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. If successful, this will be Borgeas' third politica...

Villaraigosa Defends Farmers, Gas Tax in Fresno Stop

Antonio Villaraigosa is serious about courting the Central Valley. The former Los Angeles mayor made yet another Fresno visit, speaking at a Maddy Institute luncheon about his run for governor. Villaraigosa is attempting to distance himself from other top D...

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: Republican John Cox Offers Plan for California

GV Wire is asking California’s gubernatorial candidates for their views on five trending topics. On a recent visit to Fresno, San Diego area businessman John Cox offered his perspective on: Affordable housing in California Sanctuary state law Wat...

Steyer for Gov: Will He or Won’t He?

In the final installment of GV Wire’s exclusive interview with Tom Steyer, he talks about his thoughts on the gas tax - recently raised by legislature - and his political future. Steyer says we need to fix roads. But, like many, he asks where the money shou...