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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Hundreds of bills meet their fate in August at state Capitol, most with little light shed on the process.
Legislators move to make the two measures Prop. 1 and Prop. 2. But why?
State Supreme Court ruling blocks an advisory measure asking voters to sound off on money in politics.
Does California need a law requiring an automatic recount in close statewide elections?
Legislators wrap up their work for 2014 this month in Sacramento. Here are 7 big debates worth watching.
Kashkari spends a week being poor and homeless in Fresno. Can it spark a boost in his race for governor?
The final curtain falls on California’s 2012 political cash mystery that made national headlines.
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.