| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:03 AM
Buffeted by lackluster turnout and President Obama's sagging ratings, three of California's first-term Democrats were locked in congressional contests too close to call Tuesday night. But a fourth Democratic freshman, Rep. Raul Ruiz of Palm Desert,...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 5:09 PM
In one of the handful of fall congressional races between members of the same political party in California, former Obama administration official Ro Khanna said he is not giving up in his battle with Rep. Mike Honda (D-San Jose).
At the end of the...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Lopsided fundraising continued to show up in the three fall House races in California between members of the same party, campaign finance documents filed this week showed.
The highest amounts raised in any of the three races were posted in the...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 6:00 PM
State Sen. Stephen Knight's recent vote against a measure barring the display or sale of Confederate flag images from state museums and gift shops has caused a stir in the High Desert district where he is running for Congress this fall.
| Sep 17, 2014
| 7:04 PM
State Sen. Stephen Knight (R-Palmdale) said Wednesday he has told controversial GOP Assemblyman Tim Donnelly not to walk precincts for him in Santa Clarita this weekend.
Donnelly, of Twin Peaks, arguably the Legislature's most outspoken conservative,...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Adding to events that have buffeted state Sen. Stephen Knight's campaign for Congress in recent days, the former rival Democrat who had endorsed him pulled his support on Thursday.
Lee Rogers finished third in the June primary behind former state...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 7:19 PM
GOP Assemblyman Tim Donnelly of Twin Peaks, perhaps the most outspoken conservative in the Legislature, plans to campaign this weekend for state Sen. Stephen Knight, one of two Republicans battling to succeed a retiring congressman this fall.
| Jul 17, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Some unsuccessful candidates for House seats in California outspent at least one of their winning rivals in the June 3 primary, reports filed with the Federal Election Commission showed this week.
In most of the state's 53 congressional districts, the...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 7:01 PM
On the same day a new poll showed Americans still don't think much of Congress, several California candidates tried to show their solidarity with people on taxes.
Some, including Republican congressional candidates Doug Ose, Tony Strickland and Paul...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Republican Tony Strickland, running to succeed Rep. Buck McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), on Tuesday launched a cable TV ad for his campaign.
The 30-second ad, dubbed "Principles," portrays Strickland as a conservative in the Ronald Reagan mold dedicated to...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, taking a broadening role in efforts to help candidates of his party, on Wednesday endorsed former state legislator Tony Strickland, the Strickland campaign announced.
The former state assemblyman and...