California Democratic Party Snubs Feinstein, Endorses de LéonThe California Democratic Party snubbed U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Saturday by handing its official endorsement to state Sen. Kevin de Léon, her longshot Democratic challenger.
Feinstein Fights To Deny Democratic Rival Official Party NodSen. Dianne Feinstein is tapping into her political rolodex to convince California Democratic Party leaders to not formally endorse a candidate in her race against fellow Democrat Kevin de Leon.
Democrat De Leon Offers Contrast With FeinsteinCalifornia state Sen. Kevin de Leon is sharpening his criticism of U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein as he prepares to face her in November.
Feinstein Drops Support For Death Penalty"It became crystal clear to me that the risk of unequal application is high and its effect on deterrence is low," the senator said.
Obama Endorses Feinstein Over De Leon In Senate PrimaryFormer President Barack Obama endorsed U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Friday, wading into her re-election fight against a fellow Democrat.
California Democratic Party Won't Endorse Feinstein, NewsomSen. Dianne Feinstein failed to win the official endorsement of the California Democratic Party at their state convention in San Diego. Neither could party activists unite on an endorsement for governor or in the increasingly-crowded House races.
California Looks For Ways Around Federal Tax ChangesSenate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon plans to introduce legislation allowing people to make a donation to the state in lieu of income taxes.
California Senate Picks Female Leader Amid Misconduct ProbesSan Diego Sen. Toni Atkins was tapped Thursday by fellow state Senate Democrats to replace Kevin de Leon and become the chamber's first female leader.
Divisions Among California Democrats Could Complicate 2018 HopesIn California, where Democrats control all levers of power in state government, the party is feuding over who is doing a better job resisting President Donald Trump.
State Senate Leader to Challenge Dianne Feinstein for U.S. SenateDemocrat Kevin de Leon, leader of the California Senate, said Sunday he will challenge U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein in next year's election.
Lawmaker Pleads For Sanctuary State: ‘Half Of My Family’ Could Be DeportedOpponents of State Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon's efforts to make California a sanctuary state are focusing on one particular statement he made about his family.