Sen. Padilla Named Chair of Immigration SubcommitteeU.S. Sen. Alex Padilla has been named chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee's Immigration Subcommittee.
California Secretary Of State: Over 99% Of Mail-In Ballots Accepted In Presidential ElectionCalifornia election officials announced Friday that 99.4% of more than 15 million mail-in ballots were verified and counted in the November election.
Newsom Nominates San Diego Assemblywoman Dr. Shirley Weber As Secretary of StateCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday nominated Assemblywoman Dr. Shirley Weber to succeed Alex Padilla as Secretary of State.
Secretary Of State: Nearly 85% Of Eligible Californians Registered For 2020 Presidential ElectionThe California Secretary of State's office found more than eight out of 10 Californians who are eligible to vote are registered.
Citing Pandemic, California Launches Website to Enlist Poll Workers for November ElectionThe California Secretary of State's Office announced the launch of a portal Friday that allows state residents to sign up to work as a poll worker in their county for the Nov. 3 general election.
Challenge To California Law Giving Gig Workers Benefits Will Go On November BallotA ballot initiative backed by Uber, Lyft and DoorDash is set to go before California voters in November, which if passed, would exclude the companies from a new law giving more benefits and wage protections to gig workers.
California Voter Registration Tops 19 Million In New RecordCalifornia's voter registration has hit an all-time high ahead of the November election.
California Political Trailblazer March Fong Eu Dies at 95California political trailblazer March Fong Eu, who served as the state's first female secretary of state and later a U.S. ambassador to Micronesia, died Thursday at the age of 95.
California Democratic Voter Registration Climbs Post-ElectionCalifornia Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced the new registration numbers Wednesday.
At Least 770,000 Ballots Outstanding From California’s Primary ElectionAt least 770,000 ballots have not yet been counted from California's primary election. The secretary of state's office posted a partial tally Thursday afternoon that shows the totals of outstanding ballots in 24 of California's 58 counties.
Leland Yee Receives Nearly 300,000 Votes In Primary Despite Corruption ChargesMore than two months after being charged in a federal corruption case, suspended State Sen. Leland Yee (D-San Francisco) received more than 200,000 votes for Secretary of State in Tuesday’s primary election.
Sen. Leland Yee Refuses To Resign, Will Drop Out Of Secretary Of State RaceKPIX 5 has learned that State Senator Leland Yee is refusing to resign his state senate seat. According to state sources familiar with the matter, Yee has made it clear that he will ask for a leave of absence but so far has not formally requested it.
Assemblyman Gathering Signatures To Repeal California Dream ActA campaign to repeal the California Dream Act has the green light to start collecting signatures to qualify a measure for next year's November ballot.
Registration Deadline Nears For Would-Be California VotersAcross the Bay Area, like in so many other communities around California, an aggressive effort was launched to encourage adults to register to vote.