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In state politics, does Northern CA have the edge?




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When it comes to US Senators from the Golden State, northern California has reigned supreme for a long time.

Barabara Boxer hails from the Bay Area has been in office since 1993. Dianne Feinstein of San Francisco has held the other spot since 1992.

Might this be the moment for a So Cal Senator and, if so, who?

For more, we're joined by two guests.

Barbara O'Conner is Emeritus Professor of Communications and Director of the Institute for the Study of Politics and Media at Cal State University Sacramento.

And Sherry Bebitch-Jeffe is Professor of the Practice of Public Policy Communication at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy.