Nov 202014
 
Governor Brown visits Evergreen Avenue temple in West Sac

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 19, 2014 – Governor Jerry Brown visited the Sacramento Sikh Temple in West Sacramento on Sunday, in an event coordinated with a State Assembly Resolution promoting awareness and appreciation of Sikh members of the community. “We don’t have to look the same,” Brown told the morning congregation. “We don’t have to think [...]

Feb 072014
 
Governor appoints Villegas as Yolo Supe

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — FEB 7, 2014 The office of Governor Jerry Brown has just announced the appointment of Oscar E. Villegas to fill the remaining term as the District 1 representative to the Yolo County Board of Supervisors. The supervisor’s seat was vacated by longtime supervisor Michael McGowan in December, after McGowan accepted the governor’s [...]

Nov 142013
 
Mike McGowan to step down as supervisor, accept governor's appointment

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 13, 2013 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Michael McGowan, one of West Sacramento’s preeminent ‘pols’ since becoming the city’s first mayor in 1987, will leave elected office next month. He has been appointed by Governor Jerry Brown as deputy director of strategic planning and policy at the state department [...]