Officer Natalie Corona knew that every day she put on her badge, gun and bulletproof vest for the Davis Police Department could be her last. But the 22-year-old shooting victim wanted to serve, as her father had.
If PG&E is found responsible for the Tubbs or Camp fires, the question is whether anyone has the courage – or the power – to hold the utility accountable. A bold new leader like Newsom should demand change.
The governor’s inauguration speech stuck to poetry and did not delve into policy specifics. But balancing bold new ideas and limited resources will be the defining challenge of the Newsom administration
Fresno Democratic Congressman Jim Costa voted twice to support Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen while taking campaign cash from oil and gas companies. He has said he will take a stronger stand early next year. Hold him to account.
Changing the DMV’s leadership is a good step forward, but fixing its problems will be harder than replacing the names on the stationery. Gavin Newsom’s thoughts on the DMV are well-documented, giving voters a chance to hold him accountable for his handling of its problems.
The North Carolina Board of Elections should toss out the election results from the 9th Congressional District, where Republican Mark Harris defeated Democrat Dan McCready with help of alleged election fraud by McCrae Dowless.