Democrat Gavin Newsom and Republican John Cox won the most votes in Tuesday’s primary election. They will face off in November to be California’s next governor. In the Senate race, Dianne Feinstein cruised to victory, while Democratic challenger Kevin De León barely clinched second. We look at those races and other highlights from the primary.
What California primary results mean for the state and the midterms
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Gavin Newsom will face Republican John Cox in the Calif. governor's race
Democrat Gavin Newsom and Republican John Cox won the most votes in Tuesday’s primary election. Now they face off in November to be California’s next governor. The big loser...
California party chairmen react to primary election results
The chairs of the state Republican and Democratic parties reveal their strategies for the general election campaign. Count on the gas tax and Donald Trump to play starring...
Gender politics and the recall the judge who sentenced Stanford swimmer Brock Turner
For the first time in more than 80 years, Californians have successfully recalled a state judge. Aaron Persky gained national attention when he sentenced Stanford swimmer...
Producers:Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Christian Bordal, Quinn O'Toole, Yael Even Or, Devan Schwartz
Image of John Cox and Gavin Newsom at KCRW by Amy Ta and Christopher Ho.