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The Sacramento Bee
Unions seek to organize new downtown Sacramento hotelsSacramento Central Labor Council. Sasso’s influential labor organization is a
Unions seek to organize new downtown Sacramento hotels
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 hours ago
Sacramento Central Labor Council. Sasso’s influential labor organization is a big supporter of former state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg, who is running for mayor against Councilwoman Angelique Ashby. That could be an important ally as downtown... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Region Business plays to win in Sacramento politicsballot measure. When Johnson decided not to seek a third term, Region Business
Region Business plays to win in Sacramento politics
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
ballot measure. When Johnson decided not to seek a third term, Region Business quickly endorsed former state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg before he even officially announced. Since, it has given Steinberg the maximum $11,000 allowed and is... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Why not a #BernieTrumpDebate? It’s a weird yearDeMoro could envision a Joe Biden-Elizabeth Warren ticket in a brokered convent
Why not a #BernieTrumpDebate? It’s a weird year
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
DeMoro could envision a Joe Biden-Elizabeth Warren ticket in a brokered convention.Our take Editorial: Angelique Ashby and Darrell Steinberg are playing by the rules. But voters should be aware of the special interests backing them with lots of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento mayor’s race sets new city record for spendingto be high June 7. And the leading mayoral candidates – Councilwoman Angelique
Sacramento mayor’s race sets new city record for spending
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
to be high June 7. And the leading mayoral candidates – Councilwoman Angelique Ashby and former state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg – have solid connections to well-funded supporters. “It should not be surprising that a race as... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Mailer attacks Steinberg over senator arrests, McKinley VillageA campaign mailer that landed in mailboxes Thursday attacks Sacramento mayoral
Mailer attacks Steinberg over senator arrests, McKinley Village
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
A campaign mailer that landed in mailboxes Thursday attacks Sacramento mayoral candidate Darrell Steinberg for criminal charges brought against three Democratic state senators while Steinberg was leader of their caucus. The mailer also tries to use... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Special interests spend big in mayor’s raceIn the Sacramento mayor’s race, there’s a big blowup because former state Senat
Special interests spend big in mayor’s race
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
In the Sacramento mayor’s race, there’s a big blowup because former state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg transferred $1.4 million from his statewide account. His main rival, City Councilwoman Angelique Ashby, has gone to court and is railing about... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Marijuana businesses line up behind Sacramento tax initiativethe wrong way to go about it,” she said. The campaign committee for Ashby’s ma
Marijuana businesses line up behind Sacramento tax initiative
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
the wrong way to go about it,” she said. The campaign committee for Ashby’s mayoral opponent, former state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg, donated $5,000 to the “Yes on Y” campaign. Other contributions include $10,000 from a Sacramento real... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Angelique Ashby: Battling pols, trolls and big bank rollsAshby’s run for mayor has been shaped by Gov. Jerry Brown in an unexpected way.
Angelique Ashby: Battling pols, trolls and big bank rolls
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Ashby’s run for mayor has been shaped by Gov. Jerry Brown in an unexpected way. Had Brown signaled he would have appointed Darrell Steinberg to state attorney general – to replace current AG Kamala Harris, should she be elected to the U.S. Senate... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
There is a motive behind Prop 50in the upcoming June primary when someone said a name that kicked off my cynica
There is a motive behind Prop 50
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 5 days ago
in the upcoming June primary when someone said a name that kicked off my cynical political spidey-senses. Apparently, Darrell Steinberg, even after his time as Senate Pro Tem has passed, has managed to get misleading legislation onto the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
CTA weighs in on state budgetof the state’s population (roughly 13.3 million). Expected speakers at a 4 p.m.
