Former State Senator Ron Calderon Of Montebello Pleads Guilty To Federal Mail FraudCalderon admitted to taking thousands of dollars in bribes, according to a plea agreement. He'll be sentenced in September.
Ex-Lawmaker Yee Pleads Not Guilty To New ChargesFormer California state Sen. Leland Yee has pleaded not guilty to an expanded indictment in his corruption case that included two new charges of money-laundering.
Sentencing Brings Call For California Sen. Rod Wright To ResignCalifornia state Sen. Rod Wright was sentenced Friday to three months in prison for lying about where he lived when he ran for office and leaders of the Senate said he should resign immediately.
Convicted State Senator Take Indefinite LeaveA state senator convicted of perjury and voter fraud took an indefinite leave of absence Tuesday as he awaits sentencing in May.
Sen. Bill Emmerson Of Redlands Announces Resignation Republican state Sen. Bill Emmerson announced Friday that he is resigning in midterm, citing his waning enthusiasm for a job he has held since 2010.
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.
Torrance Senator Renews Call For Hospital Billing Reform A Southern California lawmaker is set to make a new push in Sacramento for increased transparency in hospital billing.
Kwanzaa Creator Says Wisconsin GOP Senator Has ‘Issues’ For Bashing HolidayThe creator of Kwanzaa is fighting back against a Wisconsin GOP state senator who said “almost no black people care” about the holiday and that it's spearheaded by “white left-wingers” who want to separate the country.
Only On 2: Senator Sharon Runner Discusses Life-Saving Double Lung Transplant For 1st TimeYou may not know her name, but if you’re a parent in California, you’ve been affected by her work.State Senator Sharon Runner, along with her husband, were the driving force behind Jessica’s law – the strongest sexual predator laws in the nation. And while she’s used to fighting for a cause, fighting for her life was something much different. CBS2’s Lisa Sigell has her exclusive story.
Lawmaker Pushes For Free Parking At Any Broken Meter In CaliforniaA new bill could make sure you don't come back to a ticket after you leave your car parked at a busted meter without putting in change.
Ted Lieu Introduces Bill To Regulate Buy Here Pay Here DealershipsState Senator Ted Lieu of Torrance has introduced a bill in Sacramento aimed at regulating the so-called Buy Here Pay Here auto dealerships.
Judge Throws Out 2 Charges Against Inglewood-Area State SenatorA judge in Los Angeles has thrown out two of eight criminal charges against state Sen. Roderick Wright.