Public works project contracts are susceptible to insider dealing, and a pending bill in the Legislature might invite more misbehavior.
Gov. Gavin Newsom has promised action on a wide range of societal ills, but now must deliver.
Los Angeles Unified School District wants voters to approve a new tax, but it’s undermining its pitch by incompetent—or duplicitous—actions.
Demography is destiny, and California is experiencing it right now. One consequence is a relative decline in political influence.