Category Archives: Recall

Court action puts focus on today’s FPPC recall election funding decision

By Joel Fox | The Fair Political Practices Commission decision today about whether elected officials can exceed limits to help in a recall campaign became more urgent for Sen. Josh Newman when a Court of Appeal froze the new law … Continue reading

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The latest on the Josh Newman recall

Jon Coupal, president of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, joined talk show hosts John and Ken yesterday on their radio show on KFI (9 minutes) . . .

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California’s “ethics agency” considers a partisan plan to help protect Josh Newman

A story by Patrick McGreevey in today’s Los Angeles Times reports that the state’s campaign watchdog agency — the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) — is poised at its meeting tomorrow “to open the spigot for large political contributions that … Continue reading

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Democrats rig an election in broad daylight

Revelations about state “ethics” commission undermines its credibility. By Steven Greenhut | Republicans have been delving into allegations of Democratic voter fraud, but are having a tough time finding smoking guns given that “irregularities” occur in the form of thousands … Continue reading

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Newman recall could happen this fall after court freezes new rules

According to a news story in the Los Angeles Times by reporter John Myers, state Senator and Fullerton resident Josh Newman could face a recall election as soon as this fall after an appeals court on Monday delayed enforcement of a … Continue reading

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More skulduggery by Democrats to protect Josh Newman

Media exposes collusion between lawyer for Democrats and an FPPC board member. In just the latest in a series of questionable maneuvers to protect Senator Josh Newman, the target of a recall by his constituents, it was revealed in a … Continue reading

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The latest on the Josh Newman recall

From yesterday’s John and Ken radio show on KFI . . .

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Where in the world is Josh Newman?

This was yesterday’s update on the Josh Newman recall by John and Ken on KFI radio. The segment of the show addressing the recall campaign begins at 15:40 and includes an interview with Carl DeMaio of KOGO radio in San … Continue reading

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Another change of election rules by Democrats to protect Josh Newman

From an Associated Press article today in the San Francisco Chronicle titled “California watchdog lifts recall contribution limits“: California’s political watchdog on Thursday moving toward rescinding contribution limits for recall campaigns as a Democratic senator faces removal from office. The … Continue reading

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The latest on the Josh Newman recall

From yesterday’s John and Ken radio show on KFI . . . This is audio of Sen. Josh Newman and Los Angeles council member Mike Bonin captured at a West LA Democratic Party barbecue:

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