California Dems Defend Senator From Recall Effort

May 25, 2017

State Sen. Josh Newman, D-Fullerton, at the Capitol, Thursday, April 20, 2017, in Sacramento, Calif.
Credit Rich Pedroncelli / AP

ALSO: Child care, preschool and after school programs. Medi-Cal provider rates. And an expansion of California’s “Earned Income Tax Credit.” Those programs would get higher state funding under the spending plan put forth this week by Assembly Democrats.

Today's reporting by Ben Bradford and Ben Adler.