California Politics Podcast


The Golden State's longest running political podcast, launched in 2006. Hosted by John Myers, Sacramento bureau chief for the Los Angeles Times.


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December 14: Epilogue, Prologue

December 14th, 2018

This week, we take a look at the final election results from November's contests across the Golden State. And we discuss some of the recent announcements… Go to Episode

December 7: Stepping Down, Moving In

December 7th, 2018

On this week's episode, we discuss the abrupt resignation of the California Democratic Party's chairman and we take a look at the topics and dynamics… Go to Episode

November 16: The Political Flood

November 16th, 2018

This week, we step back and take a broad view of the enormous sea change -- the flood, so to speak -- that arrived on election day in California. Democrats… Go to Episode

November 9: Winners and Losers

November 9th, 2018

This week: Our post-election look at California's most interesting and competitive races. We talk the battle for the House, the election of a new California… Go to Episode