Sen. Ron Calderon

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Judge To Decide If Ex-California Lawmaker’s Trial Proceeds

California Sen. Ron Calderon strolled into the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas two years ago primed for another weekend of fun. In a 10th floor room, overlooking the hotel’s iconic dancing fountains, his plans folded.

08/02/2015

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Leader Says Lost Supermajority Won’t Hinder Senate

Major issues facing the Legislature, including a water bond and reshaping the state’s rainy day fund, can be addressed this year despite the loss of Democrats’ supermajority.

03/03/2014

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Embattled State Sen. Ron Calderon Removed From Committees

A key legislative body voted Tuesday to strip state Sen. Ron Calderon of his committee assignments amid a federal investigation involving allegations he accepted money in return for promoting certain bills.

11/12/2013