California Secretary of State Alex Padilla (center) announces a new bill he says will improve voter participation. He’s joined by, from left to right: Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, Assemblyman Kevin McCarty, Sen. Ben Allen, and Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas in Sacramento on Wednesday, June 10, 2015.
California Secretary of State Alex Padilla (center) announces a new bill he says will improve voter participation. He’s joined by, from left to right: Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, Assemblyman Kevin McCarty, Sen. Ben Allen, and Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas in Sacramento on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Jeremy B. White The Sacramento Bee
California Secretary of State Alex Padilla (center) announces a new bill he says will improve voter participation. He’s joined by, from left to right: Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, Assemblyman Kevin McCarty, Sen. Ben Allen, and Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas in Sacramento on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Jeremy B. White The Sacramento Bee
Capitol Alert

Capitol Alert

The go-to source for news on California policy and politics

Alex Padilla unveils California voting overhaul bill

June 10, 2015 11:53 AM