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District gets ready for high-profile campaign

The 4th District Republican congressional primary was a high-stakes, no-holds-barred bruiser that drew national attention. And with conservative Republican Tom McClintock emerging ...

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 ...

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-dippingĀ in his treatment of the $170-per-day legislator a ...

A message to career politicians from armed forces veterans

It's no secret that career politicians like to talk tough about national security, spout empty slogans, and spend their campaign war chests on mail and TV ads describing their supp ...

4th District Dem Charlie Brown signs on

An announced candidate for 4th District congressman since early September, retired Air Force officer Charlie Brown of Roseville made it official Friday, registering as a candidate ...

Crunch time for District 4 contest

It's decision time this week for prospective candidates who have taken out papers in Placer County to run in the June 3 primary. The high-profile 4th District congressional seat ...