Sen. Ricardo Lara speaks at a news conference with members of the California Nurses Association. Photo by Max Whittaker for CALmatters

In summary

Ricardo Lara opens the revolving door for a pharma lobbyist, an immigrant teen sues Trump for her parents, Jerry Brown’s judges by the numbers and Pelosi and Becerra get the band back together again.

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Dan Morain joined CalMatters in March 2018. He is the former editorial page editor of The Sacramento Bee. Morain also spent 27 years at The Los Angeles Times, and has covered the Capitol since 1992.