4th district

Final tally: Gaines, Campanale move on to May 3 Assembly election tilt

Placer County’s final count from the March 8 special election has confirmed Republican Beth Gaines and Democrat John Campanale as opponents in a May 3 runoff. John Allard, a Ros ...

Gaines, Allard, Campanale seen as early frontrunners in Assembly race

With seven Republicans and one Democrat in the running, the District 4 Assembly special election is turning into a horse race – with plenty of jockeying for position out of the s ...

Eliminate the state waste board

The numbers don’t lie. California is facing a $24 billion budget deficit that is getting worse by the day. ?Legislators here in Sacramento have argued for months about the right ...

Charlie Brown concedes

Democratic Party candidate Charlie Brown conceded defeat Wednesday in a close 4th congressional district election. The final vote count shows Brown lost to state Sen. Tom McClinto ...

Congressional race too close to call

Congressional opponents Tom McClintock and Charlie Brown were in a near dead heat – with a race too close to call as election returns began to come in from around the 4th Distric ...

Wanted: Engaged citizens to run in local elections

If the upcoming general election were a help wanted ad, it might read something like this: “California, Placer County, Town of Loomis, school and special districts seek active, e ...

McClintock trails Brown in 4th District congressional campaign cash

A bruising primary has left Republican Tom McClintock’s funding cupboard relatively bare compared with Democrat Charlie Brown’s in the 4th District congressional race to succee ...

McClintock to carry GOP flag

Early returns staked state Sen. Tom McClintock to a wide vote advantage over former congressman Doug Ose in the primary for 4th District Republican congressional nominee. The exci ...

Ose is a good choice for 4th District

I am proud to support Congressman Doug Ose for the 4th District nomination. Doug has represented the Northern California region with his prior district and he knows our issues. I b ...

4th District hopefuls should focus on issues, not vitriol

4th District hopefuls should focus on issues, not vitriol Up to now, the Republican primary for the 4th Congressional District has been a contact sport of pay to play. With about f ...