Budget deficit at $32B, Newsom says

California Governor Gavin Newsom said the state’s challenges are partly due to high inflation and a decision to let most people delay filing their taxes because of a series of winter storms.

Rallies happening at UC campuses and medical centers

Hundreds of University of California workers including service and patient care workers and students are rallying across the UC system Wednesday, calling on the UC Board Regents to increase wages for their lowest paid employees as the cost of living continues to rise.