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Progressive Uygur seeks Hill seat, blurs picture for Democrats

Progressive Uygur seeks Hill seat, blurs picture for Democrats

By JEREMY B. WHITE OAKLAND — Progressive journalist Cenk Uygur is seeking the California House seat vacated by former Rep. Katie Hill, raising the prospects of an intra-Democrat clash as the party seeks to preserve its 2018 California gains. As founder and host of the Young Turks news program, Uygur has built a reputation and following […]

Simi Councilwoman Luevanos Served Recall Notice

Simi Councilwoman Luevanos Served Recall Notice

By Gina Harden SIMI VALLEY – Simi Valley resident Joe Piechowski served Councilwoman Ruth Luevanos legal notice of intent to recall during public comment at Monday night’s City Council meeting. Information on the recall effort can be found at recallruth.com. The notice of recall is the first in an eight step process. If 10,999 valid […]

Opinion: Progressive Anti-Semitism is on the Rise

Opinion: Progressive Anti-Semitism is on the Rise

Alex Titus | Political Analyst   Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar is back in the news after defending a 2012 tweet she wrote stating that “Israel has hypnotized the world.” In a recent CNN clip, she questioned how her comments could be construed as “offensive to Jewish Americans.” Yes, comparing the Jewish state to some sort of […]

White Rage in America

White Rage in America

  By Richard Colman Periodically, an anger — perhaps arrogance — appears in the American electorate. Often, the anger means the election of more Republicans although this is not always true.  The anger is palpable when it strikes Middle America, which is made up of people who are neither rich nor poor. California, often a […]

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Hall-Pass Nation

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Hall-Pass Nation

  By L. Neil Smith I went out to a bar the other night to listen to karaoke. Yeah, I do that. For some perverted reason, a young lady near the entrance demanded that I produce identification. Since I am plainly a 72-year-old man in a wheelchair, I felt that this was peculiar and uncalled-for — especially since no […]

The Libertarian Party: Bringing Good Ideas to America Since 1971

The Libertarian Party: Bringing Good Ideas to America Since 1971

  by Thomas L. Knapp “‘Abolish ICE!’ is the new rallying cry for progressive Democrats,” reports NBC News’s Alex Seitz-Wald. It’s “a radical idea and one that was confined to the fringes just months ago,” but one that “left-wing insurgents can use to differentiate themselves from more established rivals in Democratic primaries.” Good idea. So […]

“Progressives” Against (Economic) Progress

“Progressives” Against (Economic) Progress

  by Thomas L. Knapp One week it’s ride-sharing. The next week it’s home-sharing. The week after that, cryptocurrency.  There’s no end of economic change to perpetually wring one’s hands over or, worse,  demand government action against. Most opponents of the sharing economy, the gig economy, the cryptocurrency economy, etc., posture as “progressives” even as […]

Is the progressive gravy train to be derailed?

Is the progressive gravy train to be derailed?

    By Richard Eber, California Political News and Views Even if Nancy Pelosi and I both have deep roots in San Francisco, we have very little in common. Even considering that I had Rice-A-Roni strategically placed in my crib as a toddler; the two of us are separated further than Mars from Venus. I am a proud conservative.  Pelosi […]

Treasurer John Chiang and Leading Papal Advisor on Climate Change Open State’s First Green Bonds Symposium

Treasurer John Chiang and Leading Papal Advisor on Climate Change Open State’s First Green Bonds Symposium

SANTA MONICA, THE MILKEN INSTITUTE – California State Treasurer John Chiang and world-renowned climate scientist Dr. Ram Ramanathan, Professor of Climate, Atmospheric Science & Physical Oceanography at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, delivered remarks today to environmental and financial experts at the California Green Bond Symposium in Santa Monica. Green bonds, have the potential to greatly increase […]

Understanding the California Mind

Understanding the California Mind

By Victor Davis Hanson // American Greatness Nancy Pelosi gave a marathon speech on illegal immigration the other day. But how would she know much about the realities of open borders, given her palatial retreat in Northern California and multi-millionaire lifestyle that allows wealthy progressives like herself to be exempt from the consequences of her own hectoring? […]

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