Newsom Nominates East Bay Assemblyman Rob Bonta For Vacant State Attorney General PostGov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that he was nominating East Bay Assemblyman Rob Bonta to the role of California Attorney General.
California Officials Make Appeal To Newsom For Asian Attorney GeneralElected officials from California's Asian and Pacific Islander communities urged Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday to appoint an attorney general of Asian descent, saying it's critical to have a top law enforcement official who understands and will combat anti-Asian violence.
Xavier Becerra Appears Headed for Confirmation as Health SecretaryThe nomination of Xavier Becerra to lead the Department of Health and Human Services is likely to clear the Senate after a pair of key senators announced their support.
California Joins Lawsuit Against Facebook For Predatory, Monopolistic BehaviorCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Wednesday announced that the state has joined a lawsuit against Facebook for allegedly violating federal antitrust laws by purchasing emerging competitors to maintain a monopoly.
Harris Defends Work As Prosecutor Following Gabbard Attacks In 2nd Dem DebateSen. Kamala Harris on Thursday defended her past record as California attorney general, the morning after Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard challenged her prosecutions during a CNN Democratic debate.
Harris Defends Criminal Justice Record During Iowa Town HallSen. Kamala Harris defended her California criminal justice record during CNN's town hall on Monday, rebutting some liberal criticism of her record.
Harris Takes Hits On Record As San Francisco DA, California Attorney GeneralThe senator and onetime San Francisco District Attorney and California Attorney General fielded an early hit on her criminal justice record Thursday in the form of a scathing opinion piece in the New York Times.
Attorney General Candidate Steven Bailey Faces Ethics PanelSteven Bailey, a former judge now running for California attorney general, is facing a judicial ethics tribunal just two months before the November election.
California AG Sues For-Profit University For Allegedly Defrauding, Deceiving StudentsCalifornia's attorney general sued an online, for-profit university Wednesday, alleging officials made false promises to entice students and illegally tried to collect their overdue debt.
Becerra Poised To Become California Attorney General, Fight Trump ProposalsCalifornia lawmakers are poised Monday to confirm a Democratic nominee for attorney general who has vowed to defend the state's liberal policies against the new administration and the Republican Congress.
Gov. Brown Formally Nominates Becerra For Attorney GeneralGov. Jerry Brown has formally nominated Xavier Becerra to be California's next attorney general.
Becerra Nominated To Replace Harris As California Attorney GeneralCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown has chosen U.S. Rep. Xavier Becerra to succeed Kamala Harris as state attorney general.
Wal-Mart To Pay $2.1M Penalty For California OverchargingWal-Mart has agreed to pay a penalty of $2.1 million for charging California costumers at prices higher than those posted, in violation of a 2008 judgment ordering the retail chain to stop.
Phil Matier: State AG Decides To Negotiate On Foreclosure SettlementCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris has decided to reconsider a settlement with some of the country's biggest banks over the foreclosure crisis.
Harris Sworn In As California's 1st Female Attorney GeneralDemocrat Kamala Harris has been sworn in as attorney general, becoming the first woman and first minority to hold California's top law enforcement office.