This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:

Be sure to follow us on Twitter for more, or subscribe to our free daily newsletter and the California Politics Podcast.

Congressional races

White supremacist David Duke tweet about congressional candidate Wendy Carrillo's ad and earns her some supporters

And he got a bunch of responses like this:

Latest updates

Copyright © 2018, Los Angeles Times
EDITION: California | U.S. & World