Politics 101

Cox’s First Bill Is Emergency Loans for Federal Workers

Rep. TJ Cox’s first bill in Congress will help provide immediate financial relief for federal workers caught up in the government shutdown. Cox (D-Fresno) spoke to the media Thursday on Capitol Hill, flanked by seven other lawmakers, including Jim Costa (D-...

It’s Kiss and Cry as New Council Sworn In

It was kiss and cry at the Fresno City Council chambers on Thursday (Jan. 10), as the ceremonial swearing-in took place for four members: incumbents Esmeralda Soria and Luis Chavez, as well as newcomers Miguel ...
Photo of Miguel Arias and Nelson Esparza

Arias Will Resign Fresno Unified Post on Friday

Miguel Arias and Nelson Esparza are officially Fresno city councilmen, assuming office Tuesday, as prescribed by the city charter. They will be ceremonially sworn in Thursday (Jan. 10). Politics 101 David Taub For Arias, he will focus his ...