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.
California Gov. Jerry Brown, speaking to the National Press Club on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, said the immigration debate "has become “an inflammatory football that very low-life politicians like to exploit."
U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-California, spoke to a group of Silicon Valley executives in Sunnyvale on April 2, warning of continued risk of Russians and others tampering with elections in the United States.
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra on March 27, 2018 describes a lawsuit the state has filed against the Trump administration over census question on citizenship status. Secretary of State Alex Padilla is to the left.
Since President Donald Trump took office, his administration has been at odds with California Democrats over policies from immigration to tax reform. Here's a primer on Trump's ideological battles with the state.