Candlelites

Everything from Everywhere

former gop leader of the california assembly recruits schwarzenegger as he looks to find a new way for the party - Search

former gop leader of the california assembly recruits schwarzenegger as he looks to find a new way for the party Searched between all the resources and sites across the web. To view the full text news click on the links searched. All links are displayed with the source site.



former gop leader of the california assembly recruits schwarzenegger as he looks


saying it’s time for his party to regain its relevance in california, the former assembly republican leader said tuesday he’s launched a new political organization to focus on issues where the gop can find common ground with voters who now routinely elect democrats.“i think a lot of us are feeling very nervous about going into 2018 with the current dynamics that we’re facing today,” said assemblyman chad mayes (r-yucca valley). “and i think, in large part, that’s because republicans have failed to be able to reach out to folks, to average folks, in california.”“they don’t think we care about them. they don’t think we are working for their benefit,” he said.the mayes effort will be called “new way california” and will get help from the state’s most prominent republican, former gov. arnold s






california politics podcast: republicans seek a reset in picking a new assembly


republicans in the state assembly chose a new leader this week, but it's unclear whether their vote will end the rancor of the last few weeks or reopen old wounds about gop relevance in a state where its ranks have consistently thinned.on this week's california politics podcast, we look at the broader political takeaway from the decision to oust assembly republican leader chad mayes (r-yucca valley). and on the democratic side of the aisle, old battles also resurfaced with news that the assembly speaker wants a fresh look at ideas on universal healthcare in california.






schwarzenegger props up mayes after lawmaker's support of cap-and-trade costs hi


former gov. arnold schwarzenegger on monday offered support for assemblyman chad mayes, who recently lost his republican leadership post because of his support for the cap-and-trade climate change program championed by democrats.schwarzenegger, a longtime proponent of such efforts to fight climate change, used facetime to call in and laud mayes at a sacramento fundraiser, according to a source familiar with the former governor’s remarks.he “really pumped him up,” said the person, who requested anonymity to speak candidly about schwarzenegger’s remarks. the former governor “said [mayes] is the type of republican california needs.”the moment was notable, but not surprising.mayes was forced to announce last week that he was stepping aside as the assembly minority leader after weeks of tumult






trump is 'in love with me'


arnold schwarzenegger and president donald trump. (photo: thomas samson, afp/getty images)arnold schwarzenegger has a theory about why president trump continues to fixate on him."i think he's in love with me," schwarzenegger said tuesday on siriusxm's the michael smerconish program."is that what it is?" host smerconish asked"yeah, i think so," schwarzenegger replied. he laughed after smerconish referred to schwarzenegger's "long relationship" with trump.trump has indeed obsessed over the actor and former california governor, specifically about how schwarzenegger fared as the host of the new celebrity apprentice, bringing it up on twitter and at the national prayer breakfast. the president's most recent post:also in the interview with smerconish, schwarzenegger talked about the political di






trump is 'in love with me'


arnold schwarzenegger and president donald trump. (photo: thomas samson, afp/getty images)arnold schwarzenegger has a theory about why president trump continues to fixate on him."i think he's in love with me," schwarzenegger said tuesday on siriusxm's the michael smerconish program."is that what it is?" host smerconish asked"yeah, i think so," schwarzenegger replied. he laughed after smerconish referred to schwarzenegger's "long relationship" with trump.trump has indeed obsessed over the actor and former california governor, specifically about how schwarzenegger fared as the host of the new celebrity apprentice, bringing it up on twitter and at the national prayer breakfast. the president's most recent post:also in the interview with smerconish, schwarzenegger talked about the political di






trump: schwarzenegger was bad as california governor and on tv, 'but at least he


president trump said friday that arnold schwarzenegger "tried hard" to make "celebrity apprentice" a success, but has failed. the president kept alive a theme he brought up a day earlier during his first appearance at the national prayer breakfast. trump, who once hosted the nbc reality tv show, took a pot s there at schwarzenegger, the current host and former california governor, over a ratings nosedive for the show. schwarzenegger responded quickly to thursday's remarks in a video on his verified twitter account, suggesting that he and trump switch jobs.






