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California budget: Big surplus, but plenty of work left before lawmakers reach consensus

CALIFORNIA LAWMAKERS APPROVED a $300 billion state budget Monday, but it is far from final as legislative leaders continue to negotiate with Gov. Gavin Newsom over items including a proposed multibillion-dollar rebate to taxpayers. The Legislature adopted the record spending plan anyway, to meet a constitutional requirement that members pass a balanced budget by Wednesday or forgo […]