Don't Mess with California

Gov. Jerry Brown appeared on Meet the Press to discuss California's recent success, health care reform,  the impact of immigrants, and the role of free trade in California.

Gov. Brown delivers State of the State Address

"California is not turning back. Not now, not ever." Watch Governor Brown's 2017 State of the State speech, where he reaffirmed California's leadership.

President Obama's Farewell Speech

“America is not the project of any one person. Because the single most powerful word in our democracy is the word ‘We.’ ‘We The People.’ ‘We Shall Overcome.’ ‘Yes, We Can.’”

Xavier Bacerra to Become California's Attorney General

Governor Brown has selected Rep. Xavier Bacerra to become California's new Attorney General, replacing Senator Kamela Harris. Bacerra will be California's first Latino Attorney General.

First Lady Michelle Obama Spoke About the Stakes of this Election

The Los Angeles Times described Michelle Obama's speech as "a defining moment in the presidential campaign."

Clinton Wins Second Debate

LA Times declares Clinton the winner of the second Presidential Debate, 

Hillary Clinton Wins First Debate

Hillary Clinton showed that she is prepared to be President of the United States and Donald Trump proved to be woefully unprepared. 

2016 shocker: Texas is a "swing state"

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are locked in a dead heat in Texas, according to a new 50-state survey conducted by the ...

Democrats' Voter Registration at All Time High in California

Democratic voter registration is at an all-time high of 8.2 million, and Democrats now hold...

Watch Hillary Clinton's Nomination Acceptance Speech

On July 28, Hillary Clinton gave the speech of her life and laid out the case for electing her as the first woman President in US History.

Hillary Clinton First Woman to be Nominated for President

Hillary Clinton has been nominated by the Democratic Party as the first woman to run for President on a major party ticket. 

Watch Michelle Obama's Rousing DNC Speech

Michelle Obama gave an amazing speech on night 1 of the Democratic National Convention. Watch it in its entirety at this link.

Governor Brown Signs Fifth Consecutive On-Time Balanced Budget

For the fifth straight year, Governor Jerry Brown has signed an on-time balanced budget. After years of Republican obstruction, Democrats show what can be accomplished by working for the...

Hillary Clinton Lays out National Security Priorities

Hillary Clinton gave a major foreign policy address in San Diego, laying out her national security vision for keeping America safe.

President Obama Takes Action to Reduce Gun Violence

Sympathy is not enough to stop gun violence. Congress has repeatedly failed to take action, blocking commonsense reforms supported by the vast majority of the American people – including gun...

President Obama Rejects Construction of Keystone XL Pipeline

“America is now a global leader when it comes to taking serious action to fight climate change,” President Obama said in remarks from the White House. “And, frankly, approving this project...

California helps defend President's Clean Power Plan

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today joined a coalition of 24 other states and municipalities across the country to defend the Obama Administration's ...

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act Subsidies

"Today's decision is a victory for every hardworking American. Access to quality, affordable health care is a right, not a privilege." - President Obama

Elizabeth Warren Give Rousing Address to Delegates

Senator Elizabeth Warren from Massachusets gave a rousing address at the California Democratic Convention on May 16 in Anaheim. She articulated clearly the values of Democrats and the...

SCCDP Endorses Tim Orozco for San Jose District 4

In the important special election to be held in April, the Santa Clara County Democratic Party supports Tim Orozco. Tim will be a champion for Democratic Party values and a strong advocate...