Republicans seeking to void Arizona’s redrawn voter districts over claims they favor Democrats were presented with a “smoking gun” at trial when a witness testified the plan wasn’t accurate, a lawyer for the Republicans said.
Jerry Brown , the Democrat running for governor of California, is drawing more support from women than Republican Meg Whitman even as a recording of an aide calling her a “whore” hangs over their final scheduled debate.
California Attorney General Kamala Harris’s holdout position in a proposed agreement with banks over foreclosure practices may reap financial and political rewards at the cost of prolonging some constituents’ suffering.
Charles Munger Jr., son of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. ’s Charles Munger , is battling billionaire George Soros , unions and Democratic Party leaders to strip congressional redistricting powers from California lawmakers.
Texas emerged today with the biggest political boost from the 2010 Census, adding four congressional seats as a growing Hispanic population is set to challenge Republican party dominance in some districts, lawmakers said.
Rick Perry , the longest-serving Texas governor, said the U.S. needs to return to principles of low taxes, reduced spending and less regulation to end “economic misery,” in remarks to New York Republicans.