CTA weighs in on state budget
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
of the state’s population (roughly 13.3 million). Expected speakers at a 4 p.m. Sacramento Convention Center event include Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-Azusa, former Assembly Speaker John A. Pérez and former Senate President Pro Tem Darrell... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Protesters and a fan among spectators outside Clinton fundraiserremarks as some high-profile guests, such as Sacramento City Councilman Jay Sch
Protesters and a fan among spectators outside Clinton fundraiser
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
remarks as some high-profile guests, such as Sacramento City Councilman Jay Schenirer, Sacramento mayoral candidate Darrell Steinberg and developer Angelo Tsakopoulos. The event also drew neighborhood resident Lanford Tobe, who arrived with... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Gov. Jerry Brown endorses Kamala Harris’ U.S. Senate bidbacking more heft than other statewide elected officials. Brown is backing Demo
Gov. Jerry Brown endorses Kamala Harris’ U.S. Senate bid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
backing more heft than other statewide elected officials. Brown is backing Democratic former state Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg for mayor of Sacramento and Sen. Isadore Hall, D-Compton, for Congress. “She’s strong. She’s intelligent.... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Proposition 50: Should Legislature Be Able To Suspend Lawmakers Without Pay?said a convicted felon has no place in the California Legislature. But Democra
Proposition 50: Should Legislature Be Able To Suspend Lawmakers Without Pay?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
said a convicted felon has no place in the California Legislature. But Democrats blocked it. Then-President Pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg argued the irreversible action of expulsion was premature — both for Wright, who was trying to overturn his... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Prop 50 facilitates corruption, empowers current politiciansin the upcoming June primary when someone said a name that kicked off my cynica
Prop 50 facilitates corruption, empowers current politicians
The Daily Californian / Posted 7 days ago
in the upcoming June primary when someone said a name that kicked off my cynical political spidey-senses. Apparently, Darrell Steinberg, even after his time as Senate Pro Tem has passed, has managed to get misleading legislation onto the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Weekend catch-up: 7 stories you don’t want to missinvolving his parents and the families of other congressional candidates, feder
Weekend catch-up: 7 stories you don’t want to miss
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
involving his parents and the families of other congressional candidates, federal records show. Marcos Breton writes that Darrell Steinberg is unlike any candidate who has run for mayor of Sacramento. He doesn’t have the national profile of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento is fertile ground for fixing homelessnesscollaboration against big-city problems. And more advantages may well be on th
Sacramento is fertile ground for fixing homelessness
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
collaboration against big-city problems. And more advantages may well be on their way – chief among them mayoral candidate Darrell Steinberg. As the former Senate president loves to say on the campaign trail, Steinberg authored Proposition 63, a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
City Council could retreat from after-school care in 2017instances to be a provider, which means if we pulled out, others would be the p
City Council could retreat from after-school care in 2017
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
instances to be a provider, which means if we pulled out, others would be the provider.” Ashby’s leading mayoral opponent, Darrell Steinberg, established START – Students Today Achieving Results Tomorrow – when he served on the City Council in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Housing California's homelesswith vouchers can't find a place that will accept them. The plan has the bless
Housing California's homeless
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
with vouchers can't find a place that will accept them. The plan has the blessing of former Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, who was the driving force behind Proposition 63, and Beall, who was fighting for mental health treatment... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Gun-control advocates turn to California’s voter-initiative lawoften been used by special interests to seek approval of measures that benefit
Gun-control advocates turn to California’s voter-initiative law
The Record Searchlight / Posted 12 days ago
often been used by special interests to seek approval of measures that benefit them. Former Democratic state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg said he introduced his bill to give initiative proponents, lawmakers and the governor more time to work for... Read more
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The Mercury News
Walters: Fixing California's housing crisismental health services, into housing for the homeless. It has the blessing of d
Walters: Fixing California's housing crisis
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
mental health services, into housing for the homeless. It has the blessing of de León's predecessor as Senate leader, Darrell Steinberg, who sponsored the 2004 measure. Gov. Jerry Brown endorses the plan, which would not involve the big... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento’s lovely weather and rivers can’t create jobsgovernment jobs are important, but this region needs economic diversification,
Sacramento’s lovely weather and rivers can’t create jobs
