The new political reality in California finds a moderate Democrat and a Republican elected to the State Legislature from a heretofore reliably bluest of blue Democratic district. Progressive hacks take note.
As the polls closed May 19, the Judges asked TV audiences along with registered voters to determine who would be the next 7th Senatorial District Democratic Party Idol. Would it be the warbling mezzo Susan Bonilla, or the tenor, Steve Glazer.
Bonilla, to her peril, is ignoring the State Senate district’s high-income voters who are generally moderate Republicans, moderate Democrats, or independents. These higher income voters are likely to support Glazer,
Political bickering threatens County Democratic Party machine as the two poles of the party face off in the State Senate Special Election. Public Employee Unions vs fiscal sanity is ripping the party apart.