Elections 2016

Elections 2016

Voter Guide: How early voting could change the election

Aviation experts slam Trump. Everyone slams Clinton’s campaign song. And both campaigns seek out early voters.

Capitol Alert

Tobacco companies mislead voters in radio ad

If you listen to the radio, you’ve probably heard a new ad from cigarette companies Phillip Morris and R.J. Reynolds that makes strong claims about a November ballot measure to increase tobacco taxes by $2. Following is the text of the ad and an analysis to sort fact from fiction.

Local

Ashby tries to move on from ‘a hundred million mistakes’ in her bid for Sacramento mayor

City Councilwoman Angelique Ashby challenged Sacramento’s political establishment when she ran for mayor against former state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg, a candidate with far more money and widespread political support. She said she doesn’t regret running, and hopes Sacramento voters will give her another chance in the future. For now, though, she will be working alongside Steinberg on the council.

Election 2014 Coverage


Videos

Yes on 56 campaign argues for higher cigarette tax

Proponents of a ballot measure to increase tobacco taxes by $2 are airing a TV ad explaining why the American Cancer Society, Cancer Action Network, American Lung Association and American Academy of Pediatrics support Proposition 56.
Yes on 56 - Save Lives CA
Yes on 56 campaign argues for higher cigarette tax 0:31

Yes on 56 campaign argues for higher cigarette tax

Things to know about Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein 1:42

Things to know about Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein

Trump: ‘Second Amendment people’ might stop Clinton-appointed judges 0:53

Trump: ‘Second Amendment people’ might stop Clinton-appointed judges

Sen. Ricardo Lara reflects on benefits of his bilingualism 1:36

Sen. Ricardo Lara reflects on benefits of his bilingualism