Spotlight on California

MapLight research on the influence of money and politics in California.

Voter's Edge: California Assembly District 6

October 31, 2014 —The race for Assembly District 6 features a stark difference in candidates.

Voter's Edge: California Senate District 26

October 31, 2014 -- The race for Senate district 26 is being fought in the national spotlight.

Voter's Edge: California Assembly District 4

October 31, 2014 -- The race for Napa Valley in California's 4th Assembly district, being vacated by termed-out Democratic Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada, saw a spirited primary battle.

Voter's Edge: California Assembly District 27

October 31, 2014 -- Assemblymember and Speaker pro Tempore Nora Campos is heavily favored to win re-election in Assembly District 27 despite a wave of critical press.

Voter's Edge: California's 52nd Congressional District

October 31, 2014 -- Learn more about the race for California's Congressional District 52