Thursday, March 24, 2011

California Republicans Seek Footing in New Post-Proposition 14 Landscape

CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 14 FALLOUT

  • Republican Convention Scorecard: Grass Roots 2, Establishment 1 (By Buck Weckman, Appeal Democrat) The California Republican Party had been struggling with how to react to Proposition 14, the falsely named "'Open Primary Initiative." Various committees had met for long hours in an attempt to draft amended by-laws that would provide for appropriate voter guidance from the Republican Party. The two opposing factions were those who favored candidate endorsement closer to the voters through county Republican committees and those who favored protecting the incumbent.

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