All posts tagged "governor 2014"
Neel Kashkari criticizes teachers union for “conspiracy” against students
GOP gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari stepped up his criticism of the California Teachers Association on Tuesday, accusing the state’s most powerful union of an “ongoing 40 year conspiracy” to “violate the civil rights of California kids.” Kashkari’s...
- Posted September 24, 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
5 Thoughts on Neel Kashkari down and out in Fresno
In the most unconventional move of the governor’s race, Neel Kashkari spent last week on the streets of Fresno, experiencing life in the other California – where a quarter of the population lives in poverty. “I wanted...
- Posted July 31, 2014
Kashkari criticizes Brown’s sweetheart deal for out-of-state corporation
GOP gubernatorial nominee Neel Kashkari is criticizing Gov. Jerry Brown‘s controversial decision to give a sweetheart tax break to an out-of-state defense contractor. Assembly Bill 2389, which was signed by the Democratic governor on Thursday, provides a...
- Posted July 11, 2014
Hoover Golden State Poll: Brown on top, Donnelly leads Kashkari
A new poll released Wednesday shows Assemblyman Tim Donnelly maintaining a comfortable lead over his GOP rival, Neel Kashkari, in the gubernatorial race for second place. According to a new Hoover Institution Golden State poll, Gov. Jerry Brown...
- Posted May 28, 2014
California Republican National Hispanic Assembly Endorses Neel Kashkari for Governor
The California Republican National Hispanic Assembly has endorsed Neel Kashkari in California’s gubernatorial race, the Kashkari campaign announced Thursday morning. The endorsement comes as the former Treasury official is gaining ground on his GOP opponent, Asm. Tim...
- Posted May 22, 2014
Tim Donnelly’s anti-union rhetoric doesn’t match his pro-union record
Public employee unions are a reliable target of California’s self-styled “patriot, not politician.” “California’s governor and legislature have shown a complete disregard for the needs of businesses and working families, and have instead caved to unions and special interest supporters,”...
- Posted May 9, 2014
Video: Asm. Tim Donnelly: “Let’s not assault RDAs (redevelopment)”
As Assembyman Tim Donnelly struggles to explain his position on property rights, CalNewsroom.com has unearthed video directly refuting the Republican candidate’s most recent explanation for why he voted in favor of redevelopment agencies. This week, Donnelly said that...
- Posted May 2, 2014
Redevelopment: Tim Donnelly disavows “gobbledygook” statement from own campaign
Like a bad redevelopment project, Assemblyman Tim Donnelly, R-Twin Peaks, is attempting to reconstruct his blighted record on property rights. In 2011, Donnelly voted against SB 77 and later ABX1 26, the ultimate death sentence for redevelopment...
- Posted May 2, 2014
SF Chronicle scoop on Kashkari’s voting record came from Kashkari campaign
On the day Neel Kashkari officially announced his campaign for governor, the San Francisco Chronicle featured a damaging scoop by ace reporter Carla Marinucci about the Republican candidate’s “spotty” voting record. Buried in the ninth paragraph was...
- Posted March 16, 2014