John Myers

John Myers joined the Los Angeles Times as Sacramento bureau chief in 2015 after more than two decades in radio and televisionnews, much of that as an award-winning reportercovering statehouse policy and politics. During a decade of work for San Francisco's NPR affiliate, his unique online projects included everything from one of Sacramento's original politicsblogs to California’s first politics podcast. He also served as the moderator of gubernatorial debates in 2014 and 2010. Often cited by state and national news organizations as one of Sacramento's top journalists, he's a graduate of Duke University and the University of California, Berkeley.
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Essential Politics: In California's primary for governor, it’s a race for second place

A close race for the second and final spot in the November race for governor continues, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll.

Democrats in California's attorney general race clash over campaign ads filmed on state property

The two Democrats running for California attorney general clashed over campaign television ads filmed in a Sacramento courtroom.