California Gov. Gavin Newsom looks on during a press conference at The Unity Council in Oakland, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Calif. makes universal mail-in voting permanent

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) signed a voting bill into law, one which Republicans have highly opposed. The legislation, signed by Newsom on Monday, requires the state to send mail-in ballots to all registered voters for future elections.