Presidential Election 2016

TV

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.

Elections 2016

Trump voters say they’re doing fine but government is lying about economy’s health

There’s a disconnect between economic data suggesting a good and growing economy, and a groundswell of voters who think those numbers are rigged. Interviews with several dozen voters in Western Pennsylvania who support Republican Donald Trump reveal a deeply held distrust of government statistics and programs, a fear that their own relative prosperity is threatened and the strong sense that change is critical in the White House.

Videos

UC Davis med students voice Trump fears

UC Davis medical students and doctors discuss their personal and professional fears for health care under a Donald Trump presidency. They're especially worried Trump will get rid of Obamacare, officially called the Affordable Care Act.
Claudia Buck The Sacramento Bee
UC Davis med students voice Trump fears 2:06

UC Davis med students voice Trump fears

Fans react to Kanye West's praise of President-elect Donald Trump 2:09

Fans react to Kanye West's praise of President-elect Donald Trump

Anti-Trump protest outside State Capitol 0:26

Anti-Trump protest outside State Capitol

Gregg Popovich elaborates on his comments about President-elect Donald Trump 5:45

Gregg Popovich elaborates on his comments about President-elect Donald Trump