The beaches of Maui are a popular destination for California lawmakers. (Irene Lechowitzky)
By Patrick McGreevy and Taryn Luna
Mar 05, 2019 | 12:45 PM
California lawmakers were showered with more than $810,000 in gifts last year, many from powerful interest groups lobbying the state who handed out concert and professional sports tickets, spa treatments, gourmet dinners and trips to a dozen countries, new state reports show.