Kamala Harris, Gavin Newsom and more speak on future of party at California Democratic Party convention
Top California Democrats spoke about their candidacies and the future of the Democratic Party at the 2018 California Democratic Party convention on Feb. 24, 2018. Here is a sampling. Video courtesy California Democratic Party.
Assemblyman Phil Ting, D-San Francisco weighs in on the passage of Assembly Bill 748. The bill requires law enforcement agencies disclose body camera footage within 45 days, unless they provide strong reason to withhold the footage for a month.
Protesters march at the California state Capitol on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018 in support of Assembly Bill 931, which aims to decrease police shootings. Rory Kaufman and Kevin Carter pull a casket representing unarmed deaths by law enforcement.
State Sen. Kevin De León, D-Los Angeles, promotes Senate Bill 100, which would increase renewable portfolio obligations for California retail sellers. Utility companies like PG&E oppose the bill, saying it would raise costs for ratepayers.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Bakersfield, was speaking in Sacramento on Wednesday, Aug. 15, when protesters stormed the event and temporarily stopped his discussion with Public Policy Institute of California President Mark Baldassare.
Beckie Jennings says she hopes state Attorney General Xavier Becerra will investigate the unexpected resignation of the county's grand jury. As Jennings spoke, the grand jurors huddled on the sidewalk outside Tuesday's board of supervisors meeting.
Vanessa Delgado, D-Montabello will be the shortest-serving state senator in more than a century, serving just 112 days. Delgado discusses what her first day at the Capitol was like and explains why she decided to resign as Montabello's mayor.