The Renegade Rip

California Governor Gavin Newsom announces 2019-20 budget proposal

Rosa Salazar, Copy Editor

February 8, 2019

At the beginning of his first year as governor of California, Gavin Newsom proposed a 2019-20 $209 billion-dollar state budget named "California for All" to increase spending on various programs including education, housing, and healthcare. Newsom's budget proposal was announced to the legislature on Jan.10, and called for an increase in taxes to pay $13.6 billion of the...

Updated budget could bring higher fees

Keith Kaczmarek, Reporter

September 8, 2011

New fee hikes for next semester are in the budget that is currently under consideration, according to the listed budget on the California Community Colleges Web site. If California state shortfalls reach projected levels, California community college students may be facing fees of $46 a unit next semester if certain “triggers” occur. Additionally, there is authorization...

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