Category Archives: Nevada County Republican Party

Republican representatives ignore county candidate forums

The political season is starting much earlier in the Golden State than we’re used to because California wants to weigh in on the presidential primaries when it still matters. California has traditionally held its primary in June in presidential election … Continue reading

Posted in Assemblywoman Megan Dahle, Nevada County Republican Party, Rep. Doug LaMalfa, Senator Brian Dahle, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Conservatives will continue to dominate Board of Supervisors

Three of the five seats on the Nevada County Board of Supervisors are up for election next year, but only one will be contested and–regardless of the outcome of that race–conservatives will remain in change. Supervisor Ed Scofield is unopposed … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Supervisors race, Deborah Wilder, Heidi Hall, Nevada County Republican Party, Politics, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Here’s an example of why the GOP has a racism problem

“Some in our party wonder why Republicans are constantly accused of racism. It is because of our silence when things like this are said.”–Tim Scott, black Republican senator, on Rep. Steven King After years of ignoring his racist comments, House … Continue reading

Posted in George Rebane, Nevada County Republican Party, Politics, Racism, Republican Party | 8 Comments

With fans like George Rebane, I don’t need any critics

Conservative blogger George Rebane took to KVMR last week and The Union today to fire away at a column I wrote last week criticizing the Board of Supervisors for adding two anti-pot advocates to the committee that’s supposed to develop … Continue reading

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Will LaMalfa hold a town hall, or a dog-and-pony show?

Rep. Doug LaMalfa is scheduled to make a rare public appearance in Grass Valley Saturday at a town hall meeting set for noon at the Fairgrounds. If local Republicans have their way, it will be more of a dog-and-pony show … Continue reading

Posted in Nevada County Republican Party, Rep. Doug LaMalfa, Uncategorized | 6 Comments

Who says the Republicans aren’t a big-tent party?

The Republican Party is generally described as a refuge for angry white people, but it can still accommodate a range of opinions, at least in Nevada County. The list of convention delegates submitted by Donald Trump to the Secretary of … Continue reading

Posted in California Republican Party, Donald Trump, Nevada County Republican Party, Politics, Senator Ted Cruz, Todd Juvinall, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Strawser’s backed by a broad spectrum of the…Republican Party

There’s been a lot of talk about the war within the Republican Party–Tea Party vs. Establishment, that sort of stuff–but they have apparently been able to unite behind the candidacy of Duane Strawser for the First District supervisor’s seat. The … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Supervisors race, Duane Strawser, Heidi Hall, Nevada County Republican Party, State of Jefferson, Tea Party, Uncategorized | 1 Comment