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Assemblywoman Shirley Weber Is Surprise Newsom Pick for Secretary of State

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday nominated Assemblywoman Shirley Weber as secretary of state to replace soon-to-be-senator Alex Padilla, taking Kamala Harris’ seat on Capitol Hill. The decision, first reported by the Los Angeles Times, means fellow San Diegan and Assembly member Lorena Gonzalez, won’t have an easy path to that state office. She’s already announced […]