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.
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Board says legal and regulatory rulings that appear to jeopardize parts of rail plan are minor setbacks.
The best-paid state legislators in the U.S. get their first raise in six years, will make $95,291 a year.
State to get multibillion dollar cash surpluses in next fiscal years, but cautions against spending.
Jeffrey Beard may have the toughest job in state politics, facing multiple crises since taking the job.
Brown rejects bill, saying jury service is a key right of citizenship–and should stay that way.
Inmates say the units amount to psychological torture. Official say they’re human — and necessary.
This week, the Governor has signed no less than 77 new laws and vetoed four others.