Columnist and Editorial Page Editor at the Bakersfield Californian
Internet moguls and evangelicals, big business and organized labor are among the odd bedfellows pushing Republicans in Congress to vote for immigration reform.
Aug. 14, 2013
from Which Way, L.A.?
California’s recall makes sense, but the electoral system as a whole needs reform, according to columnist Joe Matthews.
from To the Point
The attempt to recall Governor Gavin Newsom has failed, according to a call by The Associated Press, allowing the governor to stay in office until at least 2023.
from News Stories
California Gov. Gavin Newsom now seems likely to survive the effort to recall him, but he should reflect on what got him into trouble.
UCSB classes are just two weeks away , and students are using words like “desperate” and “abandoned” to describe their search for housing.
from Greater LA
Director Christopher Nolan’s long relationship with Warner Bros. ended when the studio released his last movie “Tenet” on the streamer HBO Max the same day it opened in theaters.
from Hollywood Breakdown
The president tours California wildfire destruction and talks about his approach to the climate crisis.
from News Special Programming
While rumors are rampant about stolen ballots and suspicious holes in voting envelopes, state and local officials say they have put measures in place to keep elections secure.
Secretary of State Shirley Weber said the total cost of the special election could exceed $300 million.
from Zócalo's Connecting California
Shirley Weber has been thrust into the awkward position of administering the California recall that could oust the man who appointed her.