All posts tagged "Tony Strickland"
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
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
Controller 2014: Ashley Swearengin’s trouble with taxpayers
Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin routinely touts the importance of electing a state controller that supports taxpayers. “The state controller can have a direct impact on behalf of the taxpayer,” the Republican controller candidate said in a recent...
- Posted September 14, 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
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
Schnur Shots: Ask State Controller Joe Dunn about buying slates
“Schnur Shots” is an unauthorized weekly tribute to former GOP spin doctor Dan Schnur. In 1994, Schnur distributed a weekly fax to “scold, needle, nit-pick” his political opponents. Like the original, we hope to “plant the seed of an idea...
- Posted February 27, 2014
Strickland Rolls Out Conservative Message in McKeon Radio Ad
Former State Senator Tony Strickland released his first radio ad in his campaign for the 25th Congressional District on Monday. Narrated by Republican Congressman Buck McKeon, who represented the district for 11 terms in Congress, the ad...
- Posted February 3, 2014
Senator Steve Knight, Stops in Maui, Before Announcing for Congress
The road to Congress runs through Maui. CalNewsroom.com first reported that Assemblyman Jeff Gorell, before announcing his campaign for Congress, attended a special interest-funded junket to Maui. Now, CalNewsroom.com has confirmed a second Republican lawmaker running for Congress...
- Posted December 3, 2013