Sen. Sydney Kamlager (D-Los Angeles)

California State Budget for 2021-22 Draws Both Pushback and Praise

Depending on where they stand, a number of political leaders in California either praised or pushed back on Gov. Gavin Newsom’s $ 267.8 billion budget proposal for fiscal year 2021-22. The plan includes a broad range of high-dollar investments intended to help the state’s struggling economy recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.