Bakersfield, California - Remarks by President Trump to Rural Stakeholders on California Water Accessibility:

Palm Springs, California - Tenet Healthcare Corporation and its affiliated hospital Desert Regional Medical Center (DRMC), a general medical and surgical hospital located in Palm Springs, California, have agreed to pay $1.41 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by knowingly charging Medicare for implanting unnecessary cardiac monitors, the Justice Department announced Tuesday.

Sacramento, California - The California Department of Food and Agriculture Office of Farm to Fork (CDFA-F2F) announces that registration is now open for the 2020 California Farm to School and School Garden Conference, March 26-27, 2020, in San Diego, with optional farm to school tours on March 28.

Palo Alto, California - The Department of Justice and Stanford University will hold a public workshop on February 12, 2020, to explore the intersection between venture capital and antitrust law. The full-day workshop will discuss trends in venture capital investment from the 1990s through present, with a focus on what antitrust enforcers can learn from investors about how to identify nascent competitors in markets dominated by technology platforms. The workshop will also address proposed solutions to concerns that competitive alternatives to the market-leading platforms are not attractive investment opportunities.

San Francisco, California - Oakland-area real estate developer James Tong was sentenced to 15 months Friday for funneling tens of thousands of dollars of his own money through straw donors into two consecutive congressional campaigns for a member of the U.S. House of Representatives.

Los Angeles, California - The Justice Department announced Monday that it has filed a lawsuit alleging that female tenants in residential apartment buildings in Los Angeles, California, were subjected to sexual harassment and retaliation in violation of the federal Fair Housing Act.