STATEMENT OF CALIFORNIA DEMOCRATIC PARTY CHAIRMAN JOHN BURTON ON 2014 ELECTION RESULTS

It appears Democrats across the nation will always have California. On a night that saw Republicans make gains across the nation, much like in 2010, California held firm. At the statewide level, California remains a deep blue beacon because of the bold leadership of Jerry Brown and our strong Democratic majority in Sacramento.

STATEMENT OF CALIFORNIA DEMOCRATIC PARTY CHAIRMAN JOHN BURTON ON PRESIDENT OBAMA'S EXECUTIVE ACTION TO BEGIN TO FIX OUR BROKEN IMMIGRATION SYSTEM

Yesterday, President Obama made good on a promise he made to take executive action on immigration where Republicans in Congress have continually failed to do so.

STATEMENT OF CALIFORNIA DEMOCRATIC PARTY CHAIRMAN JOHN BURTON ON SENATOR BARBARA BOXER'S DECISION TO NOT SEEK RE-ELECTION TO U.S. SENATE IN 2016

Today's announcement that Barbara Boxer will not seek re-election to the U.S. Senate in 2016 is bittersweet for me and for her legion of supporters in California.