California State workers authorize union to strike if needed.
Waters Addresses Ethics Charges: She was on a radio show Thursday night to proclaim her innocence. [LA Times]
Gap Narrows in Senate Race: The Rasmussen Poll shows Sen Barbara Boxer leading Carly Fiorina by five percentage points. [Sacramento Bee]
Prop 23 and the GOP: To endorse or not to endorse, that's the question on the measure that takes aim at California's green law. [SF Gate]
ACLU Wants SD Schools to Provide Refund: They want several school fees for sports, exams and classes refunded to students. [Union-Tribune]