Capitol Alert

The latest on California politics and government

Sen. George Runner today submitted his notice of resignation ahead of being sworn in to the state Board of Equalization, his office has confirmed.

The Lancaster Republican, who was elected to the tax board Nov. 2, will officially step down next Tuesday, Dec. 21. His Board of Equalization term officially begins Jan. 3.

The governor will have 14 days from the date of the resignation to call a special election to fill the 17th Senate District seat. The election will be conducted under the state's new top-two primary rules.



FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

More Capitol Alert

Capitol Alert on Twitter

Popular Categories

Now on sacbee.com/politics

Categories


November 2013

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Monthly Archives


Latest California Clips