Fresno Imam Delivers House Invocation In Washington

Click here to view the full prayer. Imam Seyed Ali Ghazvini of Fresno isn’t the first Muslim religious leader to deliver the invocation on the House of Representatives floor. But, he is the latest. “I thank you God for leading me to this great nation,” G...

Outgunned, Franco Hopes Issues Lead to Primary Success

Ricardo Franco’s underdog status doesn’t concern him. He’s too busy campaigning. Franco is one of three Democrats in the 22nd Congressional District race. Republican Devin Nunes occupies the seat, running for re-election. Nunes holds a distinct name reco...

Trustees Use District Credit Cards for Utility Bill, Alcohol

A GV Wire investigation reveals that weeks after a State Center Community College District (SCCCD) trustee used his district-issued credit card to pay for his utility bill last year,  all trustee credit cards were closed. Through a Public Records Act reques...

Enter Trump’s Washington World of Luxury

Just a five blocks away from President Donald Trump’s residence sits one of his homes away from home, the Trump International Hotel. Located at 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue North West, the Trump Organization leased...

GV Wire in Washington: Valadao on Water

Congressman David Valadao authored H.R. 23, the “GROW” Act (Gaining Responsibility on Water Act of 2017), which passed the House of Representatives on July 12 by a 230-190 margin. It now heads to the Senate whe...