Leticia Perez http://kvpr.org en Today's Special Election to Have Statewide Implications http://kvpr.org/post/todays-special-election-have-statewide-implications <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today's special election in Senate District 16 is expected to have low turnout.&nbsp; But as Ben Adler reports from Sacramento, its results could shape state government for the rest of the decade.</span></p><p class="p3">California Democrats loved last November’s legislative results.&nbsp; Paul Mitchell is a Sacramento-based political data and redistricting expert.</p><p class="p3">“It seems as though Democrats now have obtained a two-thirds majority that should last them through the decade,” says Mitchell.</p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 00:35:54 +0000 Joe Moore 18838 at http://kvpr.org Today's Special Election to Have Statewide Implications