Abel MaldonadoGov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Monday appointed state Sen. Abel Maldonado to the position of Lt. Governor, an office vacated by John Garamendi, who left the job to become a U.S. Congressman.
Maldonado is a Republican from Santa Maria who was born to Mexican farm workers. He help ... More >>
In a split decision that ultimately heavily favors the opponents of gay marriage, the California Supreme Court today, May 26, upheld Proposition 8 while allowing about 18,000 gay marriages already performed to stand.Reaction was swift from both sides, who had organized large groups scattered across& ... More >>
File it under Boys Will Be Boys, but with 2008 about to end (and no Obama appointments in sight), California's two swingin'est
mayors are now only months from possibly declaring their intentions to
run for guv in 2010. Both San Francisco's Gavin Newsom and L.A.'s
Antonio Villaraigosa remain im ... More >>