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
government jobs are important, but this region needs economic diversification, as both of Sacramento’s mayoral candidates, Darrell Steinberg and Angelique Ashby, know. Barry Broome, chief executive officer of the Greater Sacramento Area Economic... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Californians see big housing crisis but don’t agree on solutionsmental health services, into housing for the homeless. It has the blessing of d
Californians see big housing crisis but don’t agree on solutions
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
mental health services, into housing for the homeless. It has the blessing of de León’s predecessor as Senate leader, Darrell Steinberg, who sponsored the 2004 measure. Gov. Jerry Brown endorses the plan, which would not involve the big... Read more
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The Mercury News
Approve Proposition 50 to dock pay of suspended lawmakerssuspension be made public and that it be affirmed by two-thirds of the legislat
Approve Proposition 50 to dock pay of suspended lawmakers
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
suspension be made public and that it be affirmed by two-thirds of the legislative body. Former Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, who had to deal with the 2014 discipline of his Senate colleagues, says Prop. 50 "closes a technical, but... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Obama at Rutgers graduation: Ignorance is not a virtueAngelique Ashby says she's "proud of the trajectory we are on" and wants to imp
Obama at Rutgers graduation: Ignorance is not a virtue
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
Angelique Ashby says she's "proud of the trajectory we are on" and wants to improve public safety and economic development. Darrell Steinberg said he will improve the economy, tackle the homeless problem, focus on neighborhood services and on youth.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
June 7 primary endorsementsWolk Assembly District 6: Bill Halldin, Kevin Kiley State ballot measures Pro
June 7 primary endorsements
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
Wolk Assembly District 6: Bill Halldin, Kevin Kiley State ballot measures Proposition 50: Yes City of Sacramento Mayor: Darrell Steinberg City Council District 2: Allen Warren City Council District 4: Steve Hansen City Council District 8:... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Weekend catch-up: 7 stories you don’t want to missmore than 1,000 volunteers is more critical to winning the June primary. Sacra
Weekend catch-up: 7 stories you don’t want to miss
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
more than 1,000 volunteers is more critical to winning the June primary. Sacramento mayoral candidates Angelique Ashby and Darrell Steinberg talk about what the farm-to-fork movement can mean to the region. Ed FletcherThe Sacramento Bee Join the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Prop 50: The weirdest measure on the ballotbut important fix to the fact that the Legislature cannot suspend its members w
Prop 50: The weirdest measure on the ballot
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
but important fix to the fact that the Legislature cannot suspend its members without pay under the constitution,” said Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, the former state Senate leader who carried the bill that put the measure on the ballot.... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Darrell Steinberg: Angelique Ashby’s Lawsuit is a ‘Desperate Ploy’I want to have as many conversations as I can," said Angelique Ashby, as she ca
Darrell Steinberg: Angelique Ashby’s Lawsuit is a ‘Desperate Ploy’
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 15 days ago
I want to have as many conversations as I can," said Angelique Ashby, as she canvassed in East Sacramento. Across town, Darrell Steinberg is knocking on door in Hollywood Park. "We're trying to get to every area of the city. Today we're in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Darrell Steinberg says he’s ‘all in’ to become Sacramento mayorDarrell Steinberg is trying to leave no doubt: he wants to be mayor of Sacramen
Darrell Steinberg says he’s ‘all in’ to become Sacramento mayor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
Darrell Steinberg is trying to leave no doubt: he wants to be mayor of Sacramento and nothing else. The political veteran of more than 20 years is running his race like a fresh-faced first-timer, crisscrossing the city as he chats with residents in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Ashby sues Sacramento rival Steinberg over ‘illegal’ campaign cashCouncilwoman Angelique Ashby is suing her main rival in the mayor’s race, alleg
Ashby sues Sacramento rival Steinberg over ‘illegal’ campaign cash
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
Councilwoman Angelique Ashby is suing her main rival in the mayor’s race, alleging that former state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg “illegally moved” roughly $220,000 from a lieutenant governor campaign account into his mayoral... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Experience the Lodi skydiver plane crash crashAngelique Ashby says she's "proud of the trajectory we are on" and wants to imp
Experience the Lodi skydiver plane crash crash
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
Angelique Ashby says she's "proud of the trajectory we are on" and wants to improve public safety and economic development. Darrell Steinberg said he will improve the economy, tackle the homeless problem, focus on neighborhood services and on youth.... Read more
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The Mercury News
California ballot: Is a new law that allows activists to yank measures working?has often been used by special interests to seek approval of measures that bene
California ballot: Is a new law that allows activists to yank measures working?
