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California Primary Reflections (Trump’s Strange Endorsement Makes Sense Now)

California Primary Reflections (Trump’s Strange Endorsement Makes Sense Now)

. . By Arthur Schaper | Originally appeared in Townhall . The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com or of Citizens Journal. . The California Election 2018 primary has come and gone. It was real, and it was spectacular. Yes, I wrote that, as a beleaguered California […]

Democrats force recall backers to fight another court battle

Democrats force recall backers to fight another court battle

by Steven Greenhut SACRAMENTO – Most recall elections are primarily about electoral politics, as both sides duke it out with the usual broadcast ads and ground campaigns. But the burgeoning Republican effort to recall Orange County’s Democratic Sen. Josh Newman has turned into an inside-the-Capitol political fight as well as a high-profile legal battle. It could be months […]

STOP THE CAR TAX – Newman recall submits over 85,000 signatures

STOP THE CAR TAX – Newman recall submits over 85,000 signatures

Orange County taxpayers have submitted more than 85,000 signatures to recall Josh Newman – the Assemblyman who cast the deciding vote in favor of $5 billion in new gas and car taxes on California motorists. Passing the 85,000 mark is a critical milestone that takes us over the required number of signatures to put the […]

Outside Money Pours into Josh Newman Recall over Gas Tax Vote

Outside Money Pours into Josh Newman Recall over Gas Tax Vote

By ASSEMBLYMAN TIM DONNELLY Outside money is pouring into the campaign to recall first-term State Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton), who voted in favor of the hugely unpopular gas tax, giving Republicans a chance at breaking the Democrats’ supermarjority in the State Senate. According to the Sacramento Bee, a significant portion of the money flowing into the recall coffers […]