AP picture of people watching coverage of the first round of the NCAA college basketball tournament at the Westgate Superbook sports book in Las Vegas on March 15, 2018.

Merced Assemblyman Wants Sports Gambling in California

SACRAMENTO — State lawmakers and tribes who run California casinos say voters would have to change the state's Constitution before legal sports betting could come to the nation's most populous state. Their comments followed the U.S. Supreme Court's decision...

Campaign Watchdog Busts Valley Assemblyman

In what his campaign calls a “bookkeeping error,” Assemblyman Adam Gray will have to pay up to settle complaints from the state’s campaign finance watchdog. The Merced Democrat found himself running afoul of...