SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers will grapple with a growing sexual misconduct scandal when they return to Sacramento on Wednesday for the 2018 legislative year that will bring debates about boosting protections for victims and whistleblowers and improving the Legislature's policing of itself.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — When California lawmakers backed a landmark law that seeks to combat global warming, the key support came from a surprising group of legislators: Republicans.
Seventy-eight days ago, a group of women involved in California politics went public with their allegations of a “pervasive" culture of sexual harassment in and around Sacramento. But the state Capitol, at the time, was almost empty...
The Latest on the start of the 2018 Missouri legislative session (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Missouri lawmakers have kicked off the 2018 legislative session. Lawmakers returned to the Capitol … Click to Continue »
Eyes are on the California Senate's handling of sexual misconduct allegations against one of its members as lawmakers return to Sacramento for the new year. Democratic Sen. Tony Mendoza of … Click to Continue »