John Myers is senior editor of KQED's new California Politics & Government Desk. He has covered California politics for most of the past two decades, serving previously as Sacramento bureau chief for KQED News and most recently as political editor for KXTV News10 (ABC) in Sacramento. In 2014, he was named one of the nation's top statehouse reporters by The Washington Post. Follow him on Twitter @johnmyers.
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You have to go back to 1986 to find an incumbent governor in as good a political shape as Brown.
Review of ballots cast will enter its second week with very little change from June 3 election results.
Former Assembly speaker to pay as much as $3 million to see if he can reverse a narrow loss in primary.
A duel between Democrats appears to have ended with Betty Yee squeaking past John Pérez by 484 votes.
Measure by San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón is the sixth to qualify for November ballot.
Governor, statewide officers and legislators all will receive a 2 percent boost in December.
If two bonds being considered both pass, they might be pitted against each other by leery voters.
How did an eight-year extension of a solar tax break get quietly inserted into the 2014-15 spending plan?
State voters may find themselves with fewer propositions than at any time in more than a generation.