Los Angeles, California - A former University of Southern California admissions official has agreed to plead guilty to a wire fraud charge in a scheme to obtain USC graduate school admission slots for unqualified international students in exchange for thousands of dollars in cash.

Sacramento, California - Governor Gavin Newsom today signed an executive order to help the state procure necessary medical supplies to fight COVID-19.

Sacramento, California - Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order that will facilitate child care for children of essential critical infrastructure workers by allowing the California Department of Education and California Department of Social Services the flexibility to waive certain programmatic and administrative requirements in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Riverside, California - Governor Gavin Newsom issued the following statement regarding the two COVID-19 related deaths of Riverside County Sheriff’s Deputy Terrell Young and Deputy David Werksman:

Sacramento, California - California State Association of Counties (CSAC) and the California Association of County  Treasurers and Tax Collectors issue the following statement regarding the COVID‐19 crisis and the April  10th property tax deadline. 

Sacramento, California - Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the launch of a new website, covid19supplies.ca.gov, to get critical medical supplies to the front lines of California’s fight against COVID-19. The website will allow individuals and companies to donate, sell or offer to manufacture 13 of the most essential medical supplies, including ventilators, N95 respirators and testing materials.