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
has often been used by special interests to seek approval of measures that benefit them. Former California Senate leader Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, said he authored Senate Bill 1253 to give initiative proponents, lawmakers and the governor... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Ashby would be one of just a few women leading major California citieshave female mayors: Fresno, Oakland, Chula Vista and Fontana. Ashby's opponent
Ashby would be one of just a few women leading major California cities
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
have female mayors: Fresno, Oakland, Chula Vista and Fontana. Ashby's opponent, former councilman and state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg, said he has fought for gender equity throughout his career and agreed that more women should be elected to... Read more
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The Mercury News
California ballot: Is a new law that allows activists to yank measures working?has often been used by special interests to seek approval of measures that bene
California ballot: Is a new law that allows activists to yank measures working?
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
has often been used by special interests to seek approval of measures that benefit them. Former California Senate leader Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, said he authored Senate Bill 1253 to give initiative proponents, lawmakers and the governor... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Proposition 50 is a small step on accountabilityarose in 2014, when three senators were charged with crimes. The Senate, under
Proposition 50 is a small step on accountability
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
arose in 2014, when three senators were charged with crimes. The Senate, under the leadership of then-President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg of Sacramento, took the unprecedented step of suspending all three – Rod Wright, convicted of perjury and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Hunter, environmental regulator appointed to California Fish and Game Commissionfor a north coast Indian tribe, and Anthony Williams, a one-time policy directo
Hunter, environmental regulator appointed to California Fish and Game Commission
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
for a north coast Indian tribe, and Anthony Williams, a one-time policy director for former state Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg. A state Senate committee on Wednesday confirmed Sklar and Williams to the board. They were appointed by... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Job creation is missing issue in Sacramento mayoral campaignThere have been few substantive nods in the recent mayoral debates to the most
Job creation is missing issue in Sacramento mayoral campaign
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
There have been few substantive nods in the recent mayoral debates to the most pressing issue facing Sacramento. Darrell Steinberg and Angelique Ashby, Sacramento’s primary mayoral candidates, are adept at mouthing the words for what ails the city.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Darrell Steinberg is the clear choice for Sacramento mayorDarrell Steinberg has put out a detailed and optimistic platform to move Sacram
Darrell Steinberg is the clear choice for Sacramento mayor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
Darrell Steinberg has put out a detailed and optimistic platform to move Sacramento forward as the city’s next mayor, and clearly is the best-prepared and -equipped candidate to follow through. His main rival, Councilwoman Angelique Ashby, has a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Steinberg, Ashby trade barbs over political experience in mayoral debateDarrell Steinberg Monday touted his experience as one of the state Capitol’s mo
Steinberg, Ashby trade barbs over political experience in mayoral debate
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
Darrell Steinberg Monday touted his experience as one of the state Capitol’s most powerful leaders, saying it will give him an edge if he’s elected Sacramento mayor. Angelique Ashby, the Sacramento City Councilwoman running against him for the job,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How huge will the ‘Trump effect’ be?affect the outcome. Some voters could care much more about the boorish billiona
How huge will the ‘Trump effect’ be?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
affect the outcome. Some voters could care much more about the boorish billionaire than any issue that Angelique Ashby or Darrell Steinberg talked about. While local races are officially nonpartisan, they’re typically low-turnout contests that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Live: Watch the Sacramento mayoral debateThe three candidates for Sacramento mayor – Darrell Steinberg, Angelique Ashby
Live: Watch the Sacramento mayoral debate
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
