Tim Donnelly, the Tea Party Assemblyman from Twin Peaks, has launched an exploratory effort to run for governor in 2014, the Ventura County Star reports."There's nobody out there fighting for us," Donnelly told the Patriot Update website, shortly after he was re-elected earlier this month. "Cal ... More >>
A window has opened for undocumented workers to obtain drivers licenses in California.
The practice, once legal but outlawed for nearly 15 years, could return under President Obama's program that gives work permits to illegals who came to the United States as children.
The California DMV has been ... More >>
A plan to post each California state lawmaker's spending habits online -- proposed by Republican Assemblywoman Kristin Olsen, and supported by her fellow Republicans in Legislature -- just died at the hands of Democrats.
L.A. libs love to hate on the GOP. But when it comes to big, irresponsible gov ... More >>
Assemblyman Tim Donnelly has been on somewhat of a lucky streak, what with his laughable non-charges for carrying a loaded gun through airport security.
That's probably because, as noted by LA Weekly's Gene Maddaus, wiggle room in law enforcement "seems to work in favor of state lawmakers, and aga ... More >>
It's not too surprising that Assemblyman Tim Donnelly was caught with a loaded gun at an airport yesterday. He's into guns.About a year and a half ago, the Weekly got a firsthand look at Donnelly's vast gun collection, during a visit to his home near Lake Arrowhead. Let it not be said that Donnel ... More >>
At long last, a small victory for the softest of the pro-immigration bills. The California State Assembly approved the DREAM Act today by a landslide 46-25 vote -- legislation that would allow illegal immigrants who have, against all odds, earned their way into state universities, a chance to ... More >>
Assemblyman Tim DonnellyAssemblyman Tim Donnelly, R-Twin Peaks, is one of the last Republicans you'd expect to play a constructive role in the stalemated budget talks. He's a Tea Party guy, and his whole campaign was a rebuke to Anthony Adams, one of the "traitors" who voted for tax increases bac ... More >>
Photo by Kevin ScanlonTim DonnellyAssemblyman Tim Donnelly is turning out to be a real gift to the Sacramento press corps. Since he arrived last month, the Tea Party candidate from Twin Peaks has shown no indication of idling on the Capitol's back benches.The latest proof is a video in which he l ... More >>
Photo by Kevin ScanlonTim DonnellyMaking good on a campaign promise, Assemblyman Tim Donnelly introduced an Arizona-style immigration law in the California Legislature yesterday.Donnelly's bill would make it a crime to shelter an illegal immigrant, require employers to use E-Verify, and make it a ... More >>
In a startling upset, Gerrymandering Congressman Howard Berman wins again*OK, so we fibbed in the headline. The final results aren't in. But -- thanks to sleazy incumbent fixing of elections in California by the Berman brothers -- the new crop of California Senators, Assemblymen and Congressm ... More >>
Photo by Kevin ScanlonTim DonnellySpeaking at a recent Tea Party rally in Barstow, Tim Donnelly said he is "going to Sacramento to start the war.""I am not going to there to make bad backroom deals," Donnelly said. "I am not going there to reach across the aisle and make friends. I am going ther ... More >>
Tim Donnelly basks in the glory of Sheriff JoeThere weren't too many surprises in L.A. County legislative races. But there is an upset brewing in the 59th Assembly District, where Minuteman/Tea Party candidate Tim Donnelly is beating establishment Republican Chris Lancaster by a mere 40 votes.Don ... More >>