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Ron Calderon

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Court Papers Reveal Informants In Corruption Sting

Newly unsealed court documents say one of California State Sen. Ron Calderon’s own aides and a former member of the state Assembly staff assisted the FBI in the corruption sting that ensnared the politician.

06/06/2014

State Senator Ron Calderon (left), State Senator Roderick Wright (right) and State Senator Leland Yee (not pictured) were suspended by the state Senate. (credit: senate.ca.gov)

California Senate Erases Websites Of 3 Suspended Lawmakers

The California Senate has erased the names and online archives of three suspended lawmakers entangled in criminal cases.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/07/2014

State Senator Ron Calderon (left), State Senator Roderick Wright (right) and State Senator Leland Yee (not pictured) were suspended by the state Senate. (credit: senate.ca.gov)

Calif. State Senate Votes To Suspend 3 Embattled Lawmakers

Two Southern California state lawmakers were among a trio of Democratic senators who were suspended Friday over criminal charges.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2014

State Senator Ron Calderon (left), State Senator Roderick Wright (right) and State Senator Leland Yee (not pictured) were suspended by the state Senate. (credit: senate.ca.gov)

Lawmaker Scandals Prompt Ethics Bills From Senate Democrats

Stung by criminal charges against two colleagues, the leader of the state Senate and other Democratic lawmakers are seeking tighter rules on lawmakers and lobbyists.

03/06/2014

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State Senator Accused Of Taking Kickbacks Takes Indefinite Leave Of Absence

A California state lawmaker facing federal corruption charges alleging he took kickbacks while in office said Sunday evening he has taken an indefinite leave of absence from the Legislature while he awaits trial.

03/03/2014

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State Senator Ron Calderon Pleads Not Guilty To Bribery, Fraud Charges

State Senator Ron Calderon was expected Monday to surrender to federal authorities prior to his arraignment on bribery charges.

02/24/2014

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State Sen. Ron Calderon, Brother Indicted On Public Corruption Charges

California State Sen. Ron Calderon and his brother have been indicted in connection with charges of political corruption and health care fraud, federal officials said Friday.

02/21/2014

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Agency: No Investigation Of Latino Caucus Donation

California’s political watchdog agency said Monday it has declined to open an investigation into a lawmaker whose name surfaced in an ongoing federal investigation of a state senator.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/30/2013

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Elected Officials In Bell Call For State Sen. Ron Calderon To Step Down

Assemblymember Cristina Garcia of Bell Gardens and several other elected officials Wednesday called for Senator Ron Calderon to step down amid a federal investigation and accusations that he accepted money to promote certain bills.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/13/2013

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New Details Emerge About FBI Sting Of State Senator Ron Calderon

Back in June, FBI agents raided the State Capitol offices of State Senator Ron Calderon.

10/30/2013

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LA City Councilman’s Son Stays Silent On Role In Calderon Investigation

The son of a Los Angeles City Councilman and former employee at a Southern California water district reportedly under federal investigation remained silent on his role in the federal probe Monday.

CBS Los Angeles–08/19/2013

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LA City Councilman’s Son Didn’t Have Required Degree For Lucrative Water District Job

The son of a Los Angeles city councilman didn’t meet the educational requirements for his six-figure salary job with a Southern California water district that is reportedly under federal investigation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2013

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Son Of LA City Councilman Under Fire For Job At Recently Scrutinized SoCal Water District

The son of a Los Angeles city councilman has come under fire due to his six-figure salary with a Southern California water district that is reportedly under federal investigation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/23/2013

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State Sen. Ron Calderon Promises He’ll Be Cleared In FBI Probe

Democratic State Sen. Ron Calderon of Montebello returned to the Capitol Monday, nearly a week after FBI agents searched his Sacramento offices to investigate alleged criminal wrongdoing.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2013

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State Senator Gets Subpoena Days After FBI Probe On Sen. Ron Calderon

One of the state Senate’s top Democrats said Friday that he has been subpoenaed by a federal grand jury, days after another senator’s Capitol offices were searched by the FBI.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/07/2013

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