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Capitol Chat: Legislative Priorities For 2018

Rich Pedroncelli / AP / File

In this Aug. 26, 2016, file photo, state Sen. Tony Mendoza, D-Artesia, listens at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif.

Rich Pedroncelli / AP / File

The California Legislature kicked off this week under the overwhelming backdrop of the we said enough and me too movements.
On Wednesday night, state Senator Tony Mendoza took a month leave of absence amid allegations facing him of sexual harassment against capitol staffers. This came as one of the co-authors of the we said enough letter filed a lawsuit for being fired by her employer, the law firm Wilke-Fluery.
Capital Bureau Chief Ben Adler explains the legislature’s response to the ongoing movements and their priorities for the year ahead.

Chris Remington

Former Producer, Insight

Chris joined Capital Public Radio’s “Insight with Beth Ruyak” in September 2016, booking a wide variety of guests, developing questions and producing music elements for the program.  Read Full Bio 

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