Sen. Calderon's Ongoing FBI Probe Could Have Fallout For DemocratsAn ongoing federal investigation of a California senator is roiling the Democratic leadership in Sacramento and threatens to complicate relations in the majority party when lawmakers reconvene in January.
State Sen. Ron Calderon Stripped Of All Committee Assignments Amid Federal ProbeThe Senate Rules Committee voted unanimously to remove the Los Angeles-area Democrat from all committees. It's believed to be the first time the committee has taken such action against a senator.