In case you missed it:
California Republican gubernatorial candidate John Cox defended President Donald Trump's stance on immigration during a press conference at the Capitol today, Angela Hart reported. He also dodged a question about his position on climate change.
Hart also wrote that a new initiative on rent control will make its way onto the November ballot.
Adam Ashton reported that the state budget will help undocumented immigrants fight deportation.
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In this morning's alert, Bryan Anderson introduced himself to readers, expressing his profound distrust of sushi and salads. The alert also examined how Republicans are responding to a Sacramento Bee story about the effects Proposition 47 has had on recidivism rates.
From the opinion pages:
A Sacramento Bee editorial argues there is a "frat house" vibe at the Capitol and a need for better handling of workplace misconduct claims.
Carmela Coyle, president and CEO of the California Hospital Association, and Jessica Cruz, CEO of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, discuss a newly formed coalition called Behavioral Health Action. The coalition will be launched at the state Capitol on Tuesday