Senate to Decide on California Water Bill
A massive federal water bill that could spell big changes for California is headed for a fight in the U.S. Senate. Approved by the House Thursday, the legislation is dividing the state's congressional and Senate delegation.
Trump Inspires Defiance -- and Optimism -- in California Legislature
Republicans in California saw their power further diminished on Election Day. The party lost seats in the Assembly and Senate, leaving Democrats with two-thirds majorities in both houses, further relegating Republicans to the sidelines on important votes. But Republicans in Sacramento are flexing their political muscles in other ways.
Sen. Scott Wiener Wants California Cities to Build More Housing
Newly sworn-in Senator Scott Wiener of San Francisco is wasting no time tackling one of his top priorities: Housing. But it won't be an easy lift in the wake of a failed housing proposal last legislative session.