Alex Padilla to Substitute Kamala Harris, Getting the first Latino senator in California

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla will substitute Vice President-elect Kamala Harris from the U.S. Senatehas become the first Latino from the western country to function in the room. Padilla, a former Los Angeles city councilman and state senator, are also the very first Southern Californian to combine with the Senate in nearly 3 years. […]