Retired appeals court justice William Newsom, father of California Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, dies at 84
William Newsom III, a retired appellate court justice and father of Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, died at age 84 on Wednesday, the governor-elect’s office announced. “Justice Newsom was a proud, lifelong Californian, a public servant of profound accomplishment and a powerful voice for individual right...
California Democratic Party fires top staffers after misconduct allegations involving former Chairman Eric Bauman
In a leadership shake-up, the California Democratic Party fired seven top staffers Monday and Tuesday as part of the continuing fallout over the misconduct allegations surrounding former party chairman Eric Bauman.