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Governor Brown Signs Historic Groundwater Legislation

Governor Brown Signs Historic Groundwater Legislation

September 19, 2014

Ensuring a sustainable supply of California groundwater is the goal of legislation signed into law on September 16, 2014 by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. The three-year drought has increased groundwater extraction in many regions of the state and led to over-drafting and water shortages in some communities. The new law mandates the creation of local [...]

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The Governor’s Medal of Valor Awards

The Governor’s Medal of Valor Awards

September 18, 2014

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. was joined by Attorney General Kamala D. Harris to present the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor to 14 law enforcement officials who went above and beyond the call of duty. This year’s recipients of California’s highest public safety award included eleven individuals from the Modesto Police Department, one from [...]

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She Shares with Ambassador Eleni Tsakopoulos Kounalakis

She Shares with Ambassador Eleni Tsakopoulos Kounalakis

September 12, 2014

Ambassador Eleni Tsakopoulos Kounalakis was sworn in to office by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on January 7, 2010. She presented her credentials to the President of Hungary, László Sólyom on January 11, 2010.  Before accepting President Obama’s nomination to serve as U.S. Ambassador to Hungary, Eleni Tsakopoulos Kounalakis was president of AKT Development Corporation, one [...]

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