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Along with an effort by the Legislature to legalize psychedelics, California Voters might also be faced with the question of decriminalizing magic mushrooms.
July 19, 2023
The former Bakersfield Assemblyman lost in 2022 despite holding a significant Democratic voter registration advantage.
July 18, 2023
Kevin Lincoln slayed a Democratic darling in 2020 to become Mayor. He's looking for a repeat in 2024.
July 16, 2023
Things aren't off to a great start for Democrats hoping to flip key Congressional seats on the Valley floor.
July 16, 2023
The former Valley Congressman and Federal prosecutors have agreed to multiple continuances over voluminous amounts of discovery.
July 10, 2023
Arambula’s removal comes months after he explored a run at the Assembly speakership.
July 5, 2023
Salas’ rematch against Rep. David Valadao has been a silent affair – until now.
June 26, 2023
After ruffling feathers with Democratic Party leadership, a Bakersfield lawmaker will face a big challenge in 2024.
June 21, 2023
Radanovich, a winemaker by trade, is hoping to bring his 16 years of experience in Washington D.C. to Sacramento.
June 20, 2023
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis swung through Fresno County for a fundraiser Monday. The Sun's Daniel Gligich had exclusive access during the event.
June 19, 2023