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Advance Look at NFIB’s 2020 Legislative Agenda | The Power of the Small Business Vote

Advance Look at NFIB’s 2020 Legislative Agenda | The Power of the Small Business Vote

The quiet in the State Capitol belies a whirlwind of activity taking place as if the Legislature weren’t out of session. To get a glimpse of the job ahead, California’s leading small-business association today publicly released its legislative agenda for 2020. “Assembly members and senators may have departed for the year, but we haven’t throttled […]

Are you interested in applying for the Property Tax Postponement loan program?

Are you interested in applying for the Property Tax Postponement loan program?

We thought you might like to know that the State of California has a Property Tax Postponement (PTP) program, and the application period is now open to qualifying taxpayers through Feb. 10, 2020. This completely optional loan program is available through the State Controller’s Office. It allows homeowners who are seniors, are blind, or have […]

California conservatives leaving the state for ‘redder pastures’

California conservatives leaving the state for ‘redder pastures’

By SARAH PARVINI STAFF WRITER  The Volkswagen SUV whizzed past the Texas state line, a U-Haul trailer in tow, as it made its way toward Amarillo. “Yay!” Judy Stark cried out to her husband, Richard, as they officially left California. The pair bobbed their heads to ’50s music playing on the radio. Like many other Republican […]

Key Law Enforcement and Veterans Endorsements Line up Behind Navy Fighter Pilot Mike Garcia

Key Law Enforcement and Veterans Endorsements Line up Behind Navy Fighter Pilot Mike Garcia

Former Los Angeles District Attorney and GOP nominee for Attorney General Steve Cooley endorsed Mike Garcia for Congress in the 25th Congressional election in the wake of Katie Hill’s resignation from Congress.   Cooley joins former Ventura District Attorney Mike Bradbury, former President of the Association of LA Deputy Sheriffs Dr. Roy Burns, and Justice […]

Governor Pete Wilson Endorses Former Navy Fighter Pilot Mike Garcia in Upcoming Special Election

Governor Pete Wilson Endorses Former Navy Fighter Pilot Mike Garcia in Upcoming Special Election

Below is a statement from former California Republican Governor Pete Wilson supporting Mike Garcia: Freshman Katie Hill’s misconduct and subsequent resignation greatly enhance the opportunity for the GOP to take back a seat that had previously been in Republican hands for decades. On August 19th I endorsed Navy Fighter Pilot Mike Garcia because I see […]

Trump Taps Chad Wolf As DHS Acting Secretary

Trump Taps Chad Wolf As DHS Acting Secretary

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . President Donald Trump named Chad Wolf as the acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Friday, replacing Kevin McAleenan. “I put in a very good man who’s highly respected, and [Wolf’s] acting right now and we’ll see where that goes,” Trump told reporters. Wolf touts a comprehensive resume within DHS. […]

“Is America a Land of Hope?” at Reagan Library – November 15

“Is America a Land of Hope?” at Reagan Library – November 15

The battles over how we teach and understand our country’s past are raging like few times in America’s history, resulting in the tearing down of statues and deep divisions on the creation of history and civics coursework. At the School of Public Policy, we have always valued the importance of teaching our nation’s Founding Principles as […]

Katie Hill’s Defenders Have It Wrong: Male Politicians’ Extramarital Affairs Have Repeatedly Cost Them Their Jobs

Katie Hill’s Defenders Have It Wrong: Male Politicians’ Extramarital Affairs Have Repeatedly Cost Them Their Jobs

PETER HASSON SENIOR REPORTER   Democratic California Rep. Katie Hill and her defenders have said the congresswoman is the victim of a double standard, but history indicates otherwise. Hill is resigning over alleged extramarital affairs she had with two different staffers. She admitted to having an “inappropriate” affair with a female campaign staffer, but denied having an […]

Redlands Tea Party Patriots – November 7 Candidate Forums for CD-8 and CA State Sen 23

Redlands Tea Party Patriots – November 7 Candidate Forums for CD-8 and CA State Sen 23

Redlands Tea Party Patriots   Five Republican candidates vying for two key Inland Empire state and congressional seats will participate in a Nov. 7 candidate forum with the Redlands Tea Party Patriots. “Customarily, the Redlands Tea Party Patriots have hosted forums allowing Inland Empire residents access to the Republican and conservative candidates the liberal media […]

House Resolution 660 is a joke; keeps chairs as House dictators

House Resolution 660 is a joke; keeps chairs as House dictators

By Michael Hernandez   House Resolution 660 that could be voted on as early as Halloween (Thursday, Oct. 31) is not only a scary pretense of due process and fairness but is an utter joke that establishes House Intelligence Chair Adam Schiff and House Judicial Chair Jerry Nadler as House dictators over the Executive Branch […]