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California Republicans Cheer Donald Trump’s Water Memo

President Donald Trump signed a new memorandum Friday to provide more water to California’s farmers, lifting spirits in the Central Valley — and potentially lifting the fortunes of embattled Republican congressmen.

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Conservative Super PAC Tries to Rescue California Republicans

The Congressional Leadership Fund (CLF), a conservative super PAC backed by Republican members of Congress, is taking steps to defend GOP members of Congress — particularly in the deep blue state of California — and prevent a potential Democratic takeover of the House in 2018.

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Two California Republicans Ask Donald Trump to Keep DACA

Two California Republicans from heavily-Latino districts in the agricultural Central Valley have written to President Donald Trump to urge him to retain President Barack Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

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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.

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GOP Hits Dianne Feinstein for Blocking Drought Fix

House Republicans from California lashed out at Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) on Friday for blocking drought legislation language from a larger government funding spending bill.

U.S. Congressional Debate In California Hosted Entirely In Spanish

U.S. Congressional Debate In California Hosted Entirely In Spanish

A Saturday morning debate between Rep. David Valadao (R-CA) and his Democratic challenger, Amanda Renteria, was hosted in Spanish, the Fresno Bee reports. The debate, hosted by Univision Fresno at Fresno State in Bakersfield, Calif., the Fresno Bee wrote, was

CA Rep. on Drought: Democrats Believe 'Fish Are More Important Than People'

CA Rep. on Drought: Democrats Believe 'Fish Are More Important Than People'

Rep. David Valadao (R-Bakersfield) lashed out at Democrats, including congressional opponent Amanda Renteria, on California’s urgent drought problem, saying Democrat policies will fail to provide relief for millions of Central Valley residents living with severe water shortages. “Our forefathers expected

Democrats Pin Hopes on Amanda Renteria

Democrats Pin Hopes on Amanda Renteria

Democrat Amanda Renteria is challenging incumbent Republican David Valadao for the right to represent California’s 21st Congressional District. Democrats are hoping her victory will be a bright spot in what is shaping up to be a tough year. Valadao, who

Eva Longoria Launches 'Latino Victory Project' PAC

Eva Longoria Launches 'Latino Victory Project' PAC

Desperate Housewife Eva Longoria is breaking into politics. On Monday, the actress launched the Latino Victory Project, a new political action committee aimed at electing more Latino candidates to state office.  According to Southern California Public Radio’s KPCC, Longoria teamed

Valadao: Incumbent? Who, Me?

Valadao: Incumbent? Who, Me?

Nathan L. Gonzales of Roll Call’s “Rothenblog” has noticed something interesting about freshman U.S. Rep. David Valadao’s self-description on the primary ballot in California: he has declined to note that he is an incumbent congressman. Instead, Gonzales notes, Valadao will