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Trump and the Death of Truth

How 'Alternative Facts' Portend Chilling New Era of Propaganda

How "alternative facts" portend chilling new era of propaganda. Read story.

How The Donald Could Blow a $100 Billion Hole in California's Budget

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That's how much federal money now flows through the state. Read story.

Becerra Poised to Lead Nation’s Anti-Trump Struggle

New State AG Stands as Progressive Vanguard to President-Elect’s Cabinet of Ideologues, Plutocrats, and Kleptocratic Cronies

The new state AG stands as the progressive vanguard to president-elect’s cabinet of ideologues, plutocrats, and kleptocratic cronies. Read story.

Justin Fareed (Finally) Concedes 24th to Salud Carbajal

Despite Campaign Zillions, Best Vote Predictor Is Partisan Registration

Despite campaign zillions, best vote predictor is partisan registration. Read story.

The Great Exception

Big Conflicts Loom as Trump's Not Deemed President of California

Big conflicts loom as Trump’s not deemed president of California. Read story.

The Email Election

How Cybersecurity Came to Shape the 2016 Race, and Why It Matters

This is how cybersecurity came to shape the 2016 race, and why it matters. Read story.

Stretch Run

A Railbird's Tip Sheet for Political Fans in the Final Days of Campaign 2016

A railbird’s tip sheet for political fans in the final days of Campaign 2016. Read story.

Dirty Donald

How Revelations of Trump's Lewd 'Tude Flung His Campaign into Freefall

How revelations of Trump’s lewd ‘tude flung his campaign into freefall. Read story.

Round One

Clinton Beat Trump by Normal Debate Standards, But It's Not a Normal Year

Clinton beat Trump by normal debate standards, but it’s not a normal year. Read story.

State of Play

Despite Trump Rumbles and Clinton Stumbles, She’s Still the Pick to Win

Despite Trump rumbles and Clinton stumbles, she’s still the pick to win. Read story.

Trump Toast

Six Reasons Why Clinton Should Stomp The Donald

Six reasons why Clinton should stomp The Donald. Read story.

Bernie's Last Stand

As Trump Coasts to Victory, Sanders Still Bashing Clinton in California

As Trump coasts to victory, Sanders still bashing Clinton in California. Read story.

24th District Dogfight

With Three Weeks Left, the Most Likely Scenarios in Race to Succeed Rep. Lois Capps

With three weeks left, the most likely scenarios in race to succeed Rep. Lois Capps. Read story.

Trump Tunnel

How The Donald Reprised the Immigrant Experience at GOP Convention

How The Donald reprised the immigrant experience at GOP convention. Read story.

Senate Portsiders

Face-to-Face, Rivals in the Race to Replace Barbara Boxer Tilt Left

Face-to-face, rivals in the race to replace Barbara Boxer tilt left. Read story.

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