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  • Looks like Mike Villines will win over an unknown Thursday, July 8, 2010 � by scott

    Tomorrow is the day counties report their final canvasses to the Secretary of State’s office, and barring a complete meltdown in one or more counties’ numbers, Mike Villines should win the Republican insurance commissioner nomination by 13,000 votes or so.

  • Mike Villines edges ahead in GOP Insurance Commissioner race Thursday, June 17, 2010 � by scott

    County elections officials are still tabulating, but as of early this morning Assembly Mike Villines of Clovis, who had been trailing, overtook political unknown Brian FitzGerald. But the margin remained sliver-thin at 2,746 votes and could still change.

  • California’s Tort Wars: Election Day by the numbers Friday, June 11, 2010 � by eric

    Tort-war front groups for big oil, insurance and tobacco get walloped on election day.

  • Who is Brian FitzGerald? Wednesday, June 9, 2010 � by scott

    He could well be the Republican nominee for Insurance Commissioner, depending on how the final votes turn out, in what has to be the biggest surprise of Election Day (albeit in a race few were watching).

  • Kelly drops another $2.45 million into his AG campaign Friday, June 4, 2010 � by scott

    With less than a week to go until Tuesday’s primary, Democratic Attorney General candidate Chris Kelly dropped another $2.45 million into his campaign on Wednesday, bringing his total personal outlay to $9.6 million — half again as much as his opponents have spent combined.

  • Pretty quiet out there on the Insurance Commissioner campaign front Wednesday, June 2, 2010 � by scott

    The campaigns for Insurance Commissioner nominations are getting drowned out by the bigger races at the top of the primary ticket.

  • Rocks start flying in Dem attorney general race Thursday, May 27, 2010 � by scott

    A bit of friction between Kamala Harris and Chris Kelly livens up the race for the Democratic attorney general nomination.