Democrat Kamala Harris has been sworn in as attorney general, becoming the first woman and first minority to hold California’s top law enforcement office.
Attorney General-Elect Kamala Harris has added three top Bay Area police chiefs to her “Smart on Leadership Committee.”
San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom said he will defer to Kamala Harris to name her own replacement as city district attorney.
California’s newly elected attorney general named a high-profile transition team on Tuesday and promised to use the office to pursue a reform agenda on environmental, prison and consumer-protection issues.
Republican Steve Cooley is conceding the California attorney general’s race to Kamala Harris, giving Democrats a sweep of all statewide offices.
Democrat Kamala Harris has regained a slight lead over her Republican opponent in the California attorney general’s race.
Republican Steve Cooley is maintaining a slight lead over his Democratic opponent for California attorney general.
Los Angeles County District Attorney Steve Cooley expanded his lead on Tuesday over San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris in the race for state attorney general.
Republican Steve Cooley maintained his lead in the tight race for California attorney general Monday, although the last unresolved contest for statewide office remained too close to call.
Four days after he prematurely claimed victory, Los Angeles County District Attorney Steve Cooley is trailing by more than 17,000 votes in the race for state attorney general.