A former Southern California congresswoman is among a handful of candidates being considered to replace Gen. David Petraeus as the head of the Central Intelligence Agency.
Democrat Janice Hahn has defeated Republican Craig Huey in a bitter congressional race.
A special congressional election Tuesday in California gave Republicans a surprising opening to seize a House seat in a Democratic stronghold and send a powerful message nationally going into 2012.
Republican businessman Craig Huey has beaten California Secretary of State Debra Bowen in a congressional race and will face Los Angeles City Councilwoman Janice Hahn in a July runoff election.
A Southern California congressional election to replace the seat vacated by Democratic Rep. Jane Harman appears headed for a runoff.
Sixteen candidates from across the political spectrum will vie to take the seat in place of Harman, who resigned earlier this year.
Secretary of State Debra Bowen has declared her candidacy to replace longtime Rep. Jane Harman, D-El Segundo.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein is endorsing a Los Angeles city councilwoman who is hoping to succeed Rep. Jane Harman in Congress.
A public policy research center says Rep. Jane Harman of California will be its next president and CEO.