Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson

John Shirey

Sacramento City Officials Confirm Investors Seek More Public Funding In Kings Deal

City officials confirmed Friday that major investors have requested city leaders contribute more taxpayer money to keep the Kings in Sacramento.


Mayor Kevin Johnson talks about the city credit card crackdown after a council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. (credit: CBS13)

Mayor Johnson: We Will Deliver New Downtown Arena

Questions are mounting inside Sacramento’s city hall about how much public funding could be going into a new downtown arena plan as a possible Kings investment group asked for more public funding.


The Jason Ross Show

The Jason Ross Show – February 20, 2013

Wednesday on The Jason Ross Show we talk about Mayor Kevin Johnson saying, “I can see a whale sighting. I can’t tell you how close, but I can see it.” We asked listeners for their […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/20/2013

Kings Buyers

Mayor Meets With Mark Mastrov About Kings

It’s a last-second shot to keep in the Kings in Sacramento. Now the major players, Ron Burkle, Mark Mastrov, and Kevin Johnson, are making their moves to hold home court.


Kevin Johnson and David Stern

Mayor Prepares To Meet NBA Board To Keep Kings In Sacramento

Just when we thought the kingdom was crumbling, the NBA commissioner has thrown a life-jacket to Kings fans.


Mayor Kevin Johnson talks about the city credit card crackdown after a council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. (credit: CBS13)

Mayor Johnson Pledges Full Support For City Credit Card Crackdown

An audit shows movie, alcohol and hotel room upgrades paid by city of Sacramento employees with taxpayer dollars as more city credit card transactions are being exposed by the city’s auditor.


city hall

Police Expand City-Issued Credit Card Misuse Investigation

The investigation over city-issued credit cards was opened this summer, after one of the mayor’s top aides admitted to using public money for personal use.


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Johnson: State Is Partly To Blame For Losing The Campbell Plant

Mayor Kevin Johnson was fired up in an interview with CBS13, saying the state is partly to blame for losing the Campbell plant and the 700 jobs that come with it.


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Mayor Missing Meetings; Staff Says He’s Promoting ‘Sacramento On A National Stage’

Next Thursday, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson will miss his seventh city council meeting this year when he attends the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte.


Kevin Johnson

Sacramento Mayor’s Office Misses Important Sales Tax Measure Deadline

Did Sacramento’s Mayor Kevin Johnson drop the ball with the new sales tax measure? That’s exactly what happened, according to the city clerk.


Sacramento County Democrat Party Chair Kerri Ashbury (credit: CBS13)

Democratic Party Questions Mayor Johnson’s Use Of City Hall

The chair of the Democratic Party of Sacramento County isn’t asking for transparency from Republicans across the aisle but from a fellow high-profile democrat down the street – Mayor Kevin Johnson.


Mayor Kevin Johnson (credit: Steve Freeman/Getty Images)

Sacramento Mayor Johnson Elected 2nd Vice President Of U.S. Conference Of Mayors

Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson was elected U.S. Conference of Mayors Second Vice President at their 80th annual meeting held in Orlando.