Politics

Governor’s Race May Run Through Central Valley

News Analysis By Drew Phelps An online USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll released Thursday analyzed the races for California’s Senate seat and governor approximately one year before Election Day 2018. Many observers consider the USC/Times poll t...

Gun Rights Groups Make Big Donations to Valley Republicans

Whether you are for it or against it, gun control is again leading the national conversation after the mass shooting at a Las Vegas country music festival Sunday night left 59 people dead and more than 520 injured. The nonpartisan Center for Responsive Poli...

10 Things to Know About Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Joe Arpaio served 24 years as sheriff of Maricopa County in Arizona (the county includes Phoenix). His controversial views of crime and punishment made him one of the most well-known local law enforcement agent...