All posts tagged "Fresno Mayor"
Union foe Chuck Reed endorses Ashley Swearengin for state controller
San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed, one of the state’s leading opponents of labor unions, has crossed party lines to endorse Ashley Swearengin for state controller. The pro-business Democrat said he’s worked closely with his Fresno counterpart on issues...
- Posted July 30, 2014
Update: GOP candidate David Evans doubles gap with Perez in controller’s race
Republican David Evans has doubled his lead over Assemblyman John A. Perez for the second spot in the race for state controller –as of mid-day Friday. With approximately 20,000 ballots tallied out of Riverside County, the GOP candidate, who was...
- Posted June 6, 2014
Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin Raises Water Rates, Then Sues Taxpayers
Fresno residents could see their water rates double, and in the process, all Californians could see their petition powers diminished, if a state appellate court doesn’t act quickly on a lawsuit to stop strong-arm tactics by the city of...
- Posted January 14, 2014