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Environmentalists say Newsom’s budget cuts jeopardize climate programs, EV mandate

ENVIRONMENTALISTS SLAMMED GOV. Gavin Newsom for slashing billions of dollars from initiatives that the governor has repeatedly called top priorities: efforts to combat climate change and transition to zero-emission vehicles. Facing a projected $22.5 billion deficit, Newsom on Tuesday proposed to eliminate $6 billion in climate spending in his 2023-24 budget. The governor helped push a five-year $54 […]