P.M. Edition: Follow the leader
Margot Roosevelt writes about the state’s landmark environmental legislation.
A date has been set for John Perez to take over as Assembly speaker.
Maura Dolan breaks down the day’s proceedings in the Proposition 8 trial.
Jerry Brown apparently picked himself a campaign manager. And just in time, too. Because the race for governor might be getting a little more crowded.
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-- Anthony York in Sacramento
Photo: Assemblyman John Perez, D-Los Angeles, center, accompanied by members of the state Assembly, answers questions during a news conference after he was elected as the next leader of the California Assembly, at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010. Credit: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli