New Jersey Chris Christie's stock is dropping fast
Republicans Doug Ose and Igor Birman both spent years in Washington, Ose serving in Congress and Birman as a top aide to Rep. Tom McClintock. But the growing lists of supporters lining up behind each of the congressional candidates couldnt look more different.
A day after Sen. Leland Yee was charged with corruption and conspiracy to traffic weapons, he dropped out of the race to become California’s next secretary of state and faced mounting pressure to leave the state Senate.
Maggy Krell on Wednesday criticized the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office she is vying to run, saying that it has been too lax in its approach to human trafficking.
In El Dorado County, where growth wars have raged for decades, voters may face two or more dueling measures on the November ballot.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari dismissed questions Saturday about resistance to his candidacy from the party's most conservative activists, saying scheduling conflicts kept him from addressing a group of conservatives here.
As the two major parties prepare for an epic battle for control of the Senate this year, some Democrats are questioning the decision by one of their richest political action committees to hold its money for Hillary Clinton’s expected campaign for the White House in 2016.
On Friday, the Fair Political Practices Commission announced that the Small Business Action Committee headed by Joel Fox has paid the state $300,000.
Sacramento County Supervisor Jimmie Yee has endorsed Sacramento City Unified trustee Patrick Kennedy to become his successor on the board.
His platform could appeal to many moderate Republicans, but Neel Kashkaris ability to raise sufficient money to broadcast it statewide is uncertain.
Only 329 votes stood between Assembly Republicans and an upset special election victory last week in the San Fernando Valley’s 45th Assembly District.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie gets an important national political platform, as he's chosen chairman of the Republican Governors Association
If Democrat Matt Dababneh hangs on, Democrats once again will have a two-thirds supermajority in the Assembly. If Republican Susan Shelley wins, Democrats will lose a seat but could still reclaim the supermajority Dec. 3, when three Democrats are running in a special election in the the 54th Assembly District.
Deputy District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert leveled the charge at a candidates forum Tuesday night against California Deputy Attorney General Maggy Krell, who denied the allegation.
The three candidates running in the June primary to replace Jan Scully as Sacramento’s district attorney are scheduled to appear alongside each other at a forum tonight in south Sacramento.
The fight to raise the minimum wage caught a big wave of momentum this week as President Barack Obama endorsed a pay increase after voters pledged support in two key elections.
Michele Bachmann was an "accidental politician," and it all began on April Fool's Day. On April 1, 2000, the 2012 Republican White House hopeful — then a "middle American mom," as she wrote in her recent memoir — made a fateful, spur-of-the moment decision that changed her life.
At 19, Jon Huntsman arrived in Taiwan for a two-year gig as a missionary for the Mormon church. He didn't receive a warm reception. The Taiwanese government was furious at the United States for re-establishing diplomatic ties with China, and the people whom Huntsman was there to recruit to his faith weren't much happier.
Mitt Romney: flexible pragmatist, or a politically soulless flip-flopper too eager to please? Add this shifting nuance on health to position changes or tweaks on abortion, the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy on gays, and a host of other issues, and Romney has a reputation as someone without a strong political core, an opportunistic flip-flopper who adjusts his stands as majority opinion shifts.