San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom confirmed he's running for lieutenant governor of California, and enters the race as the Democratic frontrunner, political analysts say.
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger picked state Sen. Abel Maldonado as his candidate for lieutenant governor Monday night. Maldonado would be the first Hispanic Republican to hold statewide office in 130 years.
The AARP and AMA endorsed the House healthcare bill Thursday. But there are caveats, and some Democrats remain concerned about cost and abortion provisions.
Look at the margins of victory, among other things, as the returns for Election Day November 2009 come in.
Fire in Santa Cruz County is particularly challenging because the area hasn't burned in more than 60 years.
Lawmakers advances a bill to add insurance surcharges to those living in disaster-prone areas. Critics say it's overbroad.
Lawmakers advance a bill to add insurance surcharges to those living in disaster-prone areas. Critics say it's overbroad.