Kevin Starr, California’s premier historian, dead at 76
California State Librarian Emeritus Kevin Starr wrote more than 14 books. In a May 2013 interview, he talked about his writing process, "a form of breathing." Starr died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017. Source: USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sc
Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, D-Paramount, comments on the state budget the Legislature sent to Gov. Jerry Brown on June 14, 2018. Democratic Assemblymembers Susan Talamantes-Eggman and Phil Ting accompanied him.
An ad funded by wealthy backers of charter schools on behalf of Antonio Villaraigosa's campaign for California governor attacks Republican John Cox for his history of unsuccessful political campaigns and his connections to Democrats.
Protesters at the state Capitol on Monday, May 21, 2018 call for Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, D-Bell Gardens, to resign amid sexual harassment allegations. The group was organized by construction trades unions who oppose Garcia's re-election.