Brandau Apparent Winner for Vacant Supervisor Seat

Fresno city councilman Steve Brandau appears ready for an upgrade. With 100% of precincts reporting, Brandau leads in the special election for the vacant Fresno County Board of Supervisors District 2 seat with 57.5% of the votes. Fresno Economic Opportun...
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Nasreen Johnson Jumps Into Race for Vacant Supervisor Seat

Nasreen Johnson is giving politics another chance. After finishing second in a four-person race for Fresno Unified school board last month, she plans to run for the vacant Fresno County supervisor seat. “I have a business background. To make sure we are ...

Borgeas, Hurtado Sworn-In as New State Senators

The California state Legislature was back at work, albeit for a ceremonial session. As mandated by the state Constitution, all 80 Assembly members and the 20 newly elected senators were sworn into office Mon...
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Patterson: I’m Not Running for Supervisor

Jim Patterson says he is staying put at the state Capitol. On Monday (Nov. 26), GV Wire wrote about the possibility of Patterson running for the soon-to-be-vacant Fresno County supervisor seat, held by state Sen.-elect Andreas Borgeas. Patterson, a Repub...

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, creating a vacancy on the five-member board. His departu...