Laurel Rosenhall

Cal Matters

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Laurel Rosenhall is a reporter for Cal Matters. She is a former state capital reporter for the Sacramento Bee.

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This year, hundreds of millions of dollars have been poured into ballot measure campaigns.

California hits new record for campaign spending

This year, hundreds of millions of dollars have been poured into ballot measure campaigns.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

With key votes expected by Maine Republican Senator Susan Collins and West Virginia Democratic Senator Joe Manchin, Brett Kavanaugh is likely to be confirmed as the next Associate…

Two California Senators, One Supreme Court Justice

With key votes expected by Maine Republican Senator Susan Collins and West Virginia Democratic Senator Joe Manchin, Brett Kavanaugh is likely to be confirmed as the next Associate…

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Californians voted to speed up executions for prisoners on death row. Prop 66 was narrowly approved by a little more than 51 percent of voters. What happens next?

Implementing California's new death penalty law

Californians voted to speed up executions for prisoners on death row. Prop 66 was narrowly approved by a little more than 51 percent of voters. What happens next?

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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LGBTQ activist and Democratic donor Ed Buck owns an apartment building where 26-year-old Gemmel Moore died two years ago. This year, another man died in Buck’s apartment.

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One of the wealthiest and most liberal states in America has created a humanitarian emergency that only those who caused it can truly fix.

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Immigrant rights advocates and groups nationwide are preparing for this weekend, when a major ICE operation is supposed to take place.

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Berkeley’s City Council recently adopted an ordinance to drop certain gendered terms from the city’s municipal code.

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A bill in Sacramento called SB50 would override local zoning rules to legalize small and mid-size apartment buildings around public transit and job centers.

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Grocery workers from Albertsons, Vons, Ralphs, and Pavilions have voted to authorize a strike that could happen as soon as this weekend.

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Maybe it’s too much for one state agency to oversee everything from power delivery and wildfire prevention to railroads and phones.

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