Can California make a French dad pay for his kid? A test case is here

Alessandra Lubinets of Davis, and the state of California, are using the 2007 Hague Convention on the International Recovery of Child Support and Family Maintenance to get child support for her 6-year-old son from his French father, who is now within the law's reach thanks to the treaty the U.S. just entered in 2017. Lubinets is one of the first cases in California.

Gavin Newsom and Antonio Villaraigosa on single-payer healthcare

California's candidates for governor have long been divided on the issue of single-payer healthcare. Here are Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, both Democratic gubernatorial candidates, on their views.
Emily Zentner