Welcome to Essential Politics, a daily feed on California supervision and politics news. Here’s what we’re watching:
- California Democrats have arrived in Philadelphia for this week’s convention, and a California Politics Podcast has a preview.
- Orange County Rep. Loretta Sanchez, in an talk on Spanish-language radio final week, pragmatic that President Obama permitted her U.S. Senate opposition since they both are black.
- Gov. Jerry Brown sealed a law on Friday requiring registration of homemade guns.
Follow Times coverage of a Democratic National Convention news feed. And we can find a Jun Essential Politics repository here.