Election 2018

Five Years Later, Tally Shows Gerawan Workers Want UFW Gone

“No Union. No Union.” That was the refrain from ALRB field examiner Veronica Cervantes as she read off ballots Tuesday from a 2013 election asking Gerawan Farming workers whether they wanted United Farm Workers union representation. Politics 101 ...
Congressional candidate Elizabeth Heng speaks at Fresno's Downtown Rotary Club meeting

Heng Dodges Question About Spotty Voting Record in Speech

Elizabeth Heng talked about her background and vision Monday for representing California's 16th District if she is elected to Congress in a speech to the Fresno Rotary Club. But at no time during her talk at the Cornerstone Conference Center did she directl...
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Barack Obama’s Return: Good or Bad for Democrats?

WASHINGTON — Nearly two years out of the White House, former President Barack Obama is facing another political test. "This is perfect for us. It will energize Republicans as a reminder." — Rep. Lou Barletta...
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Here’s What the 2018 Primaries Have Taught Us

The stage is set for a November brawl that could loosen President Donald Trump's grip on Washington. Elections in New York Thursday marked the end of a long, dramatic and sometimes tumultuous primary season that reshaped both parties going into the midterm ...
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Newsom: ‘Guy in the White House Acts Like a Victim’

Gavin Newsom stumped in Fresno, touring for governor in his big blue bus. Speaking in front of a receptive audience of around 50, two Republican names permeated the conversation: Donald Trump and John Cox. Newsom mixed in a knock at the president while talk...
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