Today
It is forecast to be Clear at 10:00 PM PST on February 26, 2015
Clear
73°/46°
Home » Tag Archives: election

Election

Santa Clarita, Voting Rights Plaintiffs Face Deadline In Settlement

Santa Clarita attorneys and two city residents who sued the city over an alleged California Voting Rights Act violation are set to meet next month to discuss lingering issues with a settlement agreement

Santa Clarita attorneys and two city residents who sued the city over an alleged California Voting Rights Act violation are set to meet next month to discuss lingering issues with a settlement agreement, city officials said Thursday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Attorneys from both sides met in court Wednesday, when a ...

Read More »

Democrats, GOP Like Runner’s Odds In Special Election

Former State Sen. Sharon Runner

Due to a lack of formal interest from challengers, former state Sen. Sharon Runner is the lone qualified candidate for the state Senate 21st District race this spring, county officials said Thursday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. That means Runner’s name will be the only choice for district voters on the official ...

Read More »

High School Officials Take Another Look At Areas For Voter Districts

The Hart district created a third option for voter districts under a new ballot alignment proposed by governing board members in response to concerns during the public comment portion, officials said

The Hart district created a third option for voter districts under a new ballot alignment proposed by governing board members in response to concerns during the public comment portion, officials said. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The district is in the process of gathering public input in the process, with a law ...

Read More »

Brown Calls Election For Knight’s Senate Seat

Congressman Steve Knight was sworn Tuesday in as a member of the United States House of Representatives by House Speaker John Boehner.

Gov. Jerry Brown called for special elections this week for three state Senate spots with recently created vacancies, including one for Congressman Steve Knight, R-Santa Clarita, and his 21st District Senate seat. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The move has been expected for weeks since Knight succeeded Congressman Buck McKeon in November. ...

Read More »

New Faces Voted In At Castaic Area Town Council Election

The Castaic Area Town Council held elections Saturday, unseating two incumbents despite a typically low turnout for the advisory board’s vote.

The Castaic Area Town Council election Saturday saw two incumbents unseated despite a typically low turnout for the advisory board’s vote. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “I was surprised by some of the results of this election, and the means by which they were obtained,” said Flo Lawrence, president of the Castaic ...

Read More »

Lancaster, Palmdale Mayors Keeping Eyes On 21st District

Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris, a controversial figure embroiled in a lawsuit against the neighboring city of Palmdale over the California Voting Rights Act, might be eyeing the state Senate 21st District race, he said Friday.

Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris, a prominent Antelope Valley attorney in a  lawsuit against the neighboring city of Palmdale over the California Voting Rights Act, might be eyeing the state Senate 21st District race, he said Friday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Palmdale’s Mayor Jim Ledford declared his intention to form an exploratory ...

Read More »

Saugus Union Names Applicants For Vacant Board Seat

Four potential candidates applied to fill the vacancy of the Saugus Union School District governing board, officials said Tuesday.

Four potential candidates applied to fill the vacancy of the Saugus Union School District governing board, officials said Tuesday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Bruce Fox, Julie C. Coate, Mathew Clarke Ferguson and Christopher Trunkey applied for the vacancy created after former board member Doug Bryce announced his plans to resign and ...

Read More »

Speculation Begins For Steve Knight’s State Senate Seat

Steve Knight was recently elected to the 25th Congressional District

With state Sen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, to adopt a new title — congressman — speculation has already started over who will be his replacement in the state Senate. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The who is very unclear, regarding Knight’s succession. The how is spelled out in the state’s Election Code, ...

Read More »

McKeon To Sell Santa Clarita Valley Home

Roll Call Ranks Lawmakers’ Wealth Worth Through Disclosures

One day after the Nov. 4 election, Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon’s Santa Clarita Valley home showed up for sale on the local Multiple Listing Service. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “My understanding is that he has listed his home for sale,” Morris Thomas, McKeon’s Santa Clarita Valley representative, said Wednesday. The Westridge home on ...

Read More »

SCV Voters Pick Assembly Reps, New Congressman

Steve Knight was recently elected to the 25th Congressional District

SCV voters Tuesday chose two legislators for the state Assembly, as well as picking a new congressman. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Challenger: Steve Knight 46,610  Challenger: Tony Strickland 40,491 With 100 percent of district precincts reporting early Wednesday morning, state Sen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, is set to replace Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon ...

Read More »