He spent one week over the summer living as a homeless person to bring attention to poverty. He visited an African American church frequented by Democratic politicians to speak with congregants. He marched in a gay pride parade.
These may not be on the bucket list for many Republican candidates, but Kashkari is running for governor in California. And he's trying to change perceptions about his party -- and about him -- as he mounts an uphill battle to unseat Democratic incumbent Jerry Brown this fall.
Jerry Brown the Democratic Governor of California is claiming the state is moving in the right direction. But with one of the worst business climates in the country and through the roof poverty rates the state is completely going in the wrong direction.
Sarah Palin announced today in a statement that she is endorsing Joe Miller for the Alaska Senate. The endorsement by the former Alaska Governor and 2008 Vice Presidential nominee comes just days ahead of Tuesday's GOP primary, where Joe Miller is considered the underdog against former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan and current Lieutenant Governor Mead Treadwell.
Joe Miller was the Republican nominee for the Alaska Senate in 2010 after between incumbent Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski in the GOP primary. After Senator Murkowski lost the primary she ran as a write-in candidate and won the election.
This current Senate seat is being held by Democrat Mark Begich who was elected in 2008. This seat is considered a toss up and is crucial to Republicans in their fight to take back the Senate from the Democrats.
PPP Election 2014 Kentucky Senatorial Survey: Mitch McConnell is the incumbent Senator.
Survey of 991 likely Kentucky voters. The survey was conducted on August 7, 2014 - August 10, 2014. The margin of error is +/- 3.1%.
Rasmussen Reports Election 2014 North Carolina Senatorial Survey: Kay Hagan is the incumbent Senator.
Survey of 750 likely North Carolina voters. The survey was conducted on August 5, 2014 - August 6, 2014. The margin of error is +/-4%.
Montana Democratic Sen. John Walsh is dropping out of his Senate race after being dogged by allegations of plagiarism, potentially boosting Republicans' chances of picking up the seat in November.
With the incumbent Senator dropping out of the race it pretty much secures this already likely Republican Senate seat for the GOP. Democrats will now have to pick a new nominee in a nomination convention to run this November. This will further delay the Democrats with a campaign to try to make this Seat competitive. If Republicans win this seat in November this will be a GOP pickup.
The video below explains the whole entire Andrew Cuomo scandal. To be short and sweet basically what happened is Governor Cuomo created a commission to investigate corruption in the state of New York. This was one of his 2010 campaign promises. When the commission started to look at Andrew Cuomo and his political allies, Cuomo pulled the plug on the commission. I think we can all see the problem here.
Gravis Marketing/Human Events Election 2014 Montana Senatorial Survey: John Walsh is the incumbent Senator.
Survey of 781 likely Montana voters. The survey was conducted on July 24, 2014. The margin of error is +/- 3.5%.
Poll Briefing: August 1, 2014 Gravis Marketing/Human Events Election 2014 North Carolina Senatorial Survey
Gravis Marketing/Human Events Election 2014 North Carolina Senatorial Survey: Kay Hagan is the incumbent Senator.
Survey of 1,380 likely North Carolina voters. The survey was conducted on July 22, 2014 - July 27, 2014. The margin of error is +/- 3%.
Quinnipiac Election 2014 Ohio Gubernatorial Survey: John Kasich is the incumbent Governor.
Survey of 1366 registered Ohio voters. The survey was conducted on July 24, 2014 - July 28, 2014. The margin of error is +/- 2.7%.
Poll Briefing: July 30, 2014 Talk Business & Politics/Hendrix College Election 2014 Arkansas Senatorial Survey
Talk Business & Politics/Hendrix College Election 2014 Arkansas Senatorial Survey: Mark Pryor is the incumbent Senator.
Survey of 1,780 likely Arkansas voters. The survey was conducted on July 22, 2014 - July 25, 2014. The margin of error is +/- 2.3%.
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