4th district

Final tally: Gaines, Campanale move on to May 3 Assembly election tilt

Placer County’s final count from the March 8 special election has confirmed Republican Beth Gaines and Democrat John Campanale as opponents in a May 3 runoff. John Allard, a Ros ...

Gaines, Allard, Campanale seen as early frontrunners in Assembly race

With seven Republicans and one Democrat in the running, the District 4 Assembly special election is turning into a horse race – with plenty of jockeying for position out of the s ...

Michael Babich challenges fellow GOP Tom McClintock for 4th District Republican nomination

Admitting he’s on a David vs. Goliath-type election quest, Republican Michael Babich of Auburn is mounting an early primary challenge against 4th District U.S. Rep. Tom McClinto ...

Placer County honors former Rep. John Doolittle

Former U.S. Rep. John Doolittle was lauded Tuesday in a resolution presented by the Placer County Board of Supervisors for his 28 years of service in both state and federal governm ...

Charlie Brown concedes

Democratic Party candidate Charlie Brown conceded defeat Wednesday in a close 4th congressional district election. The final vote count shows Brown lost to state Sen. Tom McClinto ...

Brown wants every vote to be counted

Placer County’s elections chief Jim McCauley is poised to certify results by late Monday or early Tuesday that 4th Congressional District candidate Tom McClintock’s campaign sa ...

4th District foes target long-standing issues

It’s deja vu time with a twist of the political knife in the race to succeed John Doolittle as congressman. Fourth District congressional candidates Charlie Brown and Tom McClint ...

Immigration, money, energy and war: District 4 congressional candidate McClintock speaks in Auburn

Touching on state as well as federal issues, Republican Tom McClintock gave Auburn Rotary a glimpse Tuesday into the mechanics of a campaign that pits the veteran legislator agains ...

McClintock trails Brown in 4th District congressional campaign cash

A bruising primary has left Republican Tom McClintock’s funding cupboard relatively bare compared with Democrat Charlie Brown’s in the 4th District congressional race to succee ...

McClintock to carry GOP flag

Early returns staked state Sen. Tom McClintock to a wide vote advantage over former congressman Doug Ose in the primary for 4th District Republican congressional nominee. The exci ...

Ose, McClintock in mud-slinging debate

ROCKLIN – Vying for the 4th District’s Republican nomination, congressional candidates Doug Ose and Tom McClintock kicked the contest up a notch Wednesday with a mud-slinging d ...

Millionaire Ose gives self funding lead

Doug Ose is out in front by a wide margin over major opponent Tom McClintock in campaign dollars earned and spent, according to finance reports filed Tuesday. But most of the mone ...

Candidates court voters at lunch

State Sen. Tom McClintock is characterizing accusations by 4th Congressional District opponent Doug Ose that he's double-dipping in his treatment of the $170-per-day legislator a ...

McClintock commits to 4th District congress run

State Sen. Tom McClintock is in, announcing today in Auburn that he'll run for the open 4th District congressional seat current Rep. John Doolittle is retiring from at the end of t ...

Egland encourages McClintock to run

By Gus Thomson Journal Staff Writer Republican 4th Congressional District candidate Eric Egland said Tuesday that he would quit the race if state Sen. Tom McClintock steps in. ...