Sen. Kamala Harris backs long-time ally Gavin Newsom in governor’s race
Citing their long friendship and shared experiences in San Francisco and Sacramento, Sen. Kamala Harris on Friday endorsed Gavin Newsom in the governor’s race.
Assemblywoman leading #MeToo movement at California Capitol accused of sexual misconduct
Daniel Fierro, who now operates a political communications firm in Cerritos, said Thursday that Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, D-Bell Gardens, cornered him at a legislative softball…READ MORE
California vows ‘not a single drop’ of oil from Trump’s offshore drilling plan will come ashore
California on Wednesday rejected the Trump administration’s massive offshore oil drilling proposal, vowing that “not a single drop” of new fuel will ever come ashore…READ MORE
SF will wipe thousands of marijuana convictions off the books
San Francisco will retroactively apply California’s marijuana-legalization laws to past criminal cases, District Attorney George Gascón said Wednesday — expunging or reducing misdemeanor and felony…READ MORE
California bill would make it illegal for servers to hand out plastic straws unless asked
A California lawmaker is facing criticism for a bill that, if passed, would make it illegal for servers to offer plastic straws unless asked.
New California policy opens door to illegal immigrant voting
California this spring will begin automatically registering adults who obtain or renew a driver’s license to vote, including potentially large numbers of noncitizens and immigrants…READ MORE
Trump versus California: One year into his presidency, tensions rise
After sodden hillsides thundered into Montecito, obliterating scores of homes and killing nearly two dozen people, seven days went by before President Trump first acknowledged…READ MORE
Oakland Bans Cooperation With Federal Immigration Agents; Braces For ICE Raids
OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Just hours after the Oakland City Council voted unanimously to end any cooperation with agents from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement,…READ MORE
New California? 5 times Californians failed to split the Golden State
Monday’s declaration of “the State of New California” marked the latest in more than 200 long-shot efforts to split the Golden State.
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Four people injured by rioters at Milo Yiannopoulos event sue Berkeley
Four Bay Area ticket-holders who tried to attend a Milo Yiannopoulos speech but were instead attacked by masked radicals have filed a federal civil-rights lawsuit…READ MORE