california republicans tell assembly gop leader chad mayes to step down


the california republican party’s board voted friday evening to urge chad mayes to step down from his position as leader of the party’s assembly caucus, continuing the bitter fallout over last month’s vote to extend the state cap-and-trade program.mayes was one of eight republicans, seven of them in the assembly, who helped extend california’s premier program on climate change. he defended his decision as a necessary step to increase support for republicans in a state where voters overwhelmingly back taking action against global warming, but he angered conservative members of the party who viewed the legislation as bad policy and bad politics.harmeet dhillon, one of two of the state’s representatives to the republican national committee, said mayes had failed to protect “the integrity of t






schwarzenegger laughs off trump's jabs: 'i think it is helping us, putting the s


president trump has many enemies he likes to target on social media: “failing” newspapers, political adversaries in both parties, foreign nations, former president obama. but he shares many of the same characteristics, at least on paper, with one nemesis he has repeatedly singled out: former california gov. arnold schwarzenegger.wealthy republicans who were internationally known celebrities long before they ran for office, trump and schwarzenegger both were elected to top posts without electoral experience and have checkered histories with women. at one time, they had a warm relationship, and trump supported schwarzenegger’s gubernatorial efforts.but now there’s a hard freeze on the relationship, with the former california governor offering to replace trump in the white house so americans






schwarzenegger laughs off trump's jabs: 'i think it is helping us, putting the s


president trump has many enemies he likes to target on social media: “failing” newspapers, political adversaries in both parties, foreign nations, former president obama. but he shares many of the same characteristics, at least on paper, with one nemesis he has repeatedly singled out: former california gov. arnold schwarzenegger.wealthy republicans who were internationally known celebrities long before they ran for office, trump and schwarzenegger both were elected to top posts without electoral experience and have checkered histories with women. at one time, they had a warm relationship, and trump supported schwarzenegger’s gubernatorial efforts.but now there’s a hard freeze on the relationship, with the former california governor offering to replace trump in the white house so americans






california politics updates: legislature returns as assembly republicans are ask


the california republican party’s board voted friday evening to urge chad mayes to step down from his position as leader of the party’s assembly caucus, continuing the bitter fallout over last month’s vote to extend the state cap-and-trade program.mayes was one of eight republicans, seven of them in the assembly, who helped extend california’s premier program on climate change. he defended his decision as a necessary step to increase support for republicans in a state where voters overwhelmingly back taking action against global warming, but he angered conservative members of the party who viewed the legislation as bad policy and bad politics.harmeet dhillon, one of two of the state’s representatives to the republican national committee, said mayes had failed to protect “the integrity of t






arnold schwarzenegger attacks trump over budget plans


almost a month after president donald trump and former california gov. arnold schwarzenegger’s feud over the low ratings of the “the new celebrity apprentice,” the latter has targeted the president for his proposed budget plans. during a speech wednesday, schwarzenegger criticized the president for his proposed $1.2 billion cut to after-school programs. schwarzenegger made the speech…






schwarzenegger 'keeping options open' as far as run for u.s. senate


former california gov. arnold schwarzenegger, a republican, may not have ruled out trying to get back into government, stoking speculation about whether he could challenge democrat sen. dianne feinstein in 2018.his spokesman, daniel ketchell, said schwarzenegger is focused on championing redistricting reform across the nation, just as he did in california. but, as first reported by politico, he is “keeping all his options open” about jumping back into politics, ketchell said.politico cited “gop political insiders” who said the former governor was mulling a comeback, but a source close to schwarzenegger told the los angeles times it’s not true.when asked if schwarzenegger was considering a run for senate, ketchell didn’t say yes and he didn’t say no.“what he cares about right now is how we






in jab at trump, schwarzenegger and macron team up to 'make the planet great aga


arnold schwarzenegger has never hesitated to call in backup.but now schwarzenegger's nemesis is a billionaire who commands america's military and has round-the-clock access to nuclear weapons.so to strike the latest blow in his twitter war with president donald trump, schwarzenegger has recruited french president emmanuel macron.schwarzenegger tweeted this weekend: "i was truly honored to meet with president emmanuel macron about how we can work together for a clean energy future. he's a great leader."the former california governor took to twitter after trump said he was withdrawing the u.s. from the 2015 paris climate agreement. in a nearly three-minute message on twitter, schwarzenegger said trump was derelict in his duties as president."one man cannot destroy our progress," the movie st






california republican leaders clash over climate change


sacramento — a contentious, intra-party dispute over a republican lawmaker who helped propel a bipartisan climate bill to victory last month is underscoring just how hard it is for the gop to find a direction in politically progressive california.assembly republican leader chad mayes, r-yucca valley, has come under withering attack from party stalwarts who say he sold out republican values by supporting gov. jerry brown’s plan to limit global-warming greenhouse gases. they are insisting on his ouster — even though powerful business interests supported the deal and a growing number of californians want action to slow climate change.in taking that stance, california gop leaders are in line with climate change-skeptical counterparts across the country. but mayes and like-minded republicans in






