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Kamala Harris Loretta Sanchez Debate (Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press)

FLEISCHMAN: CA GOP Has Fared Poorly in ‘Jungle Primary’ Era

Over the past few weeks, leading into the California Republican Party’s convention in Orange County this weekend, there have been mailings supporting the argument that the “top two” or “jungle primary” system created by Proposition 14 in 2010 is a good idea.

Villaraigosa and Newsom (Getty)

Fox: Democrat-Heavy Race for Governor Could Save GOP Seats

Joel Fox of California’s “Fox & Hounds” political blog has suggested the possibility that a Democrat-versus-Democrat contest in California’s 2018 governor’s race could end up helping some Republicans retain their seats.

Loretta Sanchez dab (Adrian Arambulo / Screenshot / Twitter)

Loretta Sanchez Does the ‘Dab’ on Kamala Harris at Senate Debate

Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) did the “dab” dance move at the end of her closing statement in Wednesday evening’s debate against California Attorney General Kamala Harris. The two are vying for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA).

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Shake-ups in Mike Honda Campaign Ater Ro Khanna Wins Primary

Incumbent Rep. Mike Honda (D-CA) has lost several staff members following his surprise narrow defeat to two-time competitor, fellow Democrat, and former Obama administration trade official Ro Khanna during the June 7 California primary.

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Newsom, Villaraigosa Tied in Early Governor’s Race Poll

A early Field Poll on the 2018 governor’s race shows Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom and former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa neck-and-neck in terms of voter support to replace Gov. Jerry Brown.