"The truth is, we're playing catch up," Biden said during a video meeting from the White House with Western governors, including California's Gavin Newsom.
The FasTrak rate on the Golden Gate Bridge will rise from $7.70 to $8.05, the Pay-As-You-Go rate from $8.40 to $8.60 and toll invoices from $8.70 to $9.05.
The newest law Newsom signed promises to bump funding to $5.2 billion to cover 100% of outstanding rent debts and streamline the application and approval process.
California banned evictions after Newsom imposed the nation's first statewide shutdown in March 2020.
The state is following Cal-OSHA COVID-19 safety guidance issued last week for all California workers, CalHR Director Eraina Ortega said in an email to state officials.
As of May 3, 2023, U.S. citizens will only be able to board planes with a passport or federally approved document, such as a REAL ID.
Immigrant advocates are urging Newsom and the state Legislature to further expand the aid they're offering to undocumented Californians.
Newsom said he will issue an executive order on Thursday codifying the state's new COVID workplace safety rule, which lets fully vaccinated California workers not wear masks at work and also ends social distancing.
Masks will be required for those not fully vaccinated when working indoors or in vehicles.
The estimate from counties comes as state agencies prepare for the expected recall election, which has not been scheduled.
The federal Department of Transportation has agreed to restore the dollars that had been rescinded in early 2019 by the Trump administration.
AB 1223 failed in a final 46-20 floor vote before a June 4 deadline to send proposals to the Senate.
A California state board withdrew proposed updates to its COVID workplace safety rule — which requires masks to be worn at all times indoors, as well as outdoors if less than six feet away from others — will stay in effect for now.
The expected loss in congressional power would give California a delegation of 52 members in the House of Representatives, down from 53.
Conflicting state and federal guidelines over the last month left some California workers and businesses struggling to figure out how to move forward.
A California workplace safety board on Thursday is scheduled to consider whether to relax mask and physical distancing rules for workers.
Gun sales have trended up in California for several years but, in the past, surges have been driven by long gun sales, particularly after mass shootings or before the implementation of new gun control measures.
A state task force to study reparations for Black people in California will kick off Tuesday with a virtual inaugural convening and a pre-recorded message from Gov. Gavin Newsom
A survey by the nonpartisan Public Policy Institute of California found 57% of voters would vote "no" to recalling the Democratic governor.
Under the plan, the administration would allow wind power projects to be built in a 399-square-mile area in federal waters off the coast of Central California northwest of Morro Bay.
State Sen. Steve Glazer, D-Orinda, floated the idea of an earlier vote on Twitter last week, saying the best way to beat this "reckless recall" is to have an early election.
The vaccination gap may be growing even wider in California in recent weeks as the shots become more widely available, state data show.
State Health Director Dr. Mark Ghaly said Monday that a four-week delay will allow businesses time to make adjustments and more people to get vaccinated.
California officials have yet to release their detailed response to the CDC's relaxed guidance.