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CA-26 and Ojai: Brownley, Bennett, Clapp, Lara Lead The Way

by Tyler Suchman November 7, 2012

I woke up here in Sevilla at 5:45am, about 45 minutes after Ohio went to Obama. A big night for Democrats nationally was reflected locally in Ojai, with Julia Brownley (D) taking CA-26 over Tony Strickland (52-48), a redistricted seat that was largely Gallegly territory for so many years. Lois…

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CA-26: How The Race Is Shaping Up

by Tyler Suchman May 14, 2012

Here’s this straight-forward recap on the 26th Congressional District from Dante Adkins at dkos:

Republican Congressman Elton Gallegly’s 24th District, centered around coastal Ventura County, was redrawn to lean Democratic. This prompted Gallegly to retire, leaving the seat (numbered the 26th) open. The leading Democrat is progressive Assemblymember Julia Brownley, who will…

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CA-26: Linda Parks is in

by Tyler Suchman January 10, 2012

From the VC Star, a second County Supervisor adds her name to the mix…

Parks becomes the first Republican to declare in the race, joining five Democrats who already have announced their intent to run. Her announcement comes two days after Rep. Elton Gallegly, R-Simi Valley, said he will retire at…

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CA-26: Ding Dong, Gallegly to Retire

by Tyler Suchman January 7, 2012

As widely suspected here on the Post, the VC Star reports that Elton Gallegly will hang up the spurs and call it quits after a quarter century in his Congressional seat. The 26th is wide open, folks, with Supervisor Steve Bennett in the pole position.

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CA-26: Harbor Commissioner to Run

by Tyler Suchman January 6, 2012

Harbor Commissioner Jess Herrera throws his hat into the ring. Gallegly still unannounced.

Herrera is the fifth Democrat to join the growing 26th district field that includes Ventura County Supervisor Steve Bennett, Moorpark Councilman David Pollock, retired longshoreman Zeke Ruelas and Westlake Village businessman David Cruz Thayne.

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CA-25: Gallegly vs McKeon in GOP Smackdown?

by Tyler Suchman November 18, 2011

Does Elton Gallegly run in the newly drawn 26th Congressional District against Ventura County Supervisor Steve Bennett or does he wage a primary battle in Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeons 25th Congressional District?

According to the Antelope Valley Press and Timm Herdt in the VC Star, Buck says Elton’s coming for him: “As…

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CA-26: Steve Bennett throws hat in

by Tyler Suchman November 17, 2011

As I guessed back in July, Ventura County Supervisor Steve Bennett has announced his plan to run in the newly created 26th Congressional District.

From the LA Times:

Bennett, a Democrat, hopes to represent the new 26th Congressional District, which spans almost all of Ventura County outside Simi Valley. Much of the…

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CA-26: David Cruz Thayne – How One Press Release Defines a Candidate

by Tyler Suchman August 22, 2011

If you were to google David Cruz Thayne, newly announced candidate for our beloved new Congressional District CA-26, you’ll find pages upon pages of results for David Cruz Thayne, newly announced candidate for our beloved new Congressional District CA-26.

Thayne, a tabula rasa, self-described as a “a former professional tennis player…

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CA-26: Pollock In, More Dems to Follow?

by Tyler Suchman August 8, 2011

Some notes on the new CA-26 congressional district, which includes Ojai along with most of Ventura County, from the VC Star

Moorpark City Councilman David Pollock, a former president of the California School Boards Association, announced he will be a Democratic candidate in the new 26th Congressional District, which takes in…

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Gallegly gets challenger in CA-26?

by Tyler Suchman August 3, 2011

from @Politics1com on Twitter:

CALIFORNIA – CD-26: Bad News Bears child actor & Moorpark City Councilman David Pollock (D) files paperwork to explore run vs Cong Gallegly.

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