All posts tagged "CA GOP"
Rep. Mia Love to headline CA GOP 2015 Spring Convention
Get out your favorite elephant brooch. Dust off your copy of the Constitution. It’s almost time for the CA GOP convention! Earlier this month, the California Republican Party announced that Congresswoman Mia Love will be featured in the...
- Posted February 16, 2015
US Senate 2016: Is Charles Munger, Jr. the GOP’s answer to Tom Steyer?
U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer’s potential retirement has California’s second-tier Democrats licking their chops. Attorney General Kamala Harris and Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, according to the conventional wisdom, don’t intend to run against each other. She’ll take U.S. Senate...
- Posted January 5, 2015
Jim Brulte, Harmeet Dhillon seek second term to rebuild California GOP
Two years ago, Jim Brulte chastised his party for losing seats to laziness. “There were three Assembly seats that were lost because we got lazy,” Brulte said shortly after taking the helm as chairman of the California...
- Posted December 18, 2014
Commentary: Has California Abandoned the Republican Party?
Have you abandoned the GOP? Last week, the Republican National Committee sent an email to supporters asking that very question. This caused quite a stir among party members, angering mega donors and grassroots supporters alike. How dare...
- Posted October 12, 2014
CA GOP gets $600k Munger cash infusion, transfers away $1.3 million from No on 45
California Republicans have received a much-needed cash infusion. GOP super-donor Charles Munger, Jr. wrote a $600,000 check to the California Republican Party on Monday, his latest in a series of six-figure checks to various campaign committees in...
- Posted September 30, 2014
Cartoon: Ashley Swearengin stings California GOP
The Scorpion and the Frog The fable of the scorpion and the frog A scorpion and a frog meet on the bank of a stream and the scorpion asks the frog to carry him across on its...
- Posted September 29, 2014
The Economist: Neel Kashkari “Rebranding Republicans in California”
GOP gubernatorial nominee Neel Kashkari has made it his mission to rebrand the California Republican Party. The former U.S. Treasury official has campaigned to black churches, marched in a gay pride parade, hosted numerous talk radio shows and spent...
- Posted September 11, 2014
Bruno: For the Sake of Down-Ballot Races, CA GOP Needs Minorities to Compete
In 2010, Jerry Brown beat Meg Whitman by almost 13 points. Based on the exit polls and Secretary of State data, approximately 64% of Brown’s total vote margin came from his Latino support. But Whitman didn’t always...
- Posted May 27, 2014
California Republicans provide sign language interpreter at convention
For years, California Republicans have blamed their declining registration numbers on an inability to communicate their message to voters. In a very literal way, they weren’t. At convention after convention, unlike their Democratic counterparts, Republicans have failed...
- Posted March 15, 2014
California Republicans campaign for blue state
At this weekend’s upcoming state party convention, a group of influential California Republicans has an odd request for delegates: help turn California blue. “Around the globe, blue is identified with conservative, free market parties, while red is...
- Posted March 11, 2014