Democrat Leads In Race To Replace State Senator Tony MendozaVoters went to the polls in parts of Los Angeles and Orange counties in a special election to determine who will serve out the remaining months of former Sen. Tony Mendoza's term. He resigned in February.
Ex-LA Lawmaker Tony Mendoza Loses Effort To Win Back SeatThe former state senator resigned in February following multiple allegations of sexual misconduct.
Embattled LA Lawmaker Tony Mendoza Resigns After Sexual Misconduct AllegationsAn independent report last week found that the California state senator likely engaged in unwanted flirtatious or sexually suggestive behavior with six women he worked with.
6 Misconduct Cases Uncovered In Investigation Of California State SenatorThe investigation found Democratic Sen. Tony Mendoza "more likely than not" engaged in behavior such as offering a 19-year-old intern alcohol in a hotel suite at a Democratic Party event and suggesting a young woman in a Senate fellowship take a vacation with him and rent a room in his house.
LA Lawmaker Mendoza Sues Legislature Over SuspensionState Sen. Tony Mendoza is the only California lawmaker who has been suspended over allegations of sexual misconduct. Two assemblymen voluntarily resigned.
Senate Extends Leave For CA Senator From Artesia Accused Of MisconductDemocratic Sen. Tony Mendoza won't be allowed to return while investigators look into allegations that he acted inappropriately toward young women working in his office.
Democrat Mendoza To Take Leave During Sexual-Misconduct ProbeOne of his former staff members filed a formal complaint with the state alleging she was fired for reporting his behavior.
California Lawmakers To Confront Sexual Misconduct ScandalThe Senate must confront how to handle one of its members, Sen. Tony Mendoza, a Democrat who has refused calls to step aside amid an investigation into his alleged inappropriate behavior
State Senate Changes Handling Of Sex Assault Allegations As Mendoza Faces New Claims Of MisconductThe Senate Rules Committee late Sunday said when it comes to sexual harassment and misconduct, it will no longer police itself.
Artesia Lawmaker Wants Mandatory Vaccinations For Day Care WorkersA California lawmaker wants to require all day care and pre-school workers to get vaccinated in the wake of a measles outbreak.
Parental Accountability Act To Affect LAUSD FamiliesParents or guardians of LAUSD students convicted of gang-related crimes must now attend parenting classes and meet with families that have been victimized by gang violence.