Politics

Hillary Clinton repeats half true claim economy does better with Democrat in White House

Hillary Clinton recently said the nation's economy does better when a Democrat is in the White House. PolitiFact California found there are several caveats to that claim and rated it Half True.

California voters approve Proposition 50

California voters have approved the lone statewide measure on Tuesday's primary ballot.

In LA County supervisors contests, Barger and Hahn leading

District 5 candidate Kathryn Barger and District 4 contender Janice Hahn were leading their respective races early Wednesday morning.

Clinton leads Sanders, LA County supervisors seats still undecided

California defied recent polls and gave Democrat Hillary Clinton a wide lead in the presidential primary over Bernie Sanders.

2 California Democrats are the candidates for US Senate

State Attorney General Kamala Harris emerged the clear winner Tuesday night, followed by U.S. congresswoman Loretta Sanchez.

Election 2016 results: Hahn, Barger, Do leading in supes races

As of midnight Wednesday, Janice Hahn and Kathryn Barger led their respective races for a Los Angeles County Supervisor seat.

Harris leads in Senate race as Clinton claims victory and Sanders vows to push on

Beyond the presidential contests, there are important races that Southern California voters had to consider. We're tracking the Senate, House, statehouse races and more here.

We asked, you told us: Your stories on #WhyIVoted

For family, for patriotic duty, for the stakes in November’s presidential elections. We asked, and you told us what drove you to the polls.

Even in final hours, groups urge Latino voters to get out and vote

There have been voter registration drives, phone banks, even efforts by some Southern California groups to knock on doors on primary day.

California primary: What's at stake, what you need to know

As California voters head to the polls Tuesday for the state's primary election, we bring you voting information and a roundup of what's on your ballot.

LA County supervisors seats among most important on Tuesday ballot

Two contested openings on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors are up before primary election voters.

AP count: Hillary Clinton has delegates to win Democratic nomination

Clinton is the first woman ever to head a major-party ticket in this country. She now has the 2,383 delegate commitments necessary to become the presumptive nominee, according to The Associated Press.

What to do if you didn't get your mail in ballots

The Los Angeles County registrar says the last batch of mail in ballots was sent out Saturday, but some voters say they are still waiting on theirs.

Ex-assemblyman Calderon pleads guilty in ex-senator brother's case

Former California assemblyman Tom Calderon says in court records that he concealed bribes his state senator brother Ron accepted in exchange for favorable legislation.

Donald Trump's African-American: 'I am not a Trump supporter'

Gregory Cheadle says he was not offended when presumptive GOP nominee Trump pointed to him at a recent California rally and said, "Look at my African-American over here."

How to handle problems at the polls (and other things to know on primary day)

Tuesday is decision day in California, when the country's most populous state hits the polls for the 2016 primary election. Here's how to find out what's on the ballot and much more.