California Update for Friday, February 2, 2018

Feb 2, 2018

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• California farmers and ranchers have until Monday to be counted by the USDA Census of Agriculture. The data could impact funding for agricultural research and nutrition programs.

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• The California Senate has finally approved a bill to provide whistleblower protection to legislative staff – after killing the effort in each of the last four years. It’s a protection other state employees have had for years.

Today's reporting by Julia Mitric and Ben Adler.