Texas Gov. Rick Perry will swing through California this week for private meetings with Republican leaders and legislators that will stoke speculation that he plans to enter the 2012 presidential race.
Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman will hold fundraisers for his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination in downtown Los Angeles and Newport Beach on Monday in his second trip to the region in just more than a month.
A state legislative committee has rejected a Republican lawmaker’s bills targeting illegal immigration in California.
In a show of solidarity, Republican lawmakers have formed a new caucus to oppose any deal to close California’s $26.6 billion budget deficit that involves tax increases.
A majority of GOP of voters who support a Sarah Palin presidential run say they also have doubts about Obama’s eligibility.
John “Steve” Horn, a Republican congressman who represented Long Beach for five terms, has died. He was 79.
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney says he hasn’t decided yet whether to run for president in 2012, but says he’s committed to “seeing that there’s somebody in the race who understands the economy.”
Tan Duc Nguyen, a Republican candidate who twice failed to unseat Democrat Loretta Sanchez, got good news and bad news Tuesday.
Real estate mogul Donald Trump says he’s thinking about running for president, saying “everybody’s ripping off the United States.”
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Friday pointed the finger at lawmakers and California voters for the $6 billion deficit in the state budget he signed just a month ago.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman was met by a rowdy crowd — some yelling “go home” — when she stopped to visit a popular Cuban pastry shop in Southern California.
Republican challenger Carly Fiorina has added $1 million from her personal fortune in her campaign to unseat Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer.
Republican governor candidate Meg Whitman is continuing her culinary tour of California eateries with a stop at Chico’s Cozy Diner.
SAN RAFAEL (AP) — California’s gubernatorial candidates engaged in heated exchanges over taxes, job creation and public employee unions in a final debate Tuesday that quickly degenerated into verbal jousting and personal attacks on issues […]