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- The Orange County GOP had Rep. Devin Nunes as a headline speaker Saturday night. Protesters crashed the party but Republicans mostly made the news media the enemy.
- Learn more about the most important parts of California’s $183 billion state budget.
- President Trump’s top environmental adviser said Thursday that California’s clean air waiver from federal rules isn’t now under review.
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