The contrast between U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and her challenger state Senate leader Kevin de León came into stark focus Friday night at the California Democratic Party convention.
By Elizabeth Aguilera | Feb. 22, 2018
Trump said if he removed immigration and border officers, California would “have a crime mess like you’ve never seen."
In some of the state's most high profile races, the battle for the Democratic endorsement is expected to get rowdy. Why all the fuss?
By Judy Lin | Feb. 21, 2018
The cost of retirement benefits for public employees from California's state state and local governments and schools and colleges has more than tripled since 2003—putting so much pressure on government…
CALmatters data reporter Matt Levin tunes in for a discussion on The California Dream project, a statewide nonprofit media collaboration focused on issues of economic opportunity, quality-of-life, and the future of…
By Matt Levin | Feb. 15, 2018
Over the past four decades, California middle-class incomes have stagnated, income inequality has grown, and more than half of Californians born that year made less than their parents did by…
"We don't know how we're going to operate," one city official says.
By Elizabeth Aguilera | Jan. 10, 2018
The judge's injunction allows those whose legal status has expired to apply for renewal.
By Judy Lin | Jan. 4, 2018
State Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León is proposing an end run for Californians to deduct the full value of their state and local taxes from their federal tax…