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california; AG contenders include several from Southland

Dec 09, 2020 - Orange County Register (California)

Several Democratic lawmakers from Southern California are considered contenders to become California ’s next attorney general, after news broke Sunday that President-elect Joe Biden chose state Attorney General Xavier Becerra to head up the Department of Health and Human Services.

Reps. Adam Schiff, Ted Lieu, Lou Correa and Nanette Barragán are all being discussed as possible candidates

for the job. But there’s pressure from Speaker Nancy Pelosi not to risk further undercutting...