An outside investigation finds it "more likely than not" that California state Senator Tony Mendoza engaged in inappropriate behavior with six different women. More from KVCR's Ken Vincent and Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler.
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There's a new, on-the-record sexual harassment allegation against California Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia - one of the #MeToo movement's most prominent voices at the state Capitol. More from KVCR's Ken Vincent.
Los Angeles County Democrat Tony Mendoza is on leave from the California state Senate during an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct. But that's not stopping him from introducing bills ahead of a Friday deadline. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler Reports.
Whistleblower protections for legislative staff who report harassment or abuse at the California Capitol - written by Lake Elsinore GOP Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez - have finally passed both houses of the Legislature and are on their way to Governor Jerry Brown's desk for his signature. More from KQED's Tara Siler.
Hundreds of California lawmakers and Sacramento politicos partied hard at last night (Thursday) at the annual Tribal Bash. That's the big "welcome back" celebration thrown by Natvie American tribes at the start of each yer's legislative session. But this year, amid the #MeToo movement, organizers made some pretty big changes -- even at the very last minute. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.