COVID Vaccine: Senators Call For Oakland Coliseum, LA Mass Vaccination Sites To Stay Open Past AprilCalifornia senators Dianne Feinstein and Alex Padilla said Wednesday they requested that the Federal Emergency Management Agency work with local and state governments to keep mass COVID-19 vaccination sites open in Oakland and Los Angeles.
Sen. Padilla Named Chair of Immigration SubcommitteeU.S. Sen. Alex Padilla has been named chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee's Immigration Subcommittee.
Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris To Step Down From Senate Seat On MondayVice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign her Senate seat on Monday, two days before she and President-elect Joe Biden are inaugurated.
Newsom Selects Alex Padilla To Take Over Kamala Harris' Senate Seat; California's First Latino U.S. SenatorGov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday that California Secretary of State Alex Padilla will takeover one of the state's two U.S. Senate seats when Kamala Harris vacates it in January to became the Vice President.
Dianne Feinstein Backs Secretary Of State Alex Padilla To Replace VP-Elect Kamala Harris In SenateDemocratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein said she backs California Secretary of State Alex Padilla to fill Kamala Harris' US Senate seat when she is sworn in as vice president in January.
California Voter Registration Tops 19 Million In New RecordCalifornia's voter registration has hit an all-time high ahead of the November election.
California Elections Chief: Security Is Strong Ahead Of MidtermsCalifornia's top elections official says the state has aggressive safety procedures in place to protect its elections systems against Russian and other meddling but is ramping up even more ahead of the 2018 midterms.
Padilla: Russia Didn't Target California Election Systems After AllCalifornia's chief elections officer says the U.S. Homeland Security Department is walking back its conclusion that Russian hackers looked for vulnerabilities in the state's election systems.
California Lawmakers Approve Earlier 2020 Presidential PrimaryCalifornia may hold its presidential primary elections three months earlier after lawmakers in both chambers of the Legislature passed bills Thursday.
California May Move 2020 Primary Much Earlier With New ProposalWhile Californians waited until June to vote in last year's presidential primary, a new proposal could move the state's primary date much earlier.
California Democratic Voter Registration Climbs Post-ElectionCalifornia Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced the new registration numbers Wednesday.
California Secretary Of State Blasts Trump Claiming Voter Fraud Without EvidencePresident-elect Donald Trump's tweets alleging voter fraud are not getting much traction with California's Secretary of State.
Money Remains Largest Obstacle For California’s Earthquake Early Warning SystemCalifornia has been working on an earthquake early warning system for over a year and at San Francisco City Hall, there is one state senator who wants to know when instituting the program can begin.
Sonoma County Plastic Bag Ban Goes Into Effect; Statewide Ban Bill Sits On Governor’s Desk Sonoma County joins the growing list of jurisdictions in the State of California to impose a ban on plastic shopping bags. The ban went into effect on Monday.
Support For Campaign Reform Legislation In Sacramento Ebbs After ScandalsEthics reform legislation in Sacramento, that appeared to be a priority after the arrest of Democratic state Sen. Leland Yee from San Francisco and the additional scandals of two other senators last spring ago, has dissipated.