Election 2020 Latest LA News

Trump Says He Opposes More Funding For Postal Service Over Mail-In VotingPresident Trump said he opposes congressional Democrats' demands to boost funding for the U.S. Postal Service because the money would be used to facilitate mail-in voting for November's elections.
Dodger Stadium To Serve As Vote Center For Presidential General ElectionThe Los Angeles Dodgers, L.A. County Registrar-Recorder, and California Secretary of State announced Thursday that Dodger Stadium will serve as a vote center for the upcoming presidential general election.
Biden Officially Introduces Kamala Harris As VP NomineeJoe Biden and Kamala Harris are appearing together for the first time as a presidential ticket.
Reps. Karen Bass, Katie Porter Floated As Potential Replacements For Sen. Kamala Harris' SeatIf Joe Biden and Kamala Harris win in November, the person chosen to fill Harris's vacated senate seat will serve out the remainder of her term which ends in Jan. 2023.
Presumptive Democratic Nominee Joe Biden Picks California Sen. Kamala Harris As Running MateFormer Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris are scheduled to appear together Wednesday at an event in Wilmington, Delaware.
Biden Will Not Travel To Milwaukee To Accept Democratic NominationFormer Vice President Joe Biden no longer plans to travel to Milwaukee to formally accept his party's nomination for president.
LA County Supervisor Hilda Solis To Co-Chair Latino Leadership Committee for BidenThe California contingent of the committee includes Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia and Rep. Tony Cardenas of Los Angeles.
LA County Voters Will Be Able To Track Wait Times At Polls During November ElectionAll registered voters in L.A. County will receive vote-by-mail ballots for the November election, but officials said those who still want to vote in person will now be able to track wait times at polling sites and find the vote center with the shortest line
Joe Biden Clinches Democratic Presidential NominationCBS News has estimated Joe Biden has secured more than 1,991 delegates, enough to clinch the Democratic nomination.
Newsom Orders Vote-By-Mail Ballots Sent To Every Voter In CaliforniaGov. Gavin Newsom signed an executive order Friday calling for every voter in the state to receive a vote-by-mail ballot for the November election.
Election 2020: Voters Cast Ballots In 25th Congressional District RunoffThe 25th Congressional District special runoff election looks a little different due to the coronavirus pandemic, and though it has been declared a vote-by-mail election, there are still options for people to cast their ballot in person.
Special Runoff Election For 25th Congressional District Looms Ahead During PandemicIn just one week, voters in Santa Clarita and the Antelope Valley will decide who will fill former Rep. Katie Hill's 25th Congressional District seat.
LA District Attorney Race Heads To Runoff Election, Super Tuesday Results CertifiedResults of the March 3 primary were certified Friday by the L.A. County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk's Office.
DA Jackie Lacey, George Gascón Headed For November Runoff; Newsom Extends Canvassing DeadlineLos Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey is headed for a November runoff against former San Francisco D.A. George Gascón, according to Friday's primary election voting-count release.
Joe Biden Wins Democratic Primaries In Florida, Illinois, Arizona, CBS News Projects Joe Biden swept all three primaries on Tuesday night in Arizona, Florida and Illinois, CBS News projects.
Election 2020: DA Race Likely To See November RunoffAccording to Tuesday's update, released by the county Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk's Office, 2,071,929 votes have been counted, which is 37.58% of eligible Los Angeles County voters.
Biden Wins In Idaho, Michigan, Mississippi and MissouriJoe Biden picked up wins in Tuesday's contests in Idaho, Mississippi, Missouri and Michigan, the state with the night's largest delegate prize, CBS projects. Washington and North Dakota are toss-ups, CBS News estimates.
LA County To Bring In Independent Consultant Over Voting System IssuesOne week after Super Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to hire an independent consultant to help troubleshoot what went wrong during the primary election.
Election 2020: Kamala Harris Endorses Joe BidenCalifornia Senator Kamala Harris threw her support behind former Vice President Joe Biden, endorsing her onetime rival for the Democratic presidential nomination after his series of impressive victories in South Carolina and on Super Tuesday.
California Secretary Of State Calls For Mail-In Ballots To Be Sent To All LA County VotersLos Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk Dean Logan said the idea would have to undergo a cost analysis before being implemented.
Elizabeth Warren Drops Out Of Presidential Race After Disappointing Super Tuesday FinishSenator Elizabeth Warren is ending her presidential campaign after failing to win any primary contests and placing third in her home state of Massachusetts on Super Tuesday. 
Incumbent Lacey Holds Big Lead Over Gascón, Rossi In LA County DA's Race; Hopes To Avoid RunoffAs of Wednesday, Lacey was at just above the 50 percent majority she needs to win reelection without need for a runoff.
Election 2020: Kim Pulling Ahead Of Cisneros For 39th Congressional Seat
Election 2020: Proposition 13 Appears Close to FailingProposition 13, no relation to the 1978 proposition capping property taxes, is a $15 billion bond measure aimed at improving school, community college and university facility projects.
Election 2020: Smith, Garcia Vie For 25th Congressional SeatEarly returns indicate the race to fill California's 25th Congressional district seat will likely go to a runoff election in May.
Election 2020: Early Results Show Voters Overwhelmingly Support Measure RMeasure R is a referendum that will significantly strengthen civilian oversight of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and will focus county officials on improving psychiatric care, drug treatment and other services for people who are currently sent to jail.
Election 2020: Early Returns Show Voters Split On Measure FDMeasure FD is a Los Angeles County property tax measure that would allow the Los Angeles County Fire Department to hire more firefighters and paramedics, upgrade its equipment and better serve the public.
Klobuchar Dropping Out Of Presidential Race, Endorsing BidenThe Minnesota Democrat will appear with Biden at a rally Monday night, just hours before voters in 14 states go to the polls on Super Tuesday.
Thousands Pack LA Convention Center For Bernie Sanders Rally Ahead Of Super TuesdayThousands of people have packed the Los Angeles Convention Center for a rally hosted by Democratic primary frontrunner Bernie Sanders.
LA County Announces 24-Hour Voting Centers To Open MondayLos Angeles County officials are opening six 24-hour voting centers across the county.