Loretta Sanchez

AG Kamala Harris Wins Race to Replace Barbara Boxer in U.S. Senate

Kamala Harris became the favorite to win early on and received the endorsements of U.S. President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, California Gov. Jerry Brown, the California Democratic Party and a host of other elected officials and Democratic organizations in a virtual coronation of Harris.

California Attorney General Kamala Harris looks over notes before delivering a speech during a Safer Internet Day event at Facebook headquarters on February 10, 2015 in Menlo Park, California.

GOP’s Riordan Endorses Dem Loretta Sanchez for Senate

It’s a knock-down, drag-out, Democrat-on-Democrat battle between Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) and California Attorney General Kamala Harris for Sen. Barbara Boxer’s soon-to-be-vacant seat — and Sanchez is appealing to jilted Republicans with an endorsement from former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan.

Richard Riordan (Jerod Harris / Getty)

Rocky Chavez Drops out of Senate Race

At the start of a Monday night debate, California State Assembly Member Rocky Chavez (R-Oceanside) dropped out of the race to replace retiring Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) in the U.S. Senate.

Rocky Chavez (Rich Pedroncelli / AP)

Harris Hits Sanchez Over Muslim Remarks

On Sunday, U.S. Senate candidate and California Attorney General Kamala Harris blasted her opponent, Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA), for statements concerning Muslims and terrorism. Sanchez, appearing on PoliticKING with Larry King in early December, said: We know that there is

Harris - Sanchez (Breitbart News / Aires)