ALCO prosecutor to Republican Central Committee: Don’t vote for Price

With just weeks before the June 5 primary race for Alameda County District Attorney, supporters for the incumbent DA are reaching out to the local GOP.

East Bay candidate for Congress declares war on California

Ron Cohen17TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT--ELECTION 2018--A week ago, Ron Cohen, a Republican congressional candidate in the 17th District's June primary, was incensed by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf's move to alert residents of impending raids by federal ICE agents. He responded by filing a complaint with the U.S. Attorney General's office in Oakland. On Wednesday, Cohen declared … Continue reading East Bay candidate for Congress declares war on California

Lock her up! Fremont resident files complaint saying Oakland Mayor Schaaf is impeding ICE

Over the weekend Oakland Mayor LibbySchaaf said "credible sources" warned a largeraid in the Bay Area was imminent.OAKLANDOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf's announcement over the weekend intended to alert undocumented immigrants about an imminent and substantial raid by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents earned her plaudits from progressives on one side and death threats on … Continue reading Lock her up! Fremont resident files complaint saying Oakland Mayor Schaaf is impeding ICE

Ro Khanna’s conservative challenger, Ron Cohen, stands with Trump on Anthem protests

Republican Ron Cohen finished fourth in the2016 CA-17 June primary.17TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTListen and you will quickly understand where 17th Congressional District candidate Ron Cohen stands on the subject of athletes taking a knee during the National Anthem.Cohen's campaign web site includes a self-playing video of Whitney Houston's famous rendition of the National Anthem sung at … Continue reading Ro Khanna’s conservative challenger, Ron Cohen, stands with Trump on Anthem protests

Former CA-17 GOP candidate jumps off the Trump Train after damaging video

Ron Cohen says video released Friday of Trump disparaging women is too much for him.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |ELECTION 2016 |Former South Bay Republican congressional candidate Ron Cohen took some heavy heat earlier this year for being one of the first local conservatives to back Donald Trump. He even pledged to be one of Trump’s delegates … Continue reading Former CA-17 GOP candidate jumps off the Trump Train after damaging video

Khanna replaces canceled check for Baby Jesus with $1,000 donation to charity

Ro Khanna sent a $1,000 donation to the Knightsof Columbus last Friday.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |It took almost four years, but 17th Congressional District candidate Ro Khanna is finally paying alms to Baby Jesus.After a report in the East Bay Citizen showed Khanna had canceled a $1,000 check written in 2012 for a Livermore charity organizing … Continue reading Khanna replaces canceled check for Baby Jesus with $1,000 donation to charity

CA17 PREVIEW: The rematch and rehash

Rep. Mike Honda and Ro Khanna are two of six candidates in the June congressional primary in District 17. Other candidates include Republicans Ron Cohen, Peter Kuo; Libertarian Kennita Watson; and San Jose Councilmember Pierluigi Oliverio, also a Democrat.MEET THE CANDIDATES Everybody knows Rep. Mike Honda, the jovial, grandfatherly representative that sings karaoke in Spanish. … Continue reading CA17 PREVIEW: The rematch and rehash

Republican Cohen: Khanna should drop out of race; bouncing checks is a felony

Republican Ron Cohen says bouncing checks isa felony and Ro Khanna should withdraw from the race or pay back the non-profit.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |Republican 17th Congressional candidate Ron Cohen says Ro Khanna should drop out of the June primary race after “bouncing” a $1,000 check to a religious non-profit four years ago.“Bouncing and not replacing … Continue reading Republican Cohen: Khanna should drop out of race; bouncing checks is a felony

CA-17 poll shows nearly one-third of voters are undecided

Polling overwhelmingly predicts Rep. Mike Hondaand Ro Khanna will meet again this November.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |A recent KPIX/SurveyUSA poll showed a six-point spread between Democrats Rep. Mike Honda and Ro Khanna, but the most important figure in the survey is the amount of undecided voters.The poll in advance of the June primary revealed 29 … Continue reading CA-17 poll shows nearly one-third of voters are undecided

Khanna welched on donation to charity organizing celebration of Jesus’ birth

CA-17 Democratic candidate Ro Khanna is facing a second claim that he failed to pay campaign debts.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |Just minutes after candidates in the 17th Congressional District concluded their one-and-only pre-primary debate last May 6, Republican candidate Ron Cohen approached Ro Khanna and quietly handed him an envelope. “This person says you owe him money,” … Continue reading Khanna welched on donation to charity organizing celebration of Jesus’ birth

VIDEO: Honda-Khanna CA17 Candidate Forum

CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT | Rep. Mike Honda confronted Ro Khanna about appealing to Republican donors, two other candidates attacked Khanna instead of the incumbent Mike Honda and Republican Peter Kuo showed his green energy credentials by holding up his solar panel-powered handbag. Last Friday's League of Women Voters 17th Congressional District forum, the one and … Continue reading VIDEO: Honda-Khanna CA17 Candidate Forum

Honda escapes forum unscathed, but the field of candidates, instead, attack Khanna

CA17 candidates Pierluigi Oliverio, Rep. MikeHonda and Ro Khanna at the League of WomenVoters candidate forum in Fremont.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |The candidates in the 17th Congressional District race were out for blood at a candidates forum Friday in Fremont. Curiously, the prey was not the incumbent Rep. Mike Honda, but his challenger Ro Khanna.In … Continue reading Honda escapes forum unscathed, but the field of candidates, instead, attack Khanna

CA17’s only pre-primary forum will be staged without an audience

Supporters for Ro Khanna and Rep. Mike Hondaget whipped up in a frenzy following a candidatesforum in April 2014 in Fremont. CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |The only time candidates for the nationally-watched 17th Congressional District race featuring Democrats Rep. Mike Honda and Ro Khanna will face-off before the June primary will occur without an audience.Friday’s League … Continue reading CA17’s only pre-primary forum will be staged without an audience

CA17: Cohen receives blowback for supporting Trump

Donald Trump has the support of CA17 candidateRon Cohen and feeling push back for the decision.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |Republican Ron Cohen is catching heat from all sides after declaring support last month for Donald Trump, the party’s controversial presidential front runner.The Fremont certified public accountant is among five others hoping to unseat Rep. Mike … Continue reading CA17: Cohen receives blowback for supporting Trump

CA17: GOP candidate says he’s backing Trump; interested in being his delegate

Silicon Valley GOP congressional candidateRon Cohen wants to make the South Bay great, again.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT | Seventeenth Congressional District Republican candidate Ron Cohen says he needs to differentiate himself from his opponents in the seven-person June primary headlined by Democrats Rep. Mike Honda and Ro Khanna.Will coming out in support of Donald Trump do … Continue reading CA17: GOP candidate says he’s backing Trump; interested in being his delegate