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Local elected leaders call on Calderon to resign

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| Even though State Senator Ron Calderon has not been charged, a group of 15 elected officials from Southeast L.A says his conduct has tarnished the office.

Lawmakers remove Ron Calderon from committees (updated)


California's Senate Rules Committee acted amid a federal investigation. On Wednesday, a group of elected officials from Southeast L.A. will call for Calderon's resignation.

Calderon case update: Steinberg says he's protecting the public (video)


The California State Senate leader says he'll be 'damned' if he doesn't do all he can to avoid having the case 'taint' the legislature.


Calderon lashes out at call for his resignation


State Sen. Ron Calderon says a call for his resignation makes a "mockery" of the presumption of innocence. This comes as the FBI looks into whether Calderon illegally accepted bribes.

Steinberg seeks to strip Ron Calderon of committee assignments


California state Senate Leader Darrell Steinberg is moving to strip state Sen. Ron Calderon of his committee posts.

Update: Calderon targeted in Hollywood bribery sting; FBI seeks leaker


The federal affidavit alleges Calderon accepted almost $60,000 in bribes from an undercover FBI agent. The FBI, meanwhile, is investigating the leak of a document.

Central Basin Water District sues its engineering firm


The agency, which is part of a federal investigation into State Senator Ron Calderon, alleges $867,000 in over-billing from Pasadena-based Pacifica Services.

The money flow between water district and Tom Calderon


The political consultant made campaign donations to board members who approved his contracts. It's not illegal, but some observers say it doesn't look good.