California Governor Jerry Brown waits to speak during a news conference at the State Capitol in Sacramento, California March 19, 2015. (Reuters/Max Whittaker)
Politics | Tuesday, July 14, 2015 – 7:17am EDT
SACRAMENTO, Calif. | By Sharon Bernstein
After years of fiscal and policy restraint by California Governor Jerry Brown, a new crop of legislative leaders are trying to push the state further to the left, with mixed results.