California lawmakers have approved a state budget deal with a provision that has Republicans accusing Democrats of trying to steal an election. It would create new rules for recall elections - and it's written in a way that would delay a current bid to recall a Democratic state senator from Fullerton until next June's primary, Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.
President Donald Trump says he will launch an investigation into voter fraud in November's election. Capital Public Radio's Bob Moffitt reports that California's Secretary of State says there is no need.
A loophole in California law allows corporations, unions, and political parties to give unlimited amounts of money to state and local candidates, but limits the amount of contributions from individuals. A state lawmaker wants to close the loophole. KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.