Watch Newsom announce plan to pull California National Guard troops from border

Gavin Newsom is withdrawing California National Guard troops from the Mexico border in a rebuke to President Donald Trump. Former governor Jerry Brown deployed the troops in April to help border patrol agents.
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Gavin Newsom is withdrawing California National Guard troops from the Mexico border in a rebuke to President Donald Trump. Former governor Jerry Brown deployed the troops in April to help border patrol agents.

Sophia Bollag covers California politics and government. Before joining The Bee, she reported in Sacramento for the Associated Press and the Los Angeles Times. She grew up in California and is a graduate of Northwestern University.