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FBI vs. Apple: A Case Study of Kamala Equivocation



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With uncharacteristic hesitation, Calbuzz balks when people around the country ask us whether Kamala Harris is for real, or just the flavor of the week. Not because California’s junior senator isn’t smart, savvy and articulate. She’s all that and more. And it’s not because we have a problem with the role she’s played opposing the… »

Exit Interview: Jerry Brown Stresses Elder Wisdom


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As he leaves office Monday, after serving a combined 16 years as governor of California, Jerry Brown’s summation of what makes for great executive leadership boils down to one quality: experience. In an final interview as governor with Calbuzz over the weekend, the 80-year old… »

Op-Ed: Why Californians Don’t Win the White House


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By Garry South, From The Hill — We’ve barely recovered from the 2018 mid-terms, but the air is already thick with speculation about whether a candidate from California will enter the 2020 race for president. And some potential candidates are making moves that encourage that… »

Calbuzz Reprise: Our Memo to GOP on Relevancy


Nearly a decade ago, we offered some suggestions to the GOP to help it become relevant again. They have rigorously ignored us and now, after watching the Blue Tsunami… »

Gas Tax Necessary – But Waayyy Insufficient


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By Patrick Atwater, Special to Calbuzz — California’s history has been defined by visionary public works, from the world’s largest port to the nation’s first freeways to pioneering aqueducts… »

PPIC Poll: Why Feinstein is Crushing Kevin de Leon


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The just-out poll from the Public Policy Institute of California?shows that, with two Democrats on the ballot because of California’s top-two primary system, more than half of Republicans (52%)… »

KDL Pulls Even With DiFi! (Among Right-Wingers)


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Kevin de Leon’s campaign for U.S. Senate against Dianne Feinstein began, and continues, as an assault from the left, as he charges that she’s too soft on President Trump… »

Why Feinstein Kept Sexual Assault Letter Secret


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Four days before sending the FBI a confidential and anonymous #MeToo letter that has roiled the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein said in… »

Even Trump Resisters Prefer Feinstein to de León


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Demo- cratic State Sen. Kevin de León, 51, has one argument in his race to unseat U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, 85: she’s too old. Which is not an argument…betting sites »

The GOP Ignored Our Advice and Lost Steve Schmidt


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“When pigs fly” is an adynaton, a way of saying that something will never happen. As in, Steve Schmidt – the savvy Republican strategist who guided campaigns for George… »

Ex-Insurance Boss Poizner Seeks Non-Partisan Re-do


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Win or lose in Novem- ber, Steve Poizner already has made history. Poizner, a 61-year old Silicon Valley zillionaire, finished first in the June 5 balloting for Insurance Commissioner… »

A New Definition for California’s Political Sweet Spot


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California voters demon- strated anew last week that the state has developed a special brand of democratic epistemology – mas o menos liberalism — that has been shaped by… »

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