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Impeach Trump? It’s ‘Just Not Worth It,’ Says Pelosi.

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is setting a high bar for impeachment of President Donald Trump, saying he is "just not worth it" even as some on her left flank clamor to start proceedings. Pelosi said in an interview with The Washington Post that "...
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Is Steyer Town Hall in Fresno a Clue to Presidential Run?

There are a few signs someone is running for president at this point in the game.  Release a book and go on a signing tour. See Kamala Harris. Another is holding town halls throughout the country. See Tom Steyer. He is bringing his 5 Rights tour to Fresno o...

All-Dem Runoff Likely in 2018 Governor’s Race: Walters

In Dan Walters' CALmatters column this week, the columnist explains the impact of announcements made this week by two California political players. Former Congressman Doug Ose, who announced his entry into the governor’s race, and billionaire Tom Steyer, wh...

Governor’s Race May Run Through Central Valley

News Analysis By Drew Phelps An online USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll released Thursday analyzed the races for California’s Senate seat and governor approximately one year before Election Day 2018. Many observers consider the USC/Times poll t...