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WATCH: Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom Delivers Convention Speech

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom's speech is the highlight of the day during Saturday's general session at the California Democratic Party convention in Los Angeles.

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Posted on March 14, 2014

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Statement from the Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom on the loss of 1,000 Comcast jobs

 

I am disappointed that Comcast has decided to take 1,000 jobs out of California in its announced plans to consolidate call center operations in the Western United States.

Posted on September 24, 2012

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Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom calls upon Attorney General Eric Holder to review threats of retaliatory actions by mortgage industry

 

Today Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom called upon Attorney General Eric Holder and members of the Antitrust Division at the Office of the Attorney General to review the actions of some members of the mortgage industry, as well as...

Posted on September 9, 2012

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Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom: Local Governments Should Have Freedom to Explore Options to Address Mortgage Crisis

 

Today California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom calls on the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) to cease making threats to the local officials of San Bernardino County.

Posted on July 26, 2012

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Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom Statement on the USOC decision not to bid for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Games:

 

I am disappointed with the decision today that the USOC is choosing not to bid for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games. Lake Tahoe has a long and storied history with the Olympic Movement and is the perfect venue for the Winter Games.

Posted on July 2, 2012

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Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom statement on California being chosen for a new patent office

California is a worldwide leader of innovation, creativity, venture capital and research and development.

One important bureaucratic hurdle that has hindered California’s strong and vibrant entrepreneurial spirit was the backlog in patents.

Posted on July 2, 2012

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Statement by Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom on U.S. Supreme Court decision of ACA:

 

There is a healthcare crisis in this country, a crisis with profound implications for each citizen in every city and county in America.

Posted on June 27, 2012

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Statement by Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom on IHSS Cuts: IHSS is a Budget Solution, Not a Budget Problem

 

If we are to succeed in solving our state’s budget problems, we must be courageous, we must be determined, we must be strategic.  And above all, we must be smart.

Posted on June 11, 2012

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Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom’s Statement on the Proposition 8 Ruling

“Today’s decision by the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to reject re-consideration of their previous ruling that Proposition 8 is unconstitutional is another ripple of hope adding to the growing current that will soon sweep away one of the last remaining walls of discrimination...

Posted on June 5, 2012

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Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom's Statement on President Obama's Support for Same-Sex Marriage

Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement:

"Today President Barack Obama took a historic step in granting full rights for all Americans, regardless of their sexual orientation. I am proud of our President and proud to be an American."

Posted on May 9, 2012

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LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR GAVIN NEWSOM HEADLINES NEW WEEKLY SERIES ON CURRENT TV

'The Gavin Newsom Show,' Debuting in May, To Be Executive Produced By Former CNN Worldwide Producer Mia Haugen

Gavin Newsom, the sitting Lieutenant Governor of California, will launch a weekly show for...

Posted on April 19, 2012

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