Essential Politics: President Obama backs California Assembly candidates, Kathy Griffin pokes fun at the tobacco industry Oct. 27, 2016, 4:07 p.m.
This is Essential Politics, our daily feed on California politics and government news. Here's what we're watching:
- Comedian Kathy Griffin has filmed a spoof of tobacco industry-funded ads against Proposition 56, which would raise the state tax on cigarettes.
- In a rare...