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Padilla on Census, Voter Fraud, and His Future

Secretary of State Alex Padilla is a busy man. Not only is he responsible for running a statewide election in less than 90 days, he is also leading California's census count effort. Padilla, in the middle of his second term as secretary of state, recently v...
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California and Judicial Watch Settle on Cleaning Up Voter Rolls

LOS ANGELES — State election officials and the conservative legal group Judicial Watch have reached a settlement over how California handles records of inactive voters. At issue was how election officials were handling records of voters who hadn't voted in ...

Secretary of State Candidate Meuser Targets Voter Fraud

Mark Meuser is just as sharp of a talker as he is a dresser. The Bay Area Republican, an attorney by trade, is one of eight candidates on Tuesday’s (June 5) primary ballot for California's secretary of state. Democrat Alex Padilla is the incumbent and runni...

Should Non-Citizens Vote? Sec of State Says…

Immigration issues are important to Alex Padilla. California’s Secretary of State once again paid a visit to Fresno to speak at the monthly naturalization ceremony held Tuesday (May 16) at Valdez Hall. Before his keynote address, Padilla spoke with GV Wire. ...