Trump Ends Brief Truce With California Over Sending Troops to Border

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President Trump on Tuesday ended his brief détente with Gov. Jerry Brown over sending National Guard troops to the border, slamming Brown’s attempt to limit what the troops would do as a sign that he and other California Democrats aren’t interested in the “safety and security” of its residents.

Brown Omits $6 Billion Cost Overrun in Bullet-Train Pitch to Trump

California governor Jerry Brown’s half-mocking push to win President Donald Trump’s affection for the state’s $10.6 billion-dollar bullet-train failed to mention that the project is projected to cost at least $6 billion more than originally planned, according to a new estimate consultants on the project announced Friday. 

U.S. Justice Department Sues California Over ‘Sanctuary’ Policies

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WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department sued the state of California over so-called “sanctuary” policies that try to protect illegal immigrants against deportation, ramping up a confrontation over whether local police should enforce federal law.