Judge Upholds California’s Sanctuary State Law

Mercury News- A federal judge on Thursday upheld California’s sanctuary laws, handing the Trump administration a significant loss in its ongoing battle against the state’s controversial immigration policies. Judge John Mendez denied the Department of Justice’s request for a preliminary injunction blocking Senate Bill 54, a state law limiting law enforcement cooperation with immigration officials, and Assembly Bill 103, which gives state officials the authority … Continue reading Judge Upholds California’s Sanctuary State Law

POLL: Newsom Leads Cox By 17 In Governor’s Race

Los Angeles Times– Democrat Gavin Newsom has a dominant lead over Republican John Cox in California’s race for governor, a contest in which a significant number of voters appear to have cast ballots strategically to sway the outcome of the state’s top-two primary, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll. Forty-five percent of registered voters who said they planned to vote in the November … Continue reading POLL: Newsom Leads Cox By 17 In Governor’s Race

Average Home Price In California Hits $600K

Fox 40– The median home price in California reached a new peak last month, exceeding $600,000 for the first time ever, a new report from the California Association of Realtors finds. Statewide, the median home price was $600,860 in May, topping the previous high of $594,530 notched 11 years ago during the pre-Great Recession real estate bubble, according to the data released Tuesday. The increase … Continue reading Average Home Price In California Hits $600K