Harris to meet with Democratic state attorneys general on abortion rights

Harris to meet with Democratic state attorneys general on abortion rights

This post was originally published on this siteVice President Harris will meet with Democratic attorneys general from seven states on Thursday about abortion rights as the White House prepares for a Supreme Court ruling overturning the landmark abortion ruling Roe v. Wade. Harris will meet with attorneys general from Wisconsin,...

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Young Kim advances in California House race

Young Kim advances in California House race

This post was originally published on this siteCalifornia GOP Rep. Young Kim advanced to the general election in a key House race, according to The Associated Press, handing Republicans a win in their effort to take back the House. Kim, who will face Democrat Asif Mahmood in November, garnered Republican...

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Wildfire tears through California forest as temperatures rocket

Wildfire tears through California forest as temperatures rocket

This post was originally published on this site A wildfire was burning out of control Monday in forest outside Los Angeles after a weekend of record-breaking temperatures, and as forecasters warn of fire danger across the parched US West. Almost 1,000 acres (400 hectares) had been charred by the Sheep...

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Why California Voters Recalled Chesa Boudin

Why California Voters Recalled Chesa Boudin

This post was originally published on this siteSasha Abramsky The ousting of the progressive San Francisco district attorney suggests that Democrats have failed to win the public with their messaging on criminal justice. The post Why California Voters Recalled Chesa Boudin appeared first on The Nation.

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6 takeaways from primaries in California, Mississippi and other states

6 takeaways from primaries in California, Mississippi and other states

This post was originally published on this siteAnalysis of the primary election results in California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico and South Dakota.

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Could California be a warning sign for Democrats in the fall? Takeaways from the latest primaries

Could California be a warning sign for Democrats in the fall? Takeaways from the latest primaries

This post was originally published on this siteCalifornia races dominated the June 7 primaries, shaping the 2022 midterm races and sending a warning shot for Democrats in November’s elections.     

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Five things to watch in California and beyond in Tuesday’s primaries

Five things to watch in California and beyond in Tuesday’s primaries

This post was originally published on this siteVoters in the nation’s largest state will head to the polls on Tuesday to cast their ballots in a series of marquee races. In San Francisco, voters will decide whether to boot their top prosecutor out of office, while Los Angeles residents will...

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A guide to California’s competitive House races

A guide to California’s competitive House races

This post was originally published on this siteCalifornia’s nonpartisan redistricting commission bucked the national trend last year by creating a new congressional map with at least eight competitive seats, offering pickup opportunities to both Democrats and Republicans vying for control of the US House.

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High California Gas Prices Rattle Democrats Ahead of Midterms

High California Gas Prices Rattle Democrats Ahead of Midterms

This post was originally published on this site“I don’t hear anything about the other national issues we’re focusing on in Washington,” a congressman said. A driver put it succinctly: “I’m really unhappy.”

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Los Angeles joins movement to ban new natural gas hookups to fight climate change

Los Angeles joins movement to ban new natural gas hookups to fight climate change

This post was originally published on this siteClimate change experts say the shift away from natural gas as a home fuel source is a necessary part of the nation’s energy transformation.     

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