Politics & Government

Civic life and citizen issues in Southern California.

History made with Harris win in US Senate race

Get Involved

All upcoming events

Politics & Government Resources

Tools and guides to help you get informed and engaged.

KPCC believes that making Politics & Government in Southern California relevant and accessible is an important part of strengthening the civic and cultural bonds that unite the diverse communities of this region.

The 2016 Election

Special coverage from KPCC See all The 2016 Election

Government Reform

See all Government Reform

Money in Elections

See all Money in Elections

Recent Politics & Government Coverage

More Politics & Government

146307 small

SoCal community watches Trump, Taiwan closely

Usually, the president-elect makes news by Tweeting, but a Donald Trump phone call is getting a lot of attention in Asia – and among the Chinese and Taiwanese community right here in Southern California.

146133 small

California attorney general pick pledges affront to Trump

"If you want to take on a forward-leaning state that is prepared to defend its rights and interests, then come at us," U.S. Rep. Xavier Becerra said, hours after he was nominated by Gov. Jerry Brown.

Our Reporters

In Brief