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Will Soria Jump on High-Speed Rail Executive Position?

Last week, Caltrans announced it hired Diana Gomez as director for the region covering Fresno County and the Central Valley. Gomez left her position as the Central Valley regional director of the High-Speed Rail project. David Taub Politics 10...
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Cookingham Leads Costa in 16th Congressional District

Republican challenger Kevin Cookingham of Madera County and incumbent Democratic Rep. Jim Costa are running 1-2 in early returns from the California 16th District primary Tuesday night. The Secretary of State reported that Cookingham was at 38.4% and Costa ...