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January 25, 2018
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Secretary of State Alex Padilla Statement on Governor Brown’s Final State of the State Address


SACRAMENTO – Secretary of State Alex Padilla issued the following statement after Governor Jerry Brown’s final State of the State address today.

“Governor Brown’s final State of the State address is an important reminder of just how far California has come in the past seven years. His prudence and steady hand have moved our state from recession to prosperity. He also reminds us that there is much more to do, and we all have a role to play in defending and advancing our democracy, particularly in the current political climate.”

“As Governor, Jerry Brown has combined a statesman’s wisdom with an acute appreciation for detail, while always pausing to consider the real life impact of the decisions made by our government.”

“The Governor is not done yet. I look forward to working with him in, this, his final year as governor.”


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