All posts tagged "Steve Knight"
State Senate 21: Sharon Runner seeks to reclaim seat
Sharon Runner, a former High Desert state lawmaker and “walking miracle,” is asking voters to send her back to the California Senate. After declining to seek reelection in 2012, due to a life-threatening autoimmune disease, Runner was replaced by fellow...
- Posted January 20, 2015
State Senate 21: Tim Donnelly not running in special election for Steve Knight’s seat
Former Assemblyman Tim Donnelly announced Tuesday that he won’t run in the 2015 special election to replace State Senator and Congressman-elect Steve Knight. “After a great deal of soul-searching, prayer and conversation with family, friends and potential constituents,...
- Posted December 17, 2014
2015 CA Special Elections: A Preview of State Senate Races
The November 4th general election didn’t end this campaign cycle, but sparked a new round of voting. Three sitting state senators won seats in the U.S. House of Representatives: Sens. Mark DeSaulnier, D-Walnut Creek; Steve Knight, R-Antelope...
- Posted December 6, 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
Congress 2014: Steve Knight campaign imploding, loses key endorsement
State Senator Steve Knight‘s once promising campaign for Congress is imploding. The Antelope Valley Republican, who is competing against fellow Republican Tony Strickland for the 25th Congressional seat, lost a key endorsement Wednesday from prominent Democrat, Dr. Lee Rogers, who...
- Posted September 18, 2014
Senator Steve Knight’s flight fib on why he missed Ethics Day
How bad are Sacramento’s ethics? Bad. Missing ethics training and then lying about it– bad. In response to three State Senators facing criminal charges ranging from public corruption to weapons trafficking, the California State Senate hosted a two-hour ethics training...
- Posted April 29, 2014
CA 25th Congressional Race: Knight, Strickland split high-profile endorsements
In the competitive race to replace Rep. Buck McKeon, the two leading Republican candidates have split a pair of high-profile endorsements. State Senator Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, announced on Monday that he’s endorsed by the Howard Jarvis...
- Posted April 23, 2014
Huff, Steinberg “choreographed” Senate suspension vote
Senate GOP leader Bob Huff and Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg are accused of “choreographing in advance” Monday’s floor vote to suspend two Democratic state Senators involved in criminal cases. On Monday, Huff introduced two resolutions calling for...
- Posted March 14, 2014
In fear of losing Rules post, Knight remains quiet on Wright expulsion
After seeking the spotlight for weeks, Senator Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, has suddenly and noticeably gone quiet in his quest to expel a fellow member of the State Senate, who has been convicted by a jury of...
- Posted March 14, 2014
Knight Campaign Email: Senator Knight Team Needs Your Help!
In last week’s edition of Schnur Shots, we referenced an email from Steve Knight’s district director. Here’s a copy of the email with the sender info removed. Subject: Senator Knight Team Needs Your Help! Dear friends: As some...
- Posted February 27, 2014