The Trouble With Financial Service Vendors Contributing to Bond Campaigns
Bonds can help big public projects get built, and they can also generate big revenues for the finance companies that handle bond sales for local governments. But the California Treasurer's Office says some of those companies are going too far.
At DNC, Prominent Californians Set Stage for HIllary Clinton
Hillary Clinton formally accepts her party's nomination for president Thursday night -- the culmination of what seems like an endless primary season. Wednesday night in Philadelphia, several Californians played prominent roles in setting the table for Clinton's candidacy, including Gov. Jerry Brown, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former CIA Director Leon Panetta.