Incumbent Martinez, Challenger Montanez Square Off Again For District 6 Council SeatThe race for the District 6 seat on the Los Angeles City Council is getting increasingly hot, as incumbent Nury Martinez tries to hold onto the seat she won 18 months ago, but is coming under attack from the woman who lost that race, Cindy Montanez.
Ex-Gang Prosecutor To Face Off Against Lieu For Waxman Seat The race to replace retiring Congressman Henry Waxman in a predominantly Democratic Westside-South Bay-San Fernando Valley congressional district is now down to two candidates.
Challenger Mike Hestrin Takes Early Lead Against Incumbent Paul Zellerbach In RivCo DA RaceHestrin held 54.17 percent of votes to Zellerbach's 45.83 percent, with 103,000 ballots tabulated and 22 percent of precincts reporting, according to the Registrar of Voters' website.
Low Voter Turnout Expected At Tuesday's PrimaryAlthough more than 230,000 vote-by-mail ballots have been returned to the Registrar's office, Registrar-Recorder Dean Logan told KCAL9's Dave Lopez voters shouldn't expect a stampede at the polling places.
California's Top 2 Primary Yields Surprising Races Republican Party leaders do not seriously expect to defeat Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown in the fall, yet the GOP governor's contest is the most high-profile race on Tuesday's statewide primary ballot.
LA County Faces Poll Worker Shortage Ahead Of Primary Vote Are you busy next Tuesday? If not, election officials say they can use you.
Brown Has Nearly $21M For Governor's Race Brown reported Tuesday that he has raised nearly $4 million this year from a variety of interests and spent just $77,000, mostly for campaign consultants and staff.
Republican Candidates For Calif. Governor Clash In DebateThe long-running dispute over the identity of the California Republican party was played out in sharp contrast Thursday, as two rival candidates for governor offered sharply differing views on the future of the GOP during what was their first, and probably only, joint appearance of the primary campaign.
Candidates Lining Up To Run For Mayor As San Diego Prepares For Special ElectionPeople were lining up Monday to run for mayor of San Diego in the aftermath of the sexual harassment scandal that toppled Bob Filner and led to yet another city employee claiming she was mistreated by the former congressman.
Register By Monday To Vote In California’s June 5 PrimaryMonday is the last day residents can register to vote in California’s June 5 primary election.
Poll: Santorum Narrows Gap With California Republican Voters Can the Republican frontrunner for the presidential race renew the faith of conservative voters in the Southland?
Sherman-Berman Showdown Heats Up In Tarzana DebateA bitter congressional campaign headlined by two valley politicians, Congressmen Brad Sherman and Howard Berman, heated up again Tuesday night in a debate with a third leading candidate.