california republican leaders clash over climate change


sacramento — a contentious, intra-party dispute over a republican lawmaker who helped propel a bipartisan climate bill to victory last month is underscoring just how hard it is for the gop to find a direction in politically progressive california.assembly republican leader chad mayes, r-yucca valley, has come under withering attack from party stalwarts who say he sold out republican values by supporting gov. jerry brown’s plan to limit global-warming greenhouse gases. they are insisting on his ouster — even though powerful business interests supported the deal and a growing number of californians want action to slow climate change.in taking that stance, california gop leaders are in line with climate change-skeptical counterparts across the country. but mayes and like-minded republicans in






asked if arnold schwarzenegger might run for senate, the former governor's spoke


former california republican gov. arnold schwarzenegger hasn’t ruled out trying to get back into government, stoking speculation about whether he may challenge democrat sen. dianne feinstein in 2018. his spokesman, daniel ketchell, said schwarzenegger is focused on championing redistricting reform across the nation , just as he did in california. but, as first reported by politico , he is “keeping all his options open” about jumping back into politics, ketchell said. when asked if schwarzenegger was considering a run for senate, ketchell didn’t say yes and he didn’t say no. “what he cares about right now is how we can pass redistricting reform in other states,” ketchell said thursday afternoon. “that’s his main focus now.” “we are keeping all of our options open as far as how we can accomp






arnold schwarzenegger bows out of celebrity apprentice, citing trump’s ‘baggage’


arnold schwarzenegger on friday said he would not appear on another season of the apprentice citing president donald trump, the hill reports.“even if asked i would decline,” schwarzenegger said. “i learned a lot, i had a great time, it was a really great opportunity. but under the circumstances i don’t want to do it again.”“with trump being involved in the show people have a bad taste and don’t want to participate as a spectator or sponsor or in any other way support the show,” he continued. “it’s a very divisive period right now and i think the show got caught up in all that division.”in a statement, schwarzenegger added that he “loved” working with the apprentice team, adding he would “absolutely work with all of them again on a show that doesn’t have this baggage.”last month, trump igni






asked if arnold schwarzenegger might make a run for senate, the former governor'


former california republican gov. arnold schwarzenegger may not have ruled out trying to get back into government, stoking speculation about whether he could challenge democrat sen. dianne feinstein in 2018.the scenario seems unlikely given that schwarzenegger is a former republican governor in an increasingly democratic state. he would also carry with him the weight of personal scandal and his rocky final term as governor.his spokesman, daniel ketchell, said schwarzenegger is focused on championing redistricting reform across the nation, just as he did in california. but, as first reported by politico, he is “keeping all his options open.”politico cited "gop political insiders" who said the former governor was mulling a comeback, but a source close to schwarzenegger told the times it's no






schwarzenegger turns tables on trump and ridicules approval ratings and budget c


like many great celebrity feuds, the ongoing spat between former host of "the apprentice" donald trump and former host of "the new celebrity apprentice" arnold schwarzenegger has persisted long after its prescribed expiration date (much like the tv series each man hosted).the latest wrinkle has schwarzenegger needling trump over his lackluster approval ratings after the president lambasted schwarzenegger for shoddy "apprentice" ratings.in a video tweet posted early tuesday morning, schwarzenegger mocked trump's low numbers while taking a shot at his budget blueprint."what do you expect when you take away after-school programs for children and meals on wheels for the poor people?" schwarzenegger said. "that's not what you call 'making america great again.' "schwarzenegger went on to ask tru






sinn féin close the gap on dup in ni assembly


image copyrightpaimage caption ulster unionist leader mike nesbitt is to resign after a poor assembly election result for his party the democratic unionist party has been narrowly returned as the biggest party but sinn féin was the biggest winner in the ni assembly election.the party has come within a seat of drawing level with the dup, which came into the election with 10 more seats.there were a number of electoral surprises - the most dramatic was the announcement by ulster unionist leader mike nesbitt that he was to resign.sinn féin and the dup have three weeks to establish a government.a total of 64.8% of the electorate voted - up 10 points on last year's assembly election.image copyrightpress eyeimage caption voting took place at various polling stations in northern ireland on thursda






sinn féin close the gap on dup in ni assembly


image copyrightpaimage caption ulster unionist leader mike nesbitt is to resign after a poor assembly election result for his party the democratic unionist party has been narrowly returned as the biggest party but sinn féin was the biggest winner in the ni assembly election.the party has come within a seat of drawing level with the dup, which came into the election with 10 more seats.there were a number of electoral surprises - the most dramatic was the announcement by ulster unionist leader mike nesbitt that he was to resign.sinn féin and the dup have three weeks to establish a government.a total of 64.8% of the electorate voted - up 10 points on last year's assembly election.image copyrightpress eyeimage caption voting took place at various polling stations in northern ireland on thursda






