| Aug 26, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Demonstrators, including a Republican lawmaker, gathered outside the historic Leland Stanford Mansion in Sacramento on Tuesday to protest the jailing of a U.S. Marine in Mexico.
Gov. Jerry Brown is hosting a luncheon for Mexican President Enrique Peña...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Add one more to the growing list of those who want the Washington Redskins football team to adopt a new name: the California Assembly.
The Assembly approved a resolution Wednesday urging the National Football League to pressure the team's owner,...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:27 AM
A bill that would prohibit California from displaying or selling merchandise with the Confederate flag is headed to Gov. Jerry Brown's desk, after getting final legislative approval in the Assembly on Thursday.
The measure by Assemblyman Isadore Hall...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:26 PM
The Assembly on Wednesday approved a constitutional amendment that, if approved by voters, would allow pay and benefits to be withheld from suspended legislators, but the measure will not be appearing on the November ballot.
The measure by Senate...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:25 PM
On a recent sunny Sunday in South Los Angeles, worshipers gathered in a wood-beam Pentecostal church to sing and offer testimonials of faith. In the middle of the African American congregation, swaying during the hymns and dropping money into the...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 7:04 PM
State Sen. Stephen Knight (R-Palmdale) said Wednesday he has told controversial GOP Assemblyman Tim Donnelly not to walk precincts for him in Santa Clarita this weekend.
Donnelly, of Twin Peaks, arguably the Legislature's most outspoken conservative,...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Adding to events that have buffeted state Sen. Stephen Knight's campaign for Congress in recent days, the former rival Democrat who had endorsed him pulled his support on Thursday.
Lee Rogers finished third in the June primary behind former state...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 7:19 PM
GOP Assemblyman Tim Donnelly of Twin Peaks, perhaps the most outspoken conservative in the Legislature, plans to campaign this weekend for state Sen. Stephen Knight, one of two Republicans battling to succeed a retiring congressman this fall.
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:25 PM
GOP gubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly’s campaign manager quit Wednesday, just days before the state Republican Party’s convention.
"I'm proud to have taken a candidate from the launch of a campaign as an unknown, underdog candidate to...
| Sep 11, 2013
Re "Legislature cools on drug war," Column, Sept. 9
Thank you to Republican Assemblyman Tim Donnelly (Twin Peaks) and Rocky Chavez (Oceanside) for casting deciding votes to lower penalties for nonviolent drug possession. Thank you to George Skelton...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 5:19 PM
SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown persuaded Californians to elect him by promising to fix the state's financial problems, and his latest budget proposal will play a big role in his effort to stay in the job.
His $155-billion blueprint, unveiled...