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State Assembly OKs transgender student accommodations

  SACRAMENTO — Transgender students would have the right to use public school restrooms and participate on sports teams that correspond with their expressed genders ...

Placer County’s state lawmakers face budget strife, bullet train questions

Lawmakers are back in Sacramento after a four-month break facing a $13 billion budget shortfall and questions on pension reform, high-speed rail and how to bridge the increasingly ...

Auburn Councilman Kevin Hanley decides against Assembly run

Auburn City Councilman Kevin Hanley had decided not to run for the open District 5 Assembly seat. District 5 was extended into Auburn by the California Redistricting Commission an ...

Assembly special election a waste? Some voters thought so

Simmering voter unhappiness boiled over on Election Day May 3 and the people who oversee the count say they had never seen anything like it. Ophir resident Gail Reinke was one of ...

Placer County’s District 4 Assembly turnout sinks to new lows

In terms of turnout, the District 4 Assembly election on Tuesday was dismal. Placer County elections chief Jim McCauley said that his pre-election forecast was holding up, with vo ...

Gaines bests Campanale in 4th District Assembly special election

Republican Beth Gaines was on her way to a special election win against Assembly District 4 opponent Dennis Campanale on Tuesday. Gaines had secured a comfortable 10-percentage-po ...

Low turnout predicted in Assembly District 4 election

The special election to fill the District 4 Assembly seat isn’t so special with Placer County voters. Blaming a possible case of voter fatigue, Placer County’s election chief ...

Gaines targeted by PAC

A Pasadena-based committee has spent more than $30,000 this past week in support of underdog Democrat Dennis Campanale’s District 4 Assembly campaign against Republican Beth Gain ...

It's "Dennis who?" as voters mull District 4 Assembly sample ballots

While Beth Gaines consolidates her campaign’s perception that she’s the frontrunner in conservative-leaning District 4’s special election, her lone opponent for the Assembly ...

Final tally: Gaines, Campanale move on to May 3 Assembly election tilt

Placer County’s final count from the March 8 special election has confirmed Republican Beth Gaines and Democrat John Campanale as opponents in a May 3 runoff. John Allard, a Ros ...