Is Climate Change Behind California Wildfires?

Gov. Jerry Brown was quick to attribute the numerous wildfires statewide to climate change. However, while not necessarily disputing Brown’s claims, a KQED report from Jacob Margolis provides quite a bit more nuance to the causes behind the fires. Accord...

Is Stopping Child Trafficking Still Priority for Sen. Harris?

The name of Sen. Kamala Harris came up multiple times at a Senate hearing last month on child sex trafficking legislation, an acknowledgment of her long record fighting the crime, Emily Cadei of McClatchy's D.C. Bureau reports. Writes Cadei: "But Harris’ ...

Bannon Will Speak at California GOP Convention

Steve Bannon, former White House chief strategist for President Donald Trump, reportedly will speak Oct. 20 at the state Republican Convention in Anaheim. Politico is reporting Bannon’s appearance there. The...

Is the United States ready for a Muslim governor?

Michigan, much to Hillary Clinton's chagrin, helped elect Donald Trump president of the United States. Now the state perhaps best known for the automobile industry and the financial collapse of its marquee city, Detroit, faces a new question. Is Michigan...