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Is Temperance Flat Dam Proposal Down to Its Last Strike?

A proposed dam at Temperance Flat on the San Joaquin River above Friant is eligible for $171.3 million in funding, California officials announced today. But while that's a lot of money, it's well short of what's needed — along with federal and local financi...

It’s PACs vs. Grassroots in Nunes-Janz Battle

California’s 22nd Congressional District seat, occupied by embattled House Intelligence Committee chair Devin Nunes (R- Tulare), is hotly contested for the first time in years and it is drawing plenty of national attention — and money. The two top candidate...

The Next Speaker of the House: McCarthy or Pelosi?

Now that House Speaker Paul Ryan has announced his retirement from Congress at the end of this term, Dan Walters of CALmatters asks a logical question in his April 16th column: Will the second time be the charm...

Confident Newsom Skips Remaining Debates: Walters

Dan Walters reports in his April 9 column that Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom has decided to skip all remaining debates or joint appearances with his rivals. "Eight weeks out, the June 5 pri...
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