Early voting is underway in a special election for the 80th Assembly District covering the southern part of San Diego, Chula Vista and National City.
Ballots are being mailed out Monday for next month’s special election in Assembly District 80. Democrats David Alvarez and Georgette Gomez and Republican Lincoln Pickard are the candidates running to replace Lorena Gonzalez in California’s 80th Assembly District.
The Independent Redistricting Commission had planned to vote on the final map at their Thursday evening meeting, but then concerns were raised.
California's Asian population has grown by 25% in the past decade. New data from the U.S. Census Bureau released Thursday shows California now has more than 6 million people of Asian descent. That's more than the total population of most states.
The county's overall population grew by nearly 7% between 2010 and 2020, but its white majority is shrinking.
Volunteers are slated to remove trash and debris expected to be left behind at county beaches by thousands of residents and visitors flocking to the shores for the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Following the historical loss of a congressional district, a California redistricting commissioner weighs in on how the change will affect efforts to redraw the state's districts.
The first numbers from the 2020 census are out and show that America’s population growth has declined to its slowest rate since the Great Depression — a total now of just under 331.5 million.
After initial census results were released yesterday, California is set to lose a congressional seat this year. Organizers say this underscores just how important last year’s turbulent census will be in the coming years, especially for immigrant communities.
To do more quality checks on the data needed for redrawing voting maps, the Census Bureau is now planning for a release by Sept. 30. The delay puts pressure on states facing tight election deadlines.
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