California State Senator

State Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, center, D-Sacramento, flanked by fellow Senate Democrats, including Sen. Kevin de Leon of Los Angeles, left, and Mark Leno, of San Francisco. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Scandals plague Democrats in California capital

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — So far in 2014, each month has brought news of another arrest or conviction of a Democratic California state senator. The latest was Wednesday’s arrest of Sen. Leland Yee of San […]

03/27/2014

California State Assemblyman Mike Morrell (via Facebook).

Big lead for Republican in state Senate primary

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Republican state assemblyman has a runaway lead over four opponents in a race to replace a state senator who represented a district spanning parts of Los Angeles, Riverside and San […]

03/25/2014