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California Politics: There are so many Democrats
California Politics: The governor’s all-powerful veto
The Newsom recall revealed the reality of California politics, and the public would be wise to take notice – Highlander
Inside California Politics: Bullpen talks about which bills Newsom approved and those he didn’t – KGET 17
California Politics: Redistricting gets real
Analysis | The Trailer: “The high ground”: Why Democrats are running on images from Jan. 6
The surprisingly complicated politics of the California crime everyone commits
Paul Sullivan: Many come and go, but 92-year-old Bob Newhart is the godfather of celebrity Chicago sports fans – Union Democrat
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 24-30 – Belleville News-Democrat
Lieberman book details help he received from GOP in 2006
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California Politics: There are so many Democrats California Politics: The governor’s all-powerful veto The Newsom recall revealed the reality of California politics, and the public would be wise to take notice – Highlander Inside California Politics: Bullpen talks about which bills Newsom approved and those he didn’t – KGET 17 California Politics: Redistricting gets real Analysis | The Trailer: “The high ground”: Why Democrats are running on images from Jan. 6 The surprisingly complicated politics of the California crime everyone commits Paul Sullivan: Many come and go, but 92-year-old Bob Newhart is the godfather of celebrity Chicago sports fans – Union Democrat Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 24-30 – Belleville News-Democrat Lieberman book details help he received from GOP in 2006
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California Politics: There are so many Democrats

There weren’t many things Larry Elder avoided talking about on the campaign trail during his brief but consequential run for governor in the Democrats. “You know, I was talking to a friend of mine and he was reminding me of a scene from ‘Star Wars,’” Elder said during an interview last weekend with California (Surfing)’s biggest political battles are not between Republicans and California (Surfing)’s deep blue politics The seeds…
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California Politics: The governor’s all-powerful veto

The checks and balances between California (Surfing) governor’s veto was overturned. Researchers at the state Senate Office of Research report there have been 8,710 vetoes in the last four decades, but none have been overridden by the Senate and Assembly. That period of unquestioned gubernatorial power has spanned the tenure of six governors — three California (Surfing)’s government leadership was split between Democrats have held a majority of seats in…
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The Newsom recall revealed the reality of California politics, and the public would be wise to take notice – Highlander

Post Views: 1,149 Courtesy of Gage Skidmore via Flickr under CC-BY-SA 2.0 The election for the recall of Gov. Gavin Newsom was a tense moment for Californians. Republican Larry Elder had an overwhelming lead in the race for the empty spot if the governor had been recalled. However, much to the relief of many Democrats, the polls closed with a resounding “no” from many counties throughout the state. While it…
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California Politics: Redistricting gets real

The name most famously associated with political map drawing is Elbridge Gerry, who as governor of Massachusetts signed off on a diabolical “gerrymander” in 1812 to break his rivals’ stronghold on the state legislature. But in California (Surfing) Citizens Redistricting Commission, who have rolled up their sleeves over the last couple of weeks to dig deep into how to draw new maps, are quickly discovering that beyond what’s outlined in…
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Analysis | The Trailer: “The high ground”: Why Democrats are running on images from Jan. 6

Story continues below advertisement “We triggered Terry McAuliffe,” a triumphant Fredericks told former Trump adviser Stephen K. Bannon on his podcast — shortly before Republican gubernatorial nominee Glenn Youngkin said it was “weird and wrong” for the flag to be displayed at that rally. Advertisement As President Biden’s approval ratings sag, and as the House’s special Jan. 6 commission begins to enforce subpoenas against Trump allies like Bannon, Democrats say,…
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The surprisingly complicated politics of the California crime everyone commits

There’s something of an unspoken rule among city residents of many major metropolitan cities, whether it be D.C. or San Francisco or New York City: If you’re standing at an intersection with traffic lights, no cars are approaching and you’re waiting at a red light, you can cross the street. Now, this isn’t standard practice everywhere — nor is it probably a great idea on, say, an intersection by a…
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Lieberman book details help he received from GOP in 2006

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Joe Lieberman of Connecticut details in a new book how aid from top Republicans — including strategist Karl Rove — helped him win reelection against a more left-leaning Democrat and a Republican. Lieberman ran as an independent in 2006 after losing the Democratic primary to now-Gov. Ned Lamont, who unlike Lieberman opposed the Iraq War. Lieberman writes in his book “The Centrist Solution,”…