Today is day one of the California Democratic Convention, held this year in San Francisco.
14 presidential candidates will campaign for nominations & the state party will choose a new chair after being rocked by sexual harassment scandals. https://lat.ms/2MguHlU
Joe Biden is expected to skip the Bay Area in favor of campaigning in Columbus, Ohio. He’s the only top candidate who’ll be absent this weekend. https://lat.ms/2WzrlP0
Among the candidates attending is Kamala Harris—though it’s clear that her competitors won’t be ceding her homestate to her. https://lat.ms/2WgF91t
Former California Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman was forced to resign late last year after multiple allegations of sexual misconduct. A special election will be held to pick his successor. https://lat.ms/2VXba9K
The Times will have reporters and photographers in San Francisco covering the convention. Follow our journalists on the ground: http://bit.ly/2WwJnkF
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