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Here's How To Keep Up With CapRadio's Election 2018 Coverage

On Nov. 6, California voters will head to the polls to vote in local, state and federal elections.

Here's what you can expect from CapRadio as we head into the home stretch of the 2018 election:

  • Our Keys To The House podcast will be bringing you more episodes as candidates continue to campaign in California's battleground House of Representatives districts.
  • PolitiFact California will continue to fact check claims made by candidates and interest groups in the lead up to the election.
  • Insight with Beth Ruyak will discuss the key races and issues leading up to and on Election Day.
  • On Election Day, we will be offering live coverage throughout the day on our site.
  • We will have Facebook Live videos throughout Election Night hosted by All Things Considered Anchor Randol White as he brings you the latest news and gives you a behind-the-scenes look inside our newsroom.

We will be covering these issues up until Election Day. If you have any questions about how to register to vote, where polling places are and what races you should read up on, take a look at our 2018 Election How-To.


Stories related to: Election 2018

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State Government

Proposition 2: At Issue Is Housing For 20,000 Mentally Ill Homeless People in California

October 18, 2018 | Randol White

The money would come from existing “Millionaire Tax,” which opponents says hurts ongoing mental health programs.

Public Domain

California Agency, Gas Tax Backers Worked Closely Together

October 17, 2018

As the battle to overturn California's gas tax increase intensified, the state transportation agency coordinated frequently with the public affairs firm working to block the repeal on behalf of unions, construction companies and local governments.

Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo

State Government

Dialysis Industry Raises $99 Million To Defeat California’s Prop 8

October 15, 2018 | Chris Nichols

Have you seen, heard or read a Prop 8 ad? They’re hard to miss. The proposition dealing with kidney dialysis centers is the most expensive one on the November ballot. So who’s spending the money and why?

Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo

Health Care

Why Proposition 8 Is One Of The Most Contentious, And Confusing, Ballot Measures In Play

October 12, 2018 | Sammy Caiola

Californians will vote in November on Proposition 8, which would regulate dialysis clinic spending. It’s a move that could either improve patient conditions or degrade them, depending on who you ask.

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Insight With Beth Ruyak

California’s Next Governor Interview: Democratic Candidate Gavin Newsom Dives Into Childhood Challenges, Defends His Business Career And Campaign Promises

October 11, 2018 | Ben Adler

The lieutenant governor and former San Francisco mayor makes no apology for his head starts in business and politics and scorns critics who accuse him of political convenience.

Rich Pedroncelli / Ann Heisenfelt, File / AP

Feinstein To Face Off With Opponent For First Time Since 2000

October 10, 2018

U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California will appear on stage with an election opponent for the first time since 2000 when she squares off against state Sen. Kevin de Leon.