CA Congressional Races to Watch Tuesday Night
California’s citizen-drawn redistricing plan has done its job, shaking up the political establishment in the state’s 53 Congressional districts. The state’s top-two rule has created half-a-dozen races with candidates from the same party facing off Tuesday.
California political watchdog names secret Campaign Contributors
SACRAMENTO — Ending some but not all of the mystery behind an anonymous $11 million donation, an Arizona group revealed under court order Monday that the money it pumped into California’s ballot wars was funneled through two groups — one tied to David and Charles Koch, the billionaire brothers who have played a huge role in spreading anonymous political cash around the country.
Political cash floods California races
More than half a billion is likely, with much going to initiative fights. Biotechnology firms oppose Prop. 37, and a billionaire spends for a union dues measure and against Gov. Brown’s tax hike.