SACRAMENTO (AP) — Republican Steve Cooley is maintaining a slight lead over his Democratic opponent for California attorney general.
Cooley, the Los Angeles County district attorney, was edging San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris by 11,400 votes Wednesday. That’s a lead of one-tenth of a percentage point.READ MORE: Oakland City Council Votes to Defund Police, Stripping More Than $17M from Department Budget
The secretary of state’s office says 8.6 million ballots have been counted, with 1.2 million left to tally before Nov. 30.READ MORE: 165 Pounds Of Fireworks Seized, Man Arrested In Oakland Crackdown
A victory by Harris would give Democrats a sweep of statewide offices.MORE NEWS: Menlo Park Fire Chief: Time Is Short in Search for Survivors of Florida Condo Collapse
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