California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom leads the pack in the 2018 California governor's race.
Democrat Gavin Newsom is leading in the race for California Governor. That's according to a new poll from the Public Policy Research Institute of California. And, as KVCR's Ken Vincent reports, Republican candidate John Cox is gaining traction too.
Report from KVCR's Ken Vincent. Source: Capital Public Radio
There's now one fewer Republican in the California governor's race. Former Sacramento area Congressman Dough Ose dropped out yesterday (Monday). As Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports, that could change the dynamic of the entire race.
The California Democratic Party Convention wrapped up yesterday (Sunday) - exactly 100 days before the June 5th Primary. The candidates for governor tested their messages and jockeyed for position as they vie for a top-two primary finish to advance to the November general election. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports from San Diego.
Two Democrats in this year's race for California governor have emerged as the clear favorites in the June primary. As Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports, a new poll shows Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom and former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa locked in a virtual tie.
The Trump administration has said it may try to prosecute elected officials in "sanctuary" states and cities who defy federal immigration law. Orange County Republican Assemblyman Travis Allen says that should include the man he hopes to replace as California governor. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.
The first major debate in California's upcoming gubernatorial race took place over the weekend in Los Angeles. The town hall featured four Democrats and two Republicans - with more than a thousand people in the audience. As KPCC's Mary Plummer reports, both the candidates and the crowd got contentious.