Recent Press Releases

STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom on the Paris Climate Agreement
  6-1-2017



Ultimatum given to America's last coastal sand mine operating on California beach
  5-16-2017



Lt. Governor Newsom closes door on new Pacific oil and gas drilling, ahead of Trump's expansion order
  4-27-2017



Lt. Governor Newsom calls for reversal of Tuition Hikes in light of hidden UC funds
  4-25-2017



Lt. Governor Newsom keynotes the Armenian Genocide Commemorative March for Justice in Los Angeles
  4-24-2017



Lt. Governor Newsom visits massive Free Dental Care clinic
  4-23-2017



Santa Barbara Channel Oil Platform to be Decommissioned
  4-17-2017



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act
  3-23-2017



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on President Trump's intention to dismantle California's clean air standards
  3-15-2017



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom regarding President Trump's revised Muslim Travel Ban
  3-6-2017



Lt. Governor Newsom response to evidence contradicting U.S. Attorney General Sessions' own testimony regarding Russia communications
  3-1-2017



Lt. Governor Newsom Addresses UTA Rally
  2-24-2017



Lt. Governor writes to President Trump on adult use of recreational marijuana
  2-24-2017



Lt. Governor Newsom visits Oroville-area evacuees and emergency operations
  2-13-2017



Lt. Governor Newsom reflects on the thirteen years since San Francisco's 'Winter of Love'
  2-12-2017



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom regarding Court Ruling on President Trump's Muslim Travel Ban
  2-9-2017



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom regarding free speech at the University of California
  2-2-2017



Lt. Governor Newsom calls for resurrection of ComCal to intensify California-Mexico connections, as Trump presses divisions
  1-30-2017



STATEMENT: Lt Governor Newsom votes against UC tuition hike
  1-26-2017



California Lt. Governor Newsom on Trump Immigration Orders
  1-25-2017



California Lt. Governor Newsom on Trump's EPA freeze
  1-24-2017



State of the State Introduction: Prepared Remarks of Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom
  1-24-2017



STATEMENT: Acting Governor Newsom advises Californians to prepare for winter storms
  1-6-2017



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on Pension Fund decision
  12-21-2016



Lt. Governor Newsom implores CalPERS not to cave into Big Tobacco
  12-13-2016



Lt. Governor Newsom calls for student-athlete reforms at CSU, following NCAA reprimand
  12-09-2016



Gavin Newsom votes in support of federal ban on oil drilling in the Pacific Ocean
  12-06-2016



Lt. Governor Newsom joins Assemblymember Bonta, Senator Hertzberg to unveil bail reform
  12-05-2016



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on Governor's nomination for California Attorney General
  12-01-2016



Gavin Newsom outlines zero-tolerance plan of action to counter spike in racism and bullying at California schools
  11-21-2016



Lt. Governor Newsom, students move to safeguard immigrant students from Trump deportation threat
  11-17-2016



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on California and the Presidential Election
  11-11-2016



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on the passage of Propositions 63 and 64
  11-09-2016



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on National Guard Enlistment Bonuses
  10-24-2016



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on Signing of Retirement Savings Legislation
  09-29-2016



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on Earthquake Early Warning System
  09-29-2016



California looks to expand computer science education
  09-27-2016



Lt. Governor Newsom and CSU partner with Secretary Padilla on Student Voter Registration
  09-20-2016



Dr. Jill Biden, Lt. Governor Newsom, Mayor Garcetti celebrate launch of L.A. College Promise
  09-14-2016



Lt. Governor Newsom Issues Call for Arms in Bay Area Gun Program
  09-12-2016



Statement: Gavin Newsom of the passing of Greg Schmidt
  8-25-2016



New review finds Sacramento acted on three-quarters of state's landmark economic plan
  08-03-2016



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on the appointment of new California Community Colleges Chancellor
  07-18-2016



STATEMENT: Acting California Governor Gavin Newsom on the attacks on Baton Rouge's peace officers
  07-17-2016



STATEMENT: Acting Governor Newsom on the Passing of State Senator Sharon Runner
  07-14-2016



Extraordinary agreement to close California's last nuclear power plant
  06-21-2016



Statement: Lt. Governor Newsom on California College Promise grants in state budget
  06-17-2016



14-Point Plan to improve U.C. student-athlete policies
  05-10-2016



Newsom backs "Transform CA", statewide coalition supporting the transgender community
  04-18-2016



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on Tentative CSU Contract Agreement
  04-07-2016



Gavin Newsom, Cal Poly welcome Federal Research Grant for California Wave Energy Project
  3-28-2016



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on California Minimum Wage deal
  3-28-2016



ANNOUNCEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom and Jennifer Siebel Newsom Celebrate Birth of Baby Boy
  2-16-2016



Lt. Governor Newsom Announces Support for "California College Promise" Legislative Package at launch of Oakland Promise
  01-28-2016



Lt. Governor Newsom orders review of California's Nuclear and Energy Future
  12-18-2015



Lt. Governor Newsom Delivers Commission's First Strategic Plan in 18 years
  12-18-2015



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on Driverless Vehicles
  12-17-2015



QuakeCafe: A mobile wake-up call for Californians
  12-15-2015



Lt. Governor Newsom Issues Statement on San Bernardino Shootings
  12-02-2015



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom supports marijuana ballot measure aligned with Commission's policy recommendations
  11-02-2015



Lt. Governor Newsom, Singularity University, Announce Winners of Drought Solutions Competition
  10-30-2015



Historic Land Exchange Agreed Between California and Federal Government
  10-01-2015



Gavin Newsom rings Nasdaq Closing Bell from new entrepreneurial center in San Francisco
  09-24-2015



Lt. Governor Newsom keynotes border conference in San Diego
  09-22-2015



STATEMENT: Proposed Medical Marijuana Regulations
  09-11-2015



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on Open Data Initiatives Launched Today by Secretary of State Alex Padilla and Attorney General Kamala Harris
  09-02-2015



Gavin Newsom, in Collaboration with Singularity University, Launches Impact Challenge for Innovative Solutions to California's Drought
  07-30-2015



Acting Governor Newsom Directs Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Chattanooga Victims
  07-22-2015



Final Report on Marijuana Policy is full with Recommendations
  07-22-2015



STATEMENT: Lt. Governor Newsom on UCLA Data Breach
  07-17-2015



Lt. Governor Newsom to Welcome Special Olympics Final Leg Torch Run in Capitol Ceremony Today
  07-13-2015



Gavin Newsom on SCOTUS Same-Sex Marriage Ruling: "The fight for equality is not over. Far from it."
  06-26-2015



Gavin Newsom announces support for California's End of Life Option Act
  06-04-2015



Lt. Governor's Expert Panel on Cannabis Policy to Hold Public Forum in Fresno
  06-03-2015



Lt. Governor Newsom visits Humboldt County for Public Forum on Marijuana Policy
  05-28-2015



Lt. Governor's Expert Panel on Marijuana Policy to Hold Public Forum in Oakland
  05-18-2015



Newsom and Blakeslee Trail-blaze Digital Platform to Transform Government Transparency
  05-06-2015



Lt. Governor Joins NASCAR Sprint Cup in Fontana as Honorary Race Official; Emphasizes Economic Effect on Inland Empire
  03-21-2015



Lt. Governor Joins Read Across America Day at Sacramento Kindergarten
  03-02-2015



Lt. Governor Newsom and Jennifer Siebel Newsom to Lead We Day California
  02-25-2015



Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom calls for UC Regent vote on new "lower-than-last" student-athlete academic standards
  01-21-2015



Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom on Announcement by Senator Boxer
  01-08-2015