- Poll: Republican leads race for secretary of state Updated: Apr-11-14 9:04 am
- Lawmakers propose reforms to regain public trust Updated: Apr-06-14 11:43 pm
- California senators vote to suspend 3 members Updated: Mar-28-14 6:17 pm
- Judge orders change to secretary of state ballot Updated: Mar-27-14 8:41 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - A Field Poll finds little-known Republican Pete Peterson leading in the race for California secretary of state, although four in 10 voters remain undecided.
SACRAMENTO, California - A series of scandals that has tarnished the integrity of the state Legislature has prompted a wave of proposals aimed at strengthening political ethics and reforming laws governing campaign contributions.
SACRAMENTO, California - The state Senate voted 28-1 on Friday to suspend three members who face criminal charges: Sens. Ron Calderon, Roderick Wright and Leland Yee. One senator was present but did not vote, and nine were absent, including all three senators who were suspended. One seat is vacant.
SACRAMENTO, California - A judge upheld a challenge from Democrats on Thursday, stopping a former Republican strategist running for secretary of state from appearing on ballots as a political reform advocate.