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Wrong for California

In 2012, voters across California sent nine (9) targeted Republican Congressional incumbents and challengers packing. As the 2014 election approaches, we're not giving these California Republican House members a pass. Learn more about their record, including their votes to shut down the government, and find out why 2014 will be the year California voters shut down these Tea Party Republicans.

DeMaio Wins Koch Money Sweepstakes

Tenoch Flores, California Democratic Party

Republican Carl DeMaio has earned the dubious distinction of being the first Republican House candidate in California to receive a political contribution from the Koch Brothers.

Charles and David Koch, known as the Koch Brothers, are billionaire Tea Party funders known for their political contributions to uber-conservative causes and candidates. In Carl DeMaio, it seems the Koch Brothers have found their man in San Diego. 

 

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Posted: April 16, 2014

Denham Goes Extreme….Again

Fera Dayani, California Democratic Party

Jeff Denham recently voted for the reckless Ryan budget, which takes aims at Medicare, cuts Pell grants and slashes funding for the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP), among other things. Once again, Denham sides with his fellow Tea Party members no matter how destructive their policies are or how negatively they will impact his own constituents.  

To illustrate the point, according to the USDA in Denham’s own district, over 83,000 of his constituents rely on SNAP benefits.[1] When it comes to Medicare, 39,000 of his constituents depend on Medicare[2] for their healthcare according to the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Service*. All told, over 100,000 of his constituents would feel the pain of the Ryan budget, not that it seems to matter to Denham.

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Posted: April 16, 2014

Gary Miller Throws in the Towel

Fera Dayani, California Democratic Party

California Republican Gary Miller announced he would not seek re-election to Congress in the 31st Congressional District after it became clear that he would not be able to hold onto his seat. 

Republicans like Miller have increasingly found themselves on the wrong side of a district that has turned far more Democratic in recent years.  It looks like he figured out another run for office would’ve meant defeat at the hands of Democrats.  Click here to learn more about the story. 

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Posted: February 12, 2014

We’re starting early

Tenoch Flores, California Democratic Party

In 2012, California Democrats won nine of ten targeted Congressional races, including picking off four Republican-held seats. No other state in the country did more to chip away at the House Republican majority.

We’re determined to keep winning and keep doing our part. That’s why we’re starting early.

With just under a year to go until the 2014 elections, we need to start getting the word out about the California Congressional Republicans that are wrong for their districts and Wrong for California. 

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Posted: November 12, 2013

Mr. Denham goes to Washington

Fera Dayani, California Democratic Party

During the government shutdown initiated by the GOP, Rep. Jeff Denham (CA-10) spent his time pretending to be a moderate. But when it came time to vote for a bipartisan bill to re-open the government and save the country from default, he sided with his fellow Tea Party extremists and voted to keep the GOP shutdown. Watch this video to learn more about why Denham is wrong for CA-10.

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Posted: October 22, 2013
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