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Senators frustrated by few answers, tech glitches in virtual hearing on coronavirus spending

With California in a pandemic-induced recession that will hammer the state budget, lawmakers grilled officials about Gov. Gavin Newsom’s $1.4 billion deal to buy masks and other protective gear — but got few answers during their first hearing on the state’s effort to stem the spread of coronavirus. The meeting — with two senators in […]