California Update for Friday, May 11, 2018

May 11, 2018

California Gov. Jerry Brown presents his final California budget Jan. 10, 2018.
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• California Gov. Jerry Brown will release his revised budget proposal this morning as state revenues pour into coffers billions of dollars above projections, setting up a debate over what to do with all that extra money.

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• Governor Jerry Brown issued an executive order Thursday to improve the health of the state's forests. It sets aside $96 million for practices like forest thinning, controlled fires and planting trees.

Today's reporting by Ben Adler and Ezra David Romero.