GOP Voters, Who Do You Like: Cox or Allen?

Who will be No. 2? While Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom is the strong front-runner for governor in the June 5 primary, based on numerous polls, the race for who will finish second is wide open. The top two finishers, regardless of political party, face each o...
Travis Allen and John Cox images side by side. Both are Republican candidates for Governor in California

Why Is GOP Surging in a Big Blue State?

Polling numbers tracking the 2018 California gubernatorial race have been a rollercoaster — and that does not seem to be changing as the June 5 primary draws closer. According to the results of the latest UC...

Take 5: Borgeas Has Capitol in His Sights

After five years as a Fresno County Supervisor, Andreas Borgeas is setting his sights on higher political office. He is campaigning for the state Senate seat being vacated by termed-out Sen. Tom Berryhill. I...

Walters: Californians Want to Overturn Gas Tax Hikes

In today’s CALmatters column, Dan Walters evaluates the meaning of recent USC/LA Times poll numbers reflecting disapproval for the newly-passed “gas tax” among a majority of Californians. 54.2% responded that they would like to do away with the tax, which w...

Who’s Behind Radio Ad Attacking Arambula?

A new series of radio ads (airing on KMJ) targets Assemblyman Joaquin Arambula (D-Fresno) over his vote for Senate Bill 1, the gas tax. Produced by Stutzman Public Affairs of Sacramento, the ad criticizes Ar...

Take Five: GOP’s Travis Allen Wants to be Your Governor

GV Wire is asking California’s gubernatorial candidates for their views on five trending topics. On a recent visit to Fresno, Assemblyman Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach) offered his perspective on: California’s gas tax Sanctuary state law Campa...