Some unsuccessful candidates for House seats in California outspent at least one of their winning rivals in the June 3 primary, reports filed with the Federal Election Commission showed this week.
Former Democratic U.S. Rep. Joe Baca, who earlier this year lost a bid to return to the House, has found another office to try for -- mayor of Fontana.
Gov. Jerry Brown pledged new cooperation with Mexico on tackling climate change, signing an agreement with Mexican officials on Monday at the foreign ministry here.
Gov. Jerry Brown, who begins his first full day of meetings here on Monday, wasted no time setting lofty goals for his trade mission to Mexico during a reception on Sunday night.
Gov. Jerry Brown, who is kicking off a four-day trip to Mexico City on Sunday night, will meet with the Mexican president on Monday, the governor's office announced.
I applaud the proposal by Tom Chuckas of the Maryland Jockey Club to modify the Triple Crown schedule. Even the owner of Belmont Stakes winner Tonalist said it would be "better for the horses" if the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness and the Belmont were spread out. ("California Chrome fairy tale turns grim after owner's 'cowards' tirade," June 8) Thousands of people who have never been to a race were captivated by the California Chrome story and wanted to see a Triple Crown winner. The justification "that we have always done it this way" is an absurd reason for not adjusting this grueling schedule, cruel to horses like Chrome who ran all three...