Tom Steyer, the liberal billionaire donor and environmental activist who this spring called for impeachment of President Donald Trump, took a broadside at Democratic U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein this week.
A bill that would preserve changes to state election law to help state Sen. Josh Newman, D-Fullerton, has been introduced. Election officials say recall proponents have turned in enough valid voter signatures to qualify.
Tim Draper filed a proposed November 2018 ballot measure Aug. 18, 2017, that would divide California into three states. Northern California would include the four-county Sacramento region and 36 other counties.
A new California ballot measure filed Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, would seek a new constitutional convention. The current U.S. Constitution was written in 1787 and the world “has changed dramatically” since then.
A California Fair Political Practices Commission member had private communications with an attorney representing Democrats in a key campaign finance dispute. Such one-on-one meetings, when not disclosed, are considered unusual.