Screen shot of Jim Costa's latest campaign TV ad against Esmeralda Soria

Costa Slams Soria in TV Ad. Fact-Checking the Claims.

With his latest TV campaign ad, Congressman Jim Costa came out swinging against political rival Esmeralda Soria. Costa accused her of crying poverty while giving herself a pay raise as a member of the Fresno City Council. And, he took shots at her relations...
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Wary of Irking China, Trump Offers Rosy Take on Virus Threat

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump had plenty to talk about during his latest big campaign rally, regaling a friendly crowd in New Jersey with his thoughts about impeachment, the economy, the border wall, local politics and much more. “We're very much invo...

Dyer’s Granddaughter Stars in Debut Mayoral TV Ad

Have you seen Jerry Dyer's granddaughter Charlotte? She is the star of Dyer's $37,690 TV ad buy in his campaign for Fresno mayor. Dyer's holiday theme ad also features his wife, Diane. David Taub Politics 101 "Charlotte reminds us what'...
Photo of Carter Page, a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign

FBI Lawyer Suspected of Altering Russia Probe Document

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Friday touted news reports that a former FBI lawyer is suspected of altering a document related to surveillance of a former Trump campaign adviser in 2016. The Associated Press has confirmed reports by CNN and The Wash...