california gop vice chair steps down, setting off search for state party's next


kristin olsen, vice chair of the california republican party, announced sunday she is stepping down from her post, setting off a search for the state party's next leader.the former member of the state assembly cited being a single mother, as well as her work as a consultant and on the stanislaus county board of supervisors, for her decision to resign. “given the challenges before the party, it is essential that we have officers who can fully commit to their volunteer positions. for both personal and professional reasons, i no longer have sufficient time to do so,” olsen wrote in a letter to party delegates.olsen, who became state party vice chair last year and has strong relationships with donors, was widely expected to succeed state party chairman jim brulte when he retired. brulte, who h






schwarzenegger talks climate change with french president


paris (ap) — former california gov. arnold schwarzenegger says the environment shouldn’t be a partisan issue.the actor-turned-republican politician told reporters in paris on friday that he had a “wonderful” one-hour meeting with french president emmanuel macron. schwarzenegger says he and macron, a centrist, discussed climate change.“we all breathe the same,” he said after macron saw him to the steps of the presidential elysee palace.schwarzenegger has publicly sparred with u.s. president donald trump, a fellow republican and “apprentice” host who is withdrawing the u.s. from a global climate accord reached in paris and taken jabs at schwarzenegger’s tv ratings.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.before leaving the elysee, the former hollywood star went back up the p






california politics updates: cap-and-trade action posts strong results


the california republican party’s board voted friday evening to urge chad mayes to step down from his position as leader of the party’s assembly caucus, continuing the bitter fallout over last month’s vote to extend the state cap-and-trade program.mayes was one of eight republicans, seven of them in the assembly, who helped extend california’s premier program on climate change. he defended his decision as a necessary step to increase support for republicans in a state where voters overwhelmingly back taking action against global warming, but he angered conservative members of the party who viewed the legislation as bad policy and bad politics.harmeet dhillon, one of two of the state’s representatives to the republican national committee, said mayes had failed to protect “the integrity of t






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






arnold schwarzenegger is considering a senate run, politico reports


closeskip in skipxembedxshare hours after donald trump accused barack obama of wiretapping trump tower, the president shifted his crosshairs toward arnold schwarzenegger, claiming the actor and former governor was fired from the new celebrity apprentice. timeaction movie star and former california governor arnold schwarzenegger is considering a run for the u.s. senate, politico reported thursday.and why not? hosting the apprentice is an obvious launching pad for a political campaign, after all."several gop political insiders in california" told politico that schwarzenegger is mulling a run in 2018 for democratic sen. dianne feinstein's seat. at this point, it's not certain if feinstein — who would turn 85 in 2018 — will seek re-election, although the san francisco chronicle reported last m






schwarzenegger considering running for u.s. senate in 2018 – the mercury news


san francisco — former california gov. arnold schwarzenegger is mulling a political comeback, politico reported thursday, citing several unnamed “gop political insiders in california.”the prospect of schwarzenegger’s return to elected politics by entering the 2018 u.s. senate race — possibly as an independent — is generating buzz in state republican circles, “fueled by the former governor’s seeming ability to get under the skin of president donald trump on social media,” politico said.trump has recently exchanged caustic tweets with schwarzenegger, who followed trump as the host of nbc’s “celebrity apprentice.”democratic sen. dianne feinstein has not yet announced whether she will run for another six-year term. but jumping into the race “would give arnold the stage to jam trump for the nex






schwarzenegger considering running for u.s. senate in 2018 – the mercury news


san francisco — former california gov. arnold schwarzenegger is mulling a political comeback, politico reported thursday, citing several unnamed “gop political insiders in california.”the prospect of schwarzenegger’s return to elected politics by entering the 2018 u.s. senate race — possibly as an independent — is generating buzz in state republican circles, “fueled by the former governor’s seeming ability to get under the skin of president donald trump on social media,” politico said.trump has recently exchanged caustic tweets with schwarzenegger, who followed trump as the host of nbc’s “celebrity apprentice.”democratic sen. dianne feinstein has not yet announced whether she will run for another six-year term. but jumping into the race “would give arnold the stage to jam trump for the nex






mario story: craft mode


if you are looking for a cool platformer that would have dragged on for several weeks, mario story: craft mode - your best choice. run and jump with lepom 11 delightful levels of this excellent platformer. more than 100 million people can not be wrong. in the village of leprechauns it had a great sunny day. lep friends sunbathing and enjoying the weather. suddenly the sky delayed black clouds, lightning and light illuminated it. there were evil trolls, elves have stolen the gold and stole all the villagers. escape was possible only lepu. save his princess and build her a castle. and pump your hero. features: new texture - boss- monsters- level system- multiplayer- crafting- buildingplay right now and absolutely free.