Budget records released this month by the Assembly should have provided a detailed look at the spending by California lawmakers.
A San Rafael man is set to be arraigned on charges that he made death threats against Sen. Barbara Boxer.
Democrats hoping to regain the majority in the House in 2012 might get a strong head start in California, where voters have handed the authority for drawing political boundaries to an independent citizens’ commission.
California Democrats are feeling optimistic and poised for next year’s presidential battle as party leaders rallied their base at the annual convention in Sacramento.
An Italian news agency reported that U.S. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi was hospitalized briefly in Rome with a minor ailment.
Democrat Nancy Pelosi said she had no regrets on her last day as House speaker Tuesday, a reign that lasted four years and is ending after the November elections.
Republican Steve Cooley is conceding the California attorney general’s race to Kamala Harris, giving Democrats a sweep of all statewide offices.
State Sen. Leland Yee announced Wednesday morning that he will run for mayor of San Francisco.
Nancy Pelosi, the nation’s first female House speaker, said Friday she will try to keep her spot as leader of the House Democrats despite huge election losses that cost her party the majority.
Democrat Barbara Boxer has won her fourth term in the U.S. Senate, dashing GOP hopes of removing the liberal icon with a strong challenge from former Hewlett-Packard Co. CEO Carly Fiorina.