Sacramento bureau chief Scott Detrow covers state government, politics and policy for KQED News and its statewide news program, The California Report.
Before joining KQED, Scott reported on Pennsylvania's natural gas drilling boom for NPR's StateImpact project.
Scott Detrow's Latest Posts
John Pérez is calling off a 15-county recount and conceding the state controller’s race to Betty Yee.
Californians could face fines of up to $500 for wasting water on lawns, landscaping or car washing.
Levy would fund disposal of illegal fireworks, but GOP critics said it amounts to a “patriot tax.”
$10.5 billion plan now includes more money for reservoirs, but not enough to win Republican votes.
Prop. 42 has nothing to do with access to information; it’s about who is paying for record requests.
Candidates for governor unload on each other in appearance on Southern California radio talk show.
Revised budget increases spending by $2 billion but governor is resisting calls to fully restore cuts.