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  1. Hispanic Democrats Vie For Top House TargetsRead the original story

    Wednesday | National Journal

    When a Nevada state senator takes the Democratic National Convention stage Thursday, he will spotlight a key part of Democrats' roster of recruits: Hispanic candidates. Ruben Kihuen, who is challenging Republican Rep. Cresent Hardy, is one of a handful of Hispanic Democratic challengers running in the most competitive races this year, which the party touts as a key asset.


  2. California Democrats Use Trump in Key RacesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Courthouse News Service

    Betting that antipathy toward Donald Trump will undermine other GOP office-seekers, California's Democratic Party has launched a website attacking several Republican congressional candidates for their party's presidential nominee. The Trump Tracker, a new feature on the state Democratic website, targets seven Republicans - four of them incumbents - running for seats in the House of Representatives.


  3. A look at California's most competitive congressional racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Fifteen of California's 53 congressional districts are expected to see competitive races in the November election. Among the most interesting congressional races: Rep. John Garamendi, D-Walnut Grove, faces Republican Dr. N. Eugene Cleek, a surgeon and farmer from Orland who has received the National Republican Congressional Committee's "Young Guns" label and support.


  4. Trumpa s stance on high-speed rail clashes with House RepublicansaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Miami Herald

    Workers fit a girder onto a support structure during construction by contractors of the California High-Speed Rail Authority of a new bridge in downtown Fresno, Calif., on Thursday, June 16, 2016. High-speed rail potentially puts Republicans in the House of Representatives and presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump on different tracks.


  5. California Environmental Law & Policy Update - July 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | JD Supra

    Jun 30 The South Coast Air Quality Management District's draft Air Quality Management Plan , released for public comment last week, outlines how regulators plan to curb the nation's worst smog to meet a series of federal deadlines over the next 15 years by giving priority to "nonregulatory" approaches, and relies on finding billions in incentive funds to encourage people and businesses to transition voluntarily to lower-polluting cars, trucks, and equipment. In addition to relying on $11 to $14 billion in incentive money, the draft AQMP calls for taking credit for "co-benefits," i.e., air quality improvements expected to result from climate change, transportation, and energy efficiency programs being carried out by other agencies.


  6. Tom Kacich: Hays borrows from campaign in absence of paycheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The News-Gazette

    State Rep. Chad Hays is not looking for sympathy over his months-overdue legislative paycheck but, he notes, the bills don't stop coming just because you're not being paid. So he took the unusual step of asking the State Board of Elections if he could borrow from his campaign fund to cover his personal expenses.


  7. Los Angeles area congressman target of new anti-Trump ad campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Los Angeles Times

    You can find the June Essential Politics archives here , and our earlier coverage of the June 7 California primary here . California Republican Rep. Steve Knight is among the targets of a new ad campaign from national Democrats as they aim to tie presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump to GOP lawmakers.


  8. House votes to reopen Clear Creek Management Area, passes other California specific billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Los Angeles Times

    The House passed legislation directing the Bureau of Land Management to open the 75,000-acre Clear Creek Management Area in San Benito and Fresno counties to recreational use, including off-road vehicles, hikers and hunters. The Environmental Protection Agency closed the area because of high levels of naturally occurring asbestos.


  9. House passes bill to save Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Fresno Bee

    Striped bass are a popular sport fish in the Central Valley, but maintaining the fishery for the non-native species has become controversial. Sacramento fishing guide J.D. Richey describes why anglers fish for them.


  10. Lobbying WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Hill

    Stokes had been with the DOJ since 2008, most recently serving as the senior deputy chief of the Fraud Section of the department's Criminal Division. He has also served as the chief of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Unit and co-chief of the Securities and Financial Fraud Unit.


  11. One central California district that can begin the Democratic House waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Washington Post

    Democrats have had so much trouble finding candidates in this sprawling valley district north of Los Angeles that two years ago there was no Democrat on the general-election ballot for a competitive U.S. House seat. This year they gave up looking and simply imported a ready-made candidate from outside the district; Bryan Caforio launched his candidacy for California's 25th Congressional District just a couple weeks after he moved here.


  12. a Place to Remember Desert Storm vets push to build DC memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Fox News

    Scott Stump had the idea for a Persian Gulf War memorial years ago. But it wasn't until the 25th anniversary of the 1991 cease-fire arrived - and the Pentagon chose not to hold a single official event marking the day - that he truly realized how important it was.


  13. Supreme Court deadlock on immigration will have far-reaching implicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 |

    A deadlocked Supreme Court decision that blocks President Barack Obama from granting amnesty to the parents of legal U.S. residents who are in the country illegally will deprive many of those people of the right to sign up for health insurance in California, analysts of the decision said Thursday. Most immigrants who are in the country illegally already are barred from signing up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, the federal health care law widely known as Obamacare.


  14. LGBT legislation takes a beating as Congress focuses on gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    Thousands gather at Capitol Park in downtown Boise, Idaho, for the annual PrideFest rally and parade on Saturday, June 18, 2016. Speakers recounted the struggle for LGBT rights and honored the victims of the mass shooting in Orlando, Fla., a week before.


  15. The primary delivered good news for California Republicans. But will it last until November?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    For Republicans, the news wasn't great last week. Donald Trump's response to the Orlando mass shooting was panned even by some in his own party.


  16. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 |

    On his show last night, CNN's Don Lemon lashed out at Trump supporter Kayleigh McEnany for accusing the media of turning the Orlando shooting into a gun control platform. Despite evidence to the contrary from his own network, Lemon insisted that the media was not pushing an anti-gun narrative.


  17. 30 GOP Republicans Back Obama's Recruitment of Illegals for Shrinking US MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 |

    Thirty House Republicans voted with Democratic legislators to let the Pentagon recruit illegal aliens, and also grant them American citizenship, even though the Army and other services are pushing tens of thousands of Americans out of the services. The Republicans joined the Democrats in voting against the amendment would have excluded illegal aliens, specially aliens granted 'deferred prosecution' by President Barack Obama, from the Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest program.


  18. California is a tough state forthe GOP. Now it's even tougherRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 |

    California Republican Congressman Jeff Denham paused for a long several seconds when asked about Donald Trump's claim that the judge hearing a case against him was biased because of his "Mexican heritage." "It's disappointing to hear," said Denham, of Turlock, who is running for re-election to the U.S. House, before adding, "that's all I've got to say about it."


  19. California Democrats Using Donald Trump To Help Unseat RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | CBS Local

    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email [email protected] CBS13 is getting answers.


  20. Pipeline safety bill mandates new rules for natural gas storageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 |

    Lawmakers hope to prevent the catastrophic pipeline breakdowns that have devastated parts of California with a bill approved by the House on Wednesday. Co-authored by Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Turlock, the bill updates federal Department of Transportation programs that could affect the 200,000-plus miles of gas and hazardous materials pipelines that currently snake through the Golden State.