California Politics

Doug Sovern
December 05, 2019 - 4:04 pm
Three months before the California primary election, Bernie Sanders has surged to the top in a new poll about the Democratic candidates in the Golden State.
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Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) speaks during the AARP and The Des Moines Register Iowa Presidential Candidate Forum on July 16, 2019 in Bettendorf, Iowa.
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All News KCBS Radio
December 03, 2019 - 10:26 am
Sen. Kamala Harris has ended her campaign for president, multiple news organizations reported .
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
November 21, 2019 - 3:59 pm
The California Supreme Court has struck down a law that aimed to force President Donald Trump to release his tax returns in order to qualify for the presidential ballot.
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All News KCBS Radio
November 08, 2019 - 12:27 pm
The race for San Francisco District Attorney is still too close to call.
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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has sued the Trump Administration nearly 40 times and claims the legal battles are having a positive impact.
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Jeffrey Schaub
November 06, 2019 - 4:12 pm
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra says he is taking Facebook to court.
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All News KCBS Radio
November 05, 2019 - 2:42 pm
It’s not unusual for PG&E to spend money lobbying. Last year the utility spent nearly $10 million to push its agenda with officials in Sacramento This year, even in the midst of bankruptcy proceedings, PG&E still spent more than $1.3 million from July to September, more than twice as much...
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Nov. 18, 2018; Chico, CA, USA; The Camp Fire burned so quickly through the town of Paradise that little remains recognizable from the businesses that once lined the streets near the heart of the town.
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Holly Quan
November 04, 2019 - 1:46 pm
It was after the Camp Fire when President Trump first blamed California's wildfires on forest mismanagement. On Sunday, Trump tweeted that Gov. Gavin Newsom has "done a terrible job on forest management" and “I told him from the first day we met that he must ‘clean’ his forest floors regardless of...
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ire retardant lingers in the air after being dropped by a plane ahead of the Kincade Fire on October 29, 2019 in Healdsburg.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 29, 2019 - 11:06 pm
As the Kincade Fire burns through the North Bay, the state senator representing the areas ravaged by 2018’s Camp Fire has introduced legislation aimed at preparing for the threat of wildfires and widespread power outages. Jim Nielsen, the Republican state senator representing Paradise and its...
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OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 06: An Oakland Police patrol car sits in front of the Oakland Police headquarters on December 6, 2012 in Oakland, California. Oakland City officials have come to an agreement to forfeit broad power over the Oakland Police Department
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All News KCBS Radio
October 21, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Former Oakland City Councilman Wilson Riles Junior is fighting back against criminal charges, after he said he had attempted to resolve an argument at the city's Planning and Zoning Department earlier this month.
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San Francisco mayoral candidate Ellen Zhou has been criticized for displaying this billboard.
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Bob Butler
October 21, 2019 - 12:53 pm
San Francisco mayoral candidate Ellen Lee Zhou is under fire for campaign billboards that elected officials have compalained have racist imagery.
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