California Update for Friday, February 9, 2018

Feb 9, 2018

California Assemblywoman and Legislative Women's Caucus chair Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) speaks at an International Women's Day and "Day Without A Woman" rally outside the California state Capitol on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.
Credit Ben Adler / Capital Public Radio

• The chair of the California Legislature’s Women’s Caucus and an original signer of the We Said Enough letter that sparked the #MeToo movement at the state Capitol is now the subject of a sexual harassment investigation herself.

The former staffer who filed the complaint has connections to current and former lawmakers who Garcia has criticized. You can read more about that story HERE.


• A bill introduced in the California Assembly would prevent kids from playing tackle football until they are in high school

Today's reporting by Ben Adler and Drew Sandsor.