News Analysis: With actions on drug laws, mental health and labor, Newsom moves toward center in second term

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SACRAMENTO —  When Gov. Gavin Newsom put down his veto pen Friday night, closing the book on his fifth year of making laws for California, what emerged were signs that in his second term leading the state, the liberal Democrat from San Francisco is drifting toward the political center. He vetoed bills to decriminalize psychedelic drugs … Read more