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State Archives Clogged With Gubernatorial Records and No Culling Allowed

August 1, 2014 | 2:55 pm

State Archives Clogged With Gubernatorial Records and No Culling Allowed

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Although old law requires storage of every item, new bill would allow some paperwork to be thrown out.

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State Appeals Court Delivers Win For High-Speed Rail

July 31, 2014 | 6:40 pm

State Appeals Court Delivers Win For High-Speed Rail

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An appeals court ruled that California may resume selling $10 billion in bonds for high-speed rail.

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Can Underfunded GOP Candidate Outflank Jerry Brown on Poverty?

July 31, 2014 | 11:50 am

Can Underfunded GOP Candidate Outflank Jerry Brown on Poverty?

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Kashkari spends a week being poor and homeless in Fresno. Can it spark a boost in his race for governor?

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2012 Campaign Cash Scandal Ends With PAC’s Shutdown

July 28, 2014 | 2:15 pm

2012 Campaign Cash Scandal Ends With PAC’s Shutdown

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The final curtain falls on California’s 2012 political cash mystery that made national headlines.

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Officials Return From Central America Trip Focused on Child Immigration

July 28, 2014 | 9:00 am

Officials Return From Central America Trip Focused on Child Immigration

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Steinberg says countries’ underlying economic and security conditions must be addressed to solve crisis.

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Some Water Districts Want Property Tax Hike to Pay for Delta Tunnels

July 24, 2014 | 8:00 am

Some Water Districts Want Property Tax Hike to Pay for Delta Tunnels

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But some agencies say they’re not bound to public vote because water project bond OK’d before Prop. 13.

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Majority of Voters in New Poll Pick Brown for Another Term

July 23, 2014 | 10:51 pm

Majority of Voters in New Poll Pick Brown for Another Term

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You have to go back to 1986 to find an incumbent governor in as good a political shape as Brown.

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Hillary Clinton Q&A at Facebook, Twitter

July 21, 2014 | 1:38 pm

Hillary Clinton Q&A at Facebook, Twitter

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The former secretary of state and maybe-presidential candidate in a social media doubleheader.

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Rise of the ‘Conservatarian’ Hits S.F. this Weekend

July 18, 2014 | 6:35 pm

Rise of the ‘Conservatarian’ Hits S.F. this Weekend

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Reboot seeks to mesh Silicon Valley’s brand of libertarianism with the Grand Old Party’s fiscal conservatism.

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Pérez Ends Recount; Concedes Controller’s Race To Yee

July 18, 2014 | 4:30 pm

Pérez Ends Recount; Concedes Controller’s Race To Yee

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John Pérez is calling off a 15-county recount and conceding the state controller’s race to Betty Yee.

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