The three candidates for Sacramento mayor – Darrell Steinberg, Angelique Ashby and Tony Lopez – debate Monday, April 9, 2016, on the campus of California State University, Sacramento. The candidates are taking questions from Sacramento Bee city... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Measure would allow lawmakers to dock pay for suspensionsFILE - In this March 28, 2014 file photo, California Senate President Pro Tem D
Measure would allow lawmakers to dock pay for suspensions
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
FILE - In this March 28, 2014 file photo, California Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, introduces a resolution to suspend three Democrats facing charges in criminal cases, at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. Proposition 50 on... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Ashby fights from underdog spot in Sacramento mayor’s racea fighter as its next mayor.” If Ashby were to win in the June primary, it wou
Ashby fights from underdog spot in Sacramento mayor’s race
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
a fighter as its next mayor.” If Ashby were to win in the June primary, it would be a remarkable upset. Her opponent is Darrell Steinberg, a seemingly-everywhere politician who has been a fixture on the local political scene for more than 20... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Brown parole initiative faces California Supreme Court2004 tax on high earners to fund programs for the mentally ill, the initiative’
Brown parole initiative faces California Supreme Court
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
2004 tax on high earners to fund programs for the mentally ill, the initiative’s architect, former Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, issued his own report touting its positive impact. Steinberg, currently in the midst of a campaign for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kamala Harris to leave death penalty up to votersLopez wins the award for most sincere, for telling the techies how much he he l
Kamala Harris to leave death penalty up to voters
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
Lopez wins the award for most sincere, for telling the techies how much he he loves computers but knows little about them. Darrell Steinberg sent a stand-in who tried without much success to make Steinberg’s case. Steinberg had a long-standing... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
City must focus on performing arts theaterdistrict on the other end. Both the main candidates for Sacramento’s next mayo
City must focus on performing arts theater
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
district on the other end. Both the main candidates for Sacramento’s next mayor are on board. Former state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg and Councilwoman Angelique Ashby told The Bee’s editorial board that the theater remake is overdue and that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Let’s step back from UC Davis turmoilobviously has made serious mistakes and serious misjudgments,” mayoral candidat
Let’s step back from UC Davis turmoil
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
obviously has made serious mistakes and serious misjudgments,” mayoral candidate and former Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg told The Sacramento Bee editorial board on Wednesday. “On the other hand, if she leaves, it hurts... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Realtors run against real estate mogul Trumpand have that person in place before his contract expires Nov. 18. But the next
Realtors run against real estate mogul Trump
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
and have that person in place before his contract expires Nov. 18. But the next mayor won’t take office until December. If Darrell Steinberg wins the mayor’s race – especially if he wins outright in June – he will be involved in the selection... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Steinberg tops $2 million in campaign for Sacramento mayorFormer state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg reported Thursday he has raised ju
Steinberg tops $2 million in campaign for Sacramento mayor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted a month ago
Former state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg reported Thursday he has raised just more than $2 million in his bid to become Sacramento mayor, the most raised for a single city campaign. Most of the money isn’t new cash – roughly $1.4 million was... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Carly Fiorina’s father caught Richard Nixon’s eyeCarolina in protest of HB 2, but went and learned about how a state Legislature
Carly Fiorina’s father caught Richard Nixon’s eye
The Sacramento Bee / Posted a month ago
Carolina in protest of HB 2, but went and learned about how a state Legislature mishandles struggling schools. Second take Darrell Steinberg spent an hour-plus with The Sacramento Bee’s editorial board in an endorsement interview Wednesday. Among... Read more
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