California Update for Monday, October 30, 2017

Oct 30, 2017

Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra (D-Pacoima) speaks on the floor of the state Assembly in Sacramento on May 4, 2017.
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• A California Assemblyman is the first lawmaker to be named in the sexual harassment scandal sweeping through the state Capitol. A legislative staffer says Democrat Raul Bocanegra groped her at a public event eight years ago.

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• Governors Jerry Brown of California and Andrew Cuomo of New York are crying foul over the Republican push to end a federal tax break that largely benefits their states.

Today's reporting by Ben Adler.