| May 15, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Tim Donnelly and Neel Kashkari, the leading Republicans vying for the chance to challenge Gov. Jerry Brown in the fall, clashed Thursday in a scrappy debate that highlighted the split between the tea party and establishment factions of the state GOP....
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:32 PM
David C. Wilcox's June 12 letter regarding Tim Donnelly's election loss is the latest example of "Everyone else doesn't vote like me — what's wrong with everyone else?" whining that has held the Republican Party back for the past six years.
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:24 PM
Eight men in sombreros played mariachi tunes Friday to warm up a lunch-hour crowd for Gov. Jerry Brown at a hotel off Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles. Latino lawmakers, gathered under a "Gracias Governor Brown" banner, heaped praise on him for...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:41 PM
As Neel Kashkari tapped his personal coffers to put another $1 million into his gubernatorial bid Friday, GOP strategist Karl Rove declared that if Kashkari’s rival ends up as the Republican standard-bearer in California after the June 3 primary,...
| May 17, 2014
| 2:36 PM
GOP gubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly on Saturday brushed aside the drum beat of criticism from high-profile Republicans who say his candidacy is toxic for their party. And he said the $1-million his main Republican rival added to his trailing campaign...
| May 17, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Republicans trying to unseat Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris share a common complaint: The two Democrats are so confident of reelection that they're already laying ground to run for governor in 2018.
"She's looking right past us,"...
| May 16, 2014
| 9:07 PM
GOP gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari may have the money, the support of big-name Republicans and all the trappings of a polished campaign. But he is struggling to overcome what is arguably his biggest obstacle: the most vocal members of his own...
| May 18, 2014
| 8:08 PM
He’s already invested $2 million of his own cash in a bid for the governor’s office, and on Sunday, GOP candidate Neel Kashkari said he wouldn’t rule out future campaign infusions from his own bank account.
“Nothing is determined...
| May 20, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Gov. Jerry Brown has more than $20.7 million in campaign funds banked for his bid for an unprecedented fourth term, according to a new campaign reports filed with the state.
Brown raised more than $4 million in 2014, and spent $232,000 in that time, his...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:54 PM
As Neel Kashkari enters the general-election campaign against Gov. Jerry Brown, he has two critical priorities this summer: raising money from donors who are skeptical that he can defeat the popular incumbent, and uniting the state's Republican voters,...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:13 PM
GOP gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari is out with a new train-themed mailer that attacks Republican front-runner Tim Donnelly as a “wasteful spender” who is akin to Democratic incumbent Gov. Jerry Brown.
Echoing themes in Kashkari’...