Sacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert is no longer a Republican. Schubert said Friday, June 15, 2018 that she formally changed her political affiliation to "no party preference" on Tuesday, a week after winning re-election.
Democrat Jessica Morse speaks to supporters on June 6, 2018 after advancing from the top-two primary to face Republican Tom McClintock in the 4th Congressional district, which stretches along the Sierra from Roseville to Fresno County.
Sacramento, El Dorado County, Elk Grove, Folsom and Regional Transit will spend SB 1 gas tax hike funds in 2018 for Kammerer Road, White Rock Road, San Joaquin trains and other transportation and transit infrastructure projects.
Sacramento DA Anne Marie Schubert played politics with campaign rival Noah Phillips' misconduct allegations related to trial in a 2016 murder. Phillips' attorney Steven Lewis argued in court Friday. Lewis wants a judge to remove the DA's office from the case saying Schubert TV ads were an "egregious" conflict of interest.
The Citrus Heights City Council voted to publicly censure Bret Daniels, a councilman who ran for Sacramento County sheriff, after reports to the city’s police department that he stalked a former girlfriend from high school in 2008 and 2017.
Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg said he is working to draft a renter protection ordinance and that he opposes the rent control ballot measure proposed by the SEIU union and affordable housing advocates
Sacramento County election officials said Wednesday they still have 220,000 ballots to count from Tuesday's election, suggesting that voter turnout was surprisingly high and giving some candidates hope they could still force a runoff.
Sacramento County is still counting votes from the Tuesday, June 5, 2018, primary election. There is a lot we don’t know yet, but it's clear incumbency matters in California, as does money and support from local politicians.
Sacramento County DA Anne Marie Schubert declared victory Tuesday, June 5, 2018 over challenger Noah Phillips after a contentious race spotlighted by the shooting of Stephon Clark and the arrest of a suspect in the East Area Rapist case.
Initial reporting put Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones ahead of challengers in the county’s primary elections Tuesday night. Challenger Milo Fitch wasn't ready to concede on Tuesday night, June 5, 2018.
Voters at the McKinley Park library in Sacramento say they had trouble figuring out which polling place to go to on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, under a new voting system approved by California legislators in 2016.
Sacramento County voters were confused and frustrated Tuesday, June 5, 2018 when they arrived to their libraries - longtime neighborhood polling places - and found the doors locked with no instructions on how to leave their ballots. The library system plans to expand hours to avoid a similar situation in November.
A line of voters stood in front of the McKinley Library in East Sacramento this morning waiting for it to open. The library, a longtime polling place, has been relegated to a drop-off point as part of a new program approved by state legislators in 2016. Drop-off points are only open during their regular office or business hours, meaning the library didn't open until noon.
A map of election results by precinct in Sacramento County shows where candidates for governor, district attorney and sheriff performed best in the Sacramento region in the June 5, 2018 primary election in California.