If you look at the raw numbers in Tuesday's primary election, Sanger Democrat Amanda Renteria got crushed by Republican incumbent David Valadao of Hanford in the race for the 21st Congressional District.
With some votes still to be counted, Renteria is polling about 25% of the vote, while Valadao is getting a hefty 62%.
June 7, 2014
There are now three Republicans who publicly support a comprehensive immigration reform bill introduced by Democrats, after Rep. David Valadao (R-Calif.) announced Wednesday he has signed on to the bill.
October 30, 2013
U.S. Chamber in the News
Last week, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce put $300,000 into an independent media buy in support of Hanford Republican David Valadao, who is seeking his second term in Congress.
On Thursday, the organization’s national political director, Rob Engstrom, came to Fresno to reinforce what was obvious with last week’s media buy — the U.S. Chamber is endorsing Valadao.
May 15, 2014
Citing job creation and opposition to overbearing regulations, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce endorsed Congressman David Valadao. National Political Director Rob Engstrom said Valadao is not only "a great vote for America's job creators, he's someone who's sought out for his leadership issues that are important during this critical time and fragile recovery that we're experiencing."
May 15, 2014