Dozens Want a Role in Governing Local Schools

Politics 101 David Taub With the filing deadline three days away, 28 candidates (including 8 incumbents) have qualified for local school board races being decided in November's general election. Among the contests drawing interest is a rar...

Watch Video of Council Candidate Placed in Handcuffs

Video obtained by GV Wire shows Fresno City Council candidate Daren Miller placed in handcuffs by county security staff on Monday (July 9). Miller was restrained, but not arrested Monday at an election office in southeast Fresno during the recount of the Fr...

Zakaria: Dems Face a Hard Sell in November

Democrats remain optimistic about their chances for retaking the House of Representatives in November's mid-term elections. The party's successes in last week's California primary election have buoyed their hop...

With Hanson Ousted, It’s One and Done for Ashjian

The fact that Bob Nelson is the Fresno Unified School District superintendent might be the biggest reason that Brooke Ashjian isn't running for a second term as the Bullard High School area trustee. Ashjian supported Nelson’s ascension from assistant to ful...

Where Does Janz Stand in His Full-On Prosecution of Nunes?

Last fall, Andrew Janz would come home after a full day as a Fresno County prosecutor and start dialing the phone. Contributions are the lifeblood of any major political campaign and Janz needed them. To get the word out that he was running for Congress. To...