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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Pressure mounts on Senate’s Democratic leadership to expel Sen. Rod Wright, who awaits sentencing.
Investment banker and former Treasury official, Kashkari has a three-word platform: ‘Jobs and education.’
Former lieutenant governor quits after failing to gain hoped-for moderate support and falling into debt.
Governor’s plan boosts school spending by $10 billion. But he warns about continuing debt challenges.
After research, group says these inmates are innocent but remain behind bars on technicalities
Rule barring prostitutes who were raped or beaten from accessing money for treatment is repealed.
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.