A Black Lives Matter protestor stares at a California Highway Patrol officer at a Sacramento protest following the police shooting of Stephon Clark. Photo by Max Whittaker.

In summary

Newsom v. Trump on migrants, shareholders v. the public on the PG&E board, one lawmaker v. another on SAT testing, ACLU vs. cop unions. Plus IPO windfalls.

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Dan Morain joined CalMatters in March 2018. He is the former editorial page editor of The Sacramento Bee. Morain also spent 27 years at The Los Angeles Times, and has covered the Capitol since 1992.