Race For California Schools Chief Among Most Expensive In CountryOne of California’s ballot races is attracting money not normally seen on a statewide level. Tens of millions of dollars are being spent on the race to determine who will head the state's public school system.
Suspicious Device Reportedly Found Addressed To Billionaire Activist Tom SteyerA new suspicious package has reportedly been discovered addressed to the Bay Area home of billionaire activist Tom Steyer, the latest high-profile critic of President Donald Trump targeted in a wave of suspected pipe bombs.
Parents Call Pilot Textbook Political Propaganda For Gavin NewsomControversy is brewing among parents over new curriculum in Elk Grove Unified School District. The textbook in question explains the history of gay rights to first graders. And some parents accusing the book of sounding like a campaign advertisement for Gavin Newsom.
Millions Of Dollars Poured Into California Rent Control Ballot MeasureSupporters say the rent control measure will protect low-income people from being priced out of their homes, while opponents argue it will decrease housing supply in a state facing a severe shortage.
Lead Widens, But San Francisco Mayor Race Too Close To CallThe gap widened between the leading candidates in the race for San Francisco mayor, but it is still too close to call.
Charter Schools Regroup After Big California Election LossCharter school supporters are deciding where to direct their considerable resources after pouring money into the California gubernatorial primary to support a longtime ally who failed to move on to November's election.
Women Big California Primary Election Winners; Votes Still Being CountedHolding hopes of a "blue wave" in November, Democrats fought to shape the political battlefield in primaries across eight states, none more important than California where Republicans avoided an embarrassing setback in the race for governor.
Republicans Turn On Each Other In California US House FightTwenty-three years ago, Scott Baugh was a little-known Southern California lawyer whose conservative politics and youthful brio impressed Republican U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, who steered his new protege to a seat in the state Legislature. Now, Baugh wants the congressman's job.
Pelosi Urges 'Prompt' Ethics Investigation Of LA CongressmanThe Los Angeles congressman denies claims that he molested a 16-year-old girl in 2007 when he was a city councilman.
Neo-Nazi Candidate Kicked Out Of California GOP ConventionAn anti-Semitic Senate candidate who praised Adolf Hitler has been kicked out of the California Republican Party's convention in San Diego. The candidate's website advocates for "limiting representation of Jews in the government."
Trump's Shadow Looms In California Attorney General RaceXavier Becerra has fought President Trump's policies with a litany of lawsuits. His opponents in the June 5 primary say he's so focused on the Republican president that he's falling down on other key areas of the job.