Latest line: A good week for Jerry Brown, bad one for DC Solar

Jerry Brown

Former governor sees legacy secured as new poll shows three-quarters of Californians support climate laws he signed to boost renewable energy and state Supreme Court upholds his ban on ‘pension spiking’ by state employees.

DC Solar

Former Benicia company that collected money for mobile generators, but didn’t deliver them, as part of a $1 billion Ponzi scheme continues to unravel as a seventh defendant pleads guilty in federal court in Sacramento.

Nancy Pelosi

Polls show increasing likelihood of Democrats keeping House majority in November elections. But the speaker faces criticism for not mandating masks earlier after another congressman tests positive for COVID-19.