armer: “Jennifer and I are terribly saddened to learn of Detective Armer...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order Protecting Homes, Small Businesses from Water Shutoffs  

April 2, 2020

Order protects consumers who may be unable to pay for water service during COVID-19 crisis SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order that will restrict water shutoffs to homes and small businesse...

Governor Newsom Announces New Help for Small Businesses & Workers Displaced by COVID-19

April 2, 2020

BEGINNING TOMORROW: Federal government offering first-come, first-serve loans of up to $10 million for small employers Governor Newsom announces $50 million in loan guarantees for small businesses that may not be eligibl...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order Providing for Expedited Resources for COVID-19 Response

April 1, 2020

Funds will be deployed for hospital surge efforts, as well as other needs related to the COVID-19 response SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order that allows for the immediate use of funds to ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

April 1, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces Agreement Between Teachers, Classified Employees and School System Management to Support Student Instruction During COVID-19 Outbreak

April 1, 2020

Labor and management organizations will work to provide students access to distance learning Governor Newsom also announces partnership with Google, which will be donating Chromebooks and 100,000 hotspots to help bridge ...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 31, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Public Health Officials Release Guidance on Use of Cloth Face Coverings 

March 31, 2020

California’s public health officials today released guidance on the use of cloth face coverings to protect against COVID-19 for Californians who must leave their homes to conduct essential activities.

Tomorrow at Noon: Governor Newsom to Provide Update on State’s COVID-19 Response

March 31, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom will provide an update tomorrow on the state’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The update will be streamed at the @CAgovernor Twitter page and California Governor Facebook page. **NO...

Governor Newsom Launches Campaign to Protect Health and Well-Being of Older Californians During COVID-19 Pandemic 

March 31, 2020

To combat social isolation, ‘Stay Home. Save Lives. Check In.’ campaign urges all Californians to check in on vulnerable neighbors with a call, text or physically-distanced door knock In coordination with non-profit loca...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order Providing Relief to California Small Businesses 

March 30, 2020

Order provides 90-day extension in state and local taxes, including sales tax Order extends licensing deadlines and requirements for a number of industries SACRAMENTO – Today, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive or...

Tomorrow at Noon: Governor Newsom to Announce New Initiative to Help Older Californians Stay Connected While they Stay Home 

March 30, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Tomorrow, Governor Gavin Newsom will announce the launch of an initiative to help older Californians stay connected while they stay home during the COVID-19 outbreak. **NOTE FOR MEDIA: Because of social dist...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 30, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Announces California Health Corps, a Major Initiative to Expand Health Care Workforce to Fight COVID-19

March 30, 2020

Governor signs executive order to expand health care workforce and staff at least an additional 50,000 hospital beds needed for the COVID-19 surge Medical doctors, nurses, respiratory therapists, behavioral health scient...

California’s Leading Digital and Media Platforms, Businesses and Celebrities Partner with the State to Amplify COVID-19 “Stay Home. Save Lives.” Public Awareness Campaign 

March 29, 2020

Social media giants like Google, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter are part of the partnership aimed at raising awareness on COVID-19 safety and mitigation The partnerships include more than $6.5 million in donated or in-k...

Video Release: In Sunnyvale, Governor Newsom and Mayor Liccardo Tour Bloom Energy, Which is Refurbishing Ventilators for Use in California Hospitals During COVID-19 Outbreak 

March 28, 2020

Governor provides briefing on California’s response to COVID-19 Businesses across California step up to help Californians address COVID-19 SUNNYVALE – Today, Governor Gavin Newson and San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo toured t...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order on Judicial Council Emergency Authority 

March 27, 2020

Order would enable California Chief Justice to take emergency actions for the state’s courts to be able to conduct business during the COVID-19 pandemic SACRAMENTO – Today, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 27, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Takes Executive Action to Establish a Statewide Moratorium on Evictions 

March 27, 2020

The order is effective immediately and will apply through May 31, 2020 Builds on the Governor’s previous executive action authorizing local governments to halt evictions SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an...

