All posts tagged "secretary of state"
Secretary of State 2014: Should I vote for Alex Padilla or Pete Peterson?
It’s billed as one of the few competitive statewide races in California. And, befitting of a close contest, Democrat Alex Padilla and Republican Pete Peterson share remarkably similar visions for the job of secretary of state. We recently asked...
- Posted October 29, 2014
CA-25: Strickland up 12 in internal poll as district registration flips to Democrat
Amid new voter registration numbers that show the district has flipped to the Democrats, an internal poll conducted by Tony Strickland‘s campaign for the 25th Congressional District gives him a double-digit lead over fellow Republican Steve Knight. The...
- Posted September 24, 2014
CalNewsroom.com: The Capitol’s 100 Best & Brightest
It’s well-known that in Sacramento, those who crow the loudest end up on the most powerful list. With our “Best of the Capitol” list, we wanted to do something different. We wanted to recognize the people who are too often...
- Posted September 16, 2014
Part II: Capitol’s 100 Best & Brightest (we also think they’re overlooked)
CalNewsroom.com is proud to share Part II: The Capitol’s 100 Best & Brightest. It’s well-known that in Sacramento, those who crow the loudest end up on the most powerful list. With our “Best of the Capitol” list, we wanted to do...
- Posted August 25, 2014
Campaign 2014: Swearengin forgoes November ballot statement
Some campaign decisions make you wonder, “What were they thinking?” Last Wednesday marked the deadline for statewide candidates to buy a ballot statement in the November 2014 “Voter Information Guide,” a valuable and cost-effective way to communicate with voters. Several statewide candidates,...
- Posted July 23, 2014
Controller 2014: Betty Yee clings to 318 vote lead over John Perez
With more ballots counted on Thursday, Board of Equalization member Betty Yee increased her lead over Asm. John A. Perez for the final spot in the November run-off for state controller. As of Friday, June 20 at...
- Posted June 20, 2014
Controller Shuffle: Yee gains on Perez, remains statistical tie (Updated on 6/8)
The daily reshuffling of the candidates for state controller continued Saturday — with GOP candidate David Evans temporarily ceding third place to Board of Equalization member Betty Yee. On Saturday evening, the Secretary of State’s office released...
- Posted June 8, 2014
Is it illegal to post my ballot on Facebook or take a polling place selfie?
Thinking of snapping a selfie at your polling place? Want to post a picture of your completed absentee ballot on Facebook? Before you do, know that it’s against the law to take a picture of your ballot...
- Posted May 13, 2014
Sacramento Press Club excludes Green Party candidate from Secretary of State debate
The Sacramento Press Club, a non-profit association of Capitol journalists and public relations professionals, is excluding the Green Party candidate from its upcoming Secretary of State debate. David Curtis, the Green Party of California’s choice to serve...
- Posted April 20, 2014
Kashkari’s top adviser, GOP insiders add to Schnur’s fundraising total
Former GOP spin doctor turned independent Dan Schnur won’t be at the California Republican Party convention this weekend. But, that’s only because he’s already shaken down the party’s top donors and political insiders for campaign cash. According...
- Posted March 15, 2014