After Long Day (And Night,) Legislature Passes Transportation Deal

Apr 7, 2017

Gov. Jerry Brown speaks with reporters outside his office at the state Capitol on Thursday, April 6, 2017, after the California Legislature approved new gas taxes and vehicle fees to pay for road repairs, public transit and other projects.
Credit Ben Adler / Capital Public Radio

It took the full negotiating power of California Gov. Jerry Brown and Democratic legislative leaders to push their transportation funding deal across the finish line Thursday.

Today's reporting by Ben Adler.