Governor Newsom Statement on Federal Supplemental Stimulus Bill

March 27, 2020

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom issued the following statement on the federal supplemental stimulus bill passed today: “The stimulus bill passed today will provide critical support for California to fight COVID-...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 26, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Gavin Newsom Announces Major Financial Relief Package: 90-Day Mortgage Payment Relief During COVID-19 Crisis 

March 25, 2020

Governor Newsom announces financial institutions will provide relief for vast majority of Californians Californians economically impacted by COVID-19 may receive 90-day grace periods to make mortgage payments  Financial ...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order on State Prisons and Juvenile Facilities in Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak

March 24, 2020

No new commitments to state prisons or juvenile facilities will be accepted for the next 30 days Order also directs videoconferencing of all scheduled parole suitability hearings starting next month SACRAMENTO — To...

​​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 24, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Lanza un Nuevo Y Amigable Sitio Web Y Anuncios de Servicios Públicos para Impulsar la Concientización Sobre el COVID-19

March 23, 2020

Nuevo sitio web del estado: www.covid19.ca.gov Los nuevos anuncios de servicios públicos incluyen a la Dra. Sonia Angell, Directora del Departamento de Salud Pública de California, y a la Cirujana General de California, ...

California Secures Presidential Major Disaster Declaration to Support State’s COVID-19 Emergency Response

March 22, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that President Donald Trump has approved California’s request, submitted earlier today, for a presidential Major Disaster Declaration to bolster California’s COVID-19 em...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Requests Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for State’s COVID-19 Response Efforts

March 22, 2020

SACRAMENTO – In a letter to President Donald Trump, Governor Gavin Newsom today requested a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration to assist in California’s COVID-19 preparedness and emergency response efforts. The Majo...

​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 22, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order to Fight the COVID-19 Surge

March 21, 2020

Order expands capacity to combat COVID-19 in health care facilities SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order that expands the state’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The order gives the state...

Governor Newsom Takes Action to Strengthen California’s Health Care Delivery System to Respond to COVID-19

March 21, 2020

State leasing two hospitals to increase availability of beds for COVID-19 patients California receives shipment of medical personal protective equipment and medical supplies from the Strategic National Stockpile Video re...

Governor Newsom Signs Order to Protect Public Health by Expanding Vote-by-Mail Options and Extending Deadlines for Presidential Primary Canvass  

March 20, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order to permit vote-by-mail procedures to be used in three upcoming special elections, protecting public health and safety during the COVID-19 outbreak. The o...

Governor Newsom Deploys California National Guard to Help Distribute Food at Food Banks & Protect California’s Most Vulnerable 

March 20, 2020

Food banks are seeing a shortage in volunteers and experiencing greater need due to COVID-19  Governor calls for California food bank volunteers & launches partnership Neighbor-to-Neighbor campaign with Nextdoor.com ...

​​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​​​State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 20, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Gavin Newsom Issues Stay at Home Order

March 19, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Today, Governor Gavin Newsom issued a stay at home order to protect the health and well-being of all Californians and to establish consistency across the state in order to slow the spread of COVID-19. Click ...

Governor Newsom Requests President Trump Deploy USNS Mercy Hospital Ship to Port of Los Angeles

March 19, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that he has sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting the immediate deployment of the USNS Mercy Hospital Ship to the Port of Los Angeles through September 1, 2...

Governor Newsom Requests Federal Assistance to Support California’s Efforts to Prepare for COVID-19 Surge

March 19, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom sent a letter today to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy reque...

State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 18, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Takes Emergency Actions & Authorizes $150 Million in Funding to Protect Homeless Californians from COVID-19  

March 18, 2020

California is working across government to get homeless Californians – among the most vulnerable to spread of COVID-19 – safely into shelter & housing  Governor signed executive order granting local flexibility on sp...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order to Suspend Standardized Testing for Students in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak

March 18, 2020

SACRAMENTO – To reduce the strain on students, families and educators during the COVID-19 outbreak, Governor Gavin Newsom issued an executive order today to waive, pending federal approval, this year’s statewide testing ...

