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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Frank Buckley talks to Rep. Raul Ruiz about Gov. Gavin Newsom’s historic pick for California’s next U.S. senator: Secretary of State Alex Padilla.

Padilla will be California’s first Latino U.S. senator.

“My hats off to Gov. Newsom making this difficult decision. He made the right decision and I support it,” Ruiz said.