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Governor Brown Signs Bill to Help Protect and Preserve California's Coast

Sacramento, California - As tens of thousands gather across the state for California Coastal Cleanup Day, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced that he has signed AB 754 by Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance), which gives taxpayers the opportunity to support coastal conservation efforts with the check of a box on their state income tax return.

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Governor Brown Signs Legislation

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced that he has signed the following bills.

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Governor Brown Issues Proclamation Declaring Native American Day

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued a proclamation declaring next Friday, September 27, 2013, as Native American Day in the State of California.

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Governor Brown Issues Proclamation Declaring POW/MIA Recognition Day

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued a proclamation declaring September 20, 2013, as POW/MIA Recognition Day in the State of California.

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Governor Brown Announces Appointments

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments.

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Governor Brown Expands Partnership with China to Combat Climate Change

Sacramento, California - Building on California's growing relationship with China, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today joined China's top climate official, National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) Vice Chairman Xie Zhenhua, to sign a first-of-its-kind agreement on climate change between the NDRC and a subnational entity. The NDRC oversees China’s efforts to address climate change and much of the government’s economic strategy.

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California Residents Indicted for Filing False Liens Against IRS Employees and Tax Fraud

Sacramento, California The Justice Department announced today the unsealing of a superseding indictment returned by a federal grand jury in Sacramento, California, charging Teresa Marie Marty, Charles Tingler and Victoria Tingler, all of Placerville, California, with conspiracy to defraud the United States and filing multi-million dollar liens against government officials.

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12 defendants charged with child sexual exploitation offenses in LA's Inland Empire

Riverside, California - A Corona man, who extorted minors into sending sexually explicit videos and photographs of themselves over the Internet, is among the 12 individuals charged in the Inland Empire during the last two months as part of a federal crackdown on child sex offenders.

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