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What the Fox Says: California GOP Wounded but Not Dead

Republicans have a tarnished brand in California. That is the assessment of conservative commentator Joel Fox, publisher of Fox and Hounds Daily. Fox says that Donald Trump drove the agenda during last week’s elections. Politics 101 David Taub...

Will Borgeas’ Election Create Domino Effect?

In less than a month, Andreas Borgeas will become the next state senator representing most of Fresno at the Capitol. At that time, he will also vacate his current position as Fresno County supervisor, creati...

What’s Motivating Dan Gerawan’s Election Spending?

It’s not unusual for independent expenditure money to pour into a race. But it is uncommon for a contributor to go solo. Dan Gerawan, owner of Fresno-based Gerawan Farms, spent $19,200 each on two independent expenditures opposing Democratic candidates in t...
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Whose Legendary Voice Backs the Hospital Bond?

It may be one of the greatest chasms, dividing California if not the nation. The bitter dispute has each side clinging to its values, its beliefs, its colors. There is no room for compromise. And, there is only one man who can bridge the gap. One person,...

Kings County Supervisors Talk Water With Trump

Two Kings County supervisors spoke with the president at a Washington event on Tuesday (Oct. 24). During a State Leadership Event Day meeting at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, President Donald Trump ...

What Does Swearengin Say About Running for Mayor Again?

Ashley Swearengin has extinguished any ember that she may run again for Fresno mayor. “There is no chance! You will never call me mayor again,” Swearengin said, chuckling at GV Wire’s question Friday at a Measure P news conference. “I’ve done my time, I ...
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