Photo of C 1 30 aircraft dropping flame retardant over Santa Barbara fire in 2017

Congress OKs Massive Firefighting Planes for California

Thanks to Congress, California has a good chance of getting more aid in fighting its deadly wildfires. Earlier this week, the U.S. Senate passed Sen. Dianne Feinstein's (D-California) provision to transfer seven C-130H air tankers to California to help figh...
State Capitol Building Sacramento

Walters: Political Aspirations at Risk from Harassment Claims

In a recent column, Dan Walters explains the impending political damage from claims of sexual harassment now becoming public in Sacramento. Among the most susceptible, Walters argues, is state Senate pro tem and U.S. Senate candidate, Kevin de León. De León...