State Politics are Changing

John Wildermuth of the San Francisco Chronicle writes how "the political game in California has changed," and suggests that labor leaders and Democrats need to tune in to a new political climate in the state.

Though this was a fight between two Democrats who share many of the same views, the real struggle seemed to be between business and labor. Union-backed Susan Bonilla suffered low turnout at the polls, as Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer, backed by the California Chamber of Commerce, scored a decisive victory. 

Read the full article here: East Bay Senate race shows how state politics are changing