When Assemblyman Chad Mayes, the leader of the California Assembly Republican Caucus, sold out and voted for the largest gas tax increase in American history, I led the charge to successfully oust him.
Grassroots activists were understandably pissed off and seething with anger. When I broke the news that Mayes had been having an affair with a colleague it provided the rocket fuel needed to boost the cap and trade gas tax into orbit.Continue reading
In my younger days of Republican activism when I worked for a state legislator, we commonly referred to a group of Democrat legislators as the "Pervert Caucus" given their penchant to promote bills that relaxed the punishments given to sex offenders and other such nonsense. Some of you might remember the names Mark Leno and Jackie Goldberg.
Anyway, I never thought I would live to see the day when the California Republican Party itself became the "Pervert Caucus." What the hell happened?Continue reading
