Laurel Rosenhall is a reporter for Cal Matters. She is a former state capital reporter for the Sacramento Bee.
This year, hundreds of millions of dollars have been poured into ballot measure campaigns.
Nov. 5, 2018from 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…
Oct. 5, 2018from The Mixer
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?
Nov. 23, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
People in Venezuela are struggling to get food, water, and medicine, and power is intermittent.
May. 7from Greater LA
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.
Jul. 29from Greater LA
One of the wealthiest and most liberal states in America has created a humanitarian emergency that only those who caused it can truly fix.
Jul. 5from Scheer Intelligence
Immigrant rights advocates and groups nationwide are preparing for this weekend, when a major ICE operation is supposed to take place.
Jul. 11from Greater LA
Berkeley’s City Council recently adopted an ordinance to drop certain gendered terms from the city’s municipal code.
Jul. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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.
May. 8from Design and Architecture
Grocery workers from Albertsons, Vons, Ralphs, and Pavilions have voted to authorize a strike that could happen as soon as this weekend.
Jul. 10from Greater LA
Maybe it’s too much for one state agency to oversee everything from power delivery and wildfire prevention to railroads and phones.
Aug. 1from Zócalo's Connecting California
Formative years in China taught the author why it’s essential to question authority.
May. 30from Zócalo's Connecting California