California Launches New Comprehensive, Consumer-Friendly Website and Public Service Announcements to Boost COVID-19 Awareness

March 18, 2020

New, one-stop state website: www.covid19.ca.gov New PSAs feature California Department of Public Health Director Dr. Sonia Angell and California Surgeon General Dr. Nadine Burke Harris SACRAMENTO – California Governor Ga...

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order to Protect Ongoing Safety Net Services for Most Vulnerable Californians During COVID-19 Outbreak

March 18, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Taking action to ensure that California’s most vulnerable residents can continue to receive health care, food assistance and in-home supportive services in a timely manner during the COVID-19 outbreak, Gover...

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order to Allow Timely Delivery of Vital Goods During COVID-19 Outbreak  

March 17, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Taking action to ensure that key commodities can be delivered to California retailers in a timely manner during the COVID-19 outbreak, Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order to ease restrictio...

California Releases New COVID-19 Guidance for K-12 Schools 

March 17, 2020

State Partners, Including the California Department of Education and Health and Human Services Agency, Issue Guidance to Help Schools Prepare to Provide Distance Learning, School Meals, Services for Students with Disabil...

Governor Newsom Places National Guard Personnel on Alert to Support COVID-19 Community Readiness 

March 17, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Following through on his commitment to mobilize state personnel and assets to protect local communities and fight the spread of COVID-19, Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that he has placed the Californ...

Governor Newsom Signs Emergency Legislation to Fight COVID-19 

March 17, 2020

$1.1 billion in emergency funding can now be used to increase hospital capacity, clean schools and protect those most vulnerable to the diseas In just one day, members of California Legislature came together and unanimou...

California Requests Federal Government Waiver to Cover Medi-Cal Recipients and Expand Tele-Health Options

March 17, 2020

California asks for federal 1135 waiver to provide care to 13 million Medi-Cal recipients SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that the state has asked federal officials to make it easier for California to ...

State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 17, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 17, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Issues Executive Order to Protect Renters and Homeowners During COVID-19 Pandemic

March 16, 2020

The Executive Order authorizes local governments to halt evictions, slows foreclosures, and protects against utility shut offs SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an executive order that authorizes local gove...

California Issues Directive to Fight COVID-19 

March 16, 2020

Updated California Health Guidance: Seniors and COVID-19 vulnerable residents directed to home isolate Governor Newsom issues Executive Order redirecting California agencies to protect licensed facilities, staff & re...

Governor Newsom Asks Legislature for Emergency Legislative Action to Fight COVID-19

March 16, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom sent the following letter to the California Legislature today asking for emergency legislative action to fight COVID-19. The text of the letter can be found here and below: March 16, 20...

​State Health & Emergency Officials Release Guidance to Prevent the Transmission of COVID-19 in Food and Beverage Venues

March 16, 2020

Today California officials issued guidance regarding retail food, beverage and other service venues.

​​State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts 

March 15, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​​State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 14, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

Governor Newsom Signs Executive Order Ensuring State Funding for Schools Even in Event of Physical Closure

March 13, 2020

Order mandates that school districts use dollars to fund distance learning and high quality educational opportunities, safely provide school meals, and arrange for the supervision of students during school hours Order re...

​State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 13, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​State Health & Emergency Officials Release Guidance to Prevent the Transmission of COVID-19 in Gambling Venues, Theme Parks and Theaters

March 13, 2020

Today California officials issued guidance regarding gambling venues, theme parks and theaters.

Governor Newsom Statement on Disney Agreeing to Close California Parks

March 12, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the below statement following the announcement that Disney will close its California parks to protect public health and slow the spread of COVID-19: “Late last night, Calif...

Governor Newsom Issues New Executive Order Further Enhancing State and Local Government’s Ability to Respond to COVID-19 Pandemic

March 12, 2020

Directs Californians to follow public health directives including canceling large gatherings more than 250 people Order removes waiting period for unemployment and disability insurance for Californians who lose work as a...

California Public Health Experts: Mass Gatherings Should be Postponed or Canceled Statewide to Slow the Spread of COVID-19

March 11, 2020

State public health experts announce that gatherings with 250 people or more should be rescheduled or canceled Smaller gatherings can proceed if organizers implement 6 feet of social distancing SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavi...

State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts 

March 11, 2020

Governor Gavin Newsom today issued a new executive order further enhancing California's ability to respond to the COVID19 pandemic.

State Health & Emergency Officials Release Guidance to Prepare and Protect Homeless Californians and Service Providers from COVID-19

March 11, 2020

Today California officials issued guidance to protect individuals experiencing homelessness, and the volunteers and employees of homeless assistance providers who serve this vulnerable population from the spread of COVID...

​State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 10, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

State Health & Emergency Officials Encourage Individuals at Higher Risk of Severe Illness due to COVID-19 to Take Precautions

March 8, 2020

The California Department of Public Health is encouraging Californians who are at higher risk for serious illness from COVID-19 to take actions to reduce their risk.

State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 7, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

California Releases Updated Guidance for Schools, Colleges & Large Public Events to Prepare and Protect Californians from COVID-19

March 6, 2020

“It’s a question of when not if – some California public schools will face closure because of COVID-19.

​State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 6, 2020

– The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19.

​Governor Newsom, State Health Officials Announce More than 22 Million Californians Now Eligible for Free Medically Necessary COVID-19 Testing

March 5, 2020

Today, under the direction of Governor Gavin Newsom, the Department of Managed Health Care directed all commercial and Medi-Cal health plans regulated by the Department to immediately reduce cost-sharing to zero for all ...

State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

March 4, 2020

The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19. California now has 53 confirmed cases, and one of those patients has died, according to Placer County health officials.

​Governor Newsom, State Health & Emergency Officials Announce Release of Millions of N95 Filtering Facepiece Masks for Use in Low-Risk Health Settings to Address Shortages Caused by COVID-19

March 3, 2020

As the spread of COVID19 has caused nationwide shortages of respirator face masks for medical professionals, the California Department of Public Health is taking steps to protect health care professionals on the frontlin...

​State Health & Emergency Officials Ramp up Response 

March 2, 2020

As the spread of COVID19, the disease caused by novel coronavirus, continues worldwide, the State of California today announced a broad series of new actions designed to protect public health and safety.

​COVID-19 Testing Kits Arrive at State Public Health Laboratories

February 28, 2020

The California Department of Public Health announced today that new CDC test kits used to detect Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) now available in California can be used to do diagnostic testing in the community.

​Santa Clara County Announces Positive Test for COVID-19

February 28, 2020

Today, local health officials in Santa Clara County announced an individual tested positive for COVID-19.

CDC Confirms Possible First Instance of COVID-19 Community Transmission in California

February 26, 2020

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today confirmed a possible first case of person-to-person transmission of COVID-19 in California in the general public.

CDPH and a Network of Labs Prepare to Begin Novel Coronavirus Testing in California

February 6, 2020

The California Department of Public Health announced today that 16 laboratories, including the state’s Viral and Rickettsial Disease Laboratory in Richmond, California, will soon be able to perform testing for the novel ...

Six Confirmed Cases of Novel Coronavirus in California​

February 2, 2020

The California Department of Public Health has been informed of a new case of confirmed novel coronavirus 2019 in Santa Clara County.

Three Confirmed Cases of Novel Coronavirus in California

January 31, 2020

The California Department of Public Health has been informed that one person in Santa Clara County has tested positive for novel coronavirus 2019.

Two Confirmed Cases of Novel Coronavirus in California

January 26, 2020

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has been informed that one individual in Los Angeles County and one individual in Orange County have tested positive for novel coronavirus 2019 (nCoV-2019).