Senate District 6

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Darrell Steinberg, Democrat



How residents of SD6 have voted:

SD6
2006 General
Steinberg 115,628
Green, Jr. 71,051
2 others*
SD6
2006 Gubernatorial Primary
Steinberg (D) 51,252
Green, Jr. (R) 30,447
Hawkins (D) 11,615
2 others*
Governor
2006 Gubernatorial Primary
Angelides (D) 39,040
Schwarzenegger (R) 35,338
Westly (D) 28,728
13 others*
Governor
Gubanatorial Special
Schwarzenegger 103,531
Bustamante 67,767
McClintock 29,157
Camejo 9,589
Recall Gov. Davis
Gubanatorial Special
Yes 122,948
No 102,482
*Candidates receiving less than 0.5% of the winner's total are not shown.
Source: Secretary of State

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Source: Secretary of State

 

Today's headlines


State Lawmakers Take Ethics Training In Wake Of Corruption Scandals
KCBS, April 23, 2014  »E-mail story
State senators in Sacramento are receiving a refresher in ethics as part of the fallout from a series of legal cases involving two Southland lawmakers this year.

California bill reignites affirmative action fight
Sacramento Bee, April 23, 2014  »E-mail story
Nearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action has sparked a backlash that is forging a new divide in the state's powerful Democratic Party and creating opportunity for conservatives. Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-Covina. right, talks with Sen. Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, April 21, 2014. Hernandez proposed a constitutional amendment that ...

California bill reignites affirmative action fight
Associated Press, April 23, 2014  »E-mail story
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Nearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action has sparked a backlash that is forging a new divide in the state's powerful Democratic Party and creating opportunity for conservatives....

California bill reignites affirmative action fight
Sacramento Bee, April 23, 2014  »E-mail story
Nearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action has sparked a backlash that is forging a new divide in the state's powerful Democratic Party and creating opportunity for conservatives. Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-Covina. right, talks with Sen. Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, April 21, 2014. Hernandez proposed a constitutional amendment that ...

California State Senators To Receive Refresher On Ethics
KPBS San Diego public broadcasting - News radio (MP3) podcast, April 23, 2014  »E-mail story
Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg canceled committee hearings Wednesday and ordered senators and their top aides to devote the day to ethics training.

AM Alert: Senate breaks for 'day of reflection' on ethics
Sacramento Bee, April 23, 2014  »E-mail story
Following a scandal-ridden early 2014 that ultimately saw three members suspended in an unprecedented move, the California Senate will hold a "day of reflection" on ethics today.

State senators to receive refresher on ethics
Sacramento Bee, April 23, 2014  »E-mail story
State senators are receiving a refresher in ethics as part of the fallout from a series of legal cases involving Democratic lawmakers this year.

State Senators' day of ethical reflection*
AroundTheCapitol.com - The Roundup, April 23, 2014  »E-mail story
<p><span>State Senators are spending the day <a href="http:* <p><b><span>Judy Lin </span></b><span>reports for the <b>Associated Press: </b>"Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg canceled committee hearings and ordered lawmakers and their top aides to devote the day to ethics training at a state library building and inside the Capitol. The purpose of the closed-door sessions was to reflect on the Legislature's current ...

Viewpoints: Combating climate change and keeping energy costs low
Sacramento Bee - Opinion, April 23, 2014  »E-mail story
Having a supply of high-quality, rigorous mine methane offsets on hand next year when the carbon-intensive transportation fuels sector comes under the state’s cap is the most surefire method to keeping prices manageable at the pump.

California bill reignites affirmative action fight
Associated Press, April 22, 2014  »E-mail story
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Nearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action has sparked a backlash that is forging a new divide in the state's powerful Democratic Party and creating opportunity for conservatives....

Calif. bill reignites affirmative action fight
KCRA 3, April 22, 2014  »E-mail story
Nearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action has sparked a backlash that is forging a new divide in the state's powerful Democratic Party and creating opportunity for conservatives.

Calif. bill reignites affirmative action fight
KCRA 3, April 22, 2014  »E-mail story
Nearly 20 years after California became the first state to ban the use of race and ethnicity in college admissions, a proposal to reinstate affirmative action has sparked a backlash that is forging a new divide in the state's powerful Democratic Party and creating opportunity for conservatives.

Tougher ethics rules advance in California Senate committee
Los Angeles Times - California, April 22, 2014  »E-mail story
Proposals include a fundraising ban near the end of legislative sessions; a reduction in the value and types of gifts allowed; and more frequent disclosures. Senators will get a refresher course.SACRAMENTO — A raft of bills to set tougher ethics rules for California politicians cleared their first legislative hurdle Tuesday as the state Senate prepared for a daylong refresher course on standards of conduct.

Steinberg Orders Ethics Training For Senators, Staff
Capitol Public Radio, April 22, 2014  »E-mail story
Recent scandals in California's senate have put ethics in the spotlight and Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr spoke with former staffers to see what the discussion is like when no one is looking. The California State Senate is getting a refresher course on ethics Wednesday. Senate President Darrell Steinberg has ordered all Senators and staff members to take part in the day-long training today. Steinberg announced the ethics class following the suspension of three Democratic Senators last ...

California's Carbon Spending Rush
Wall Street Journal - Opinion, April 22, 2014  »E-mail story
Sacramento proves that cap and trade is about income redistribution.

State Senate's ethics review is tomorrow
Bay Area News Group - East Bay - Political Blotter weblog, April 22, 2014  »E-mail story
The state Senate will hold its special ethics review and self-flagellation session Wednesday, following the conviction of one senator and the indictment of two others. State Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, announced the special day last month; all senators and staffers are required to attend. The Senate voted 28-1 on March 28 to [...]
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