Presidential Election 2016


Lester Holt: Sacramento’s diversity prepared him for his NBC job

NBC anchorman Lester Holt is in Sacramento for three days to shoot the first in a series of “Nightly News” broadcasts in cities across the country. He interviewed six people on the patio of the Firehouse Restaurant in Old Sacramento, portions of which will run during the “Nightly News” broadcast at 5:30 p.m. Monday.

Capitol Alert

Jerry Brown says U.S. can’t ‘go rogue’ on climate change, while lawmakers blast Donald Trump

Gov. Jerry Brown, unveiling his nominee for attorney general, Rep. Xavier Becerra, on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, was cautious in his remarks about President-elect Donald Trump on issues including climate change, immigration and health care. Brown’s pragmatic positioning contrasted with his Democratic colleagues, some of whom promised to counter Trump and the GOP-controlled Congress every step of the way.

'Run, Bernie, run,' San Francisco crowd chants

Angela Hart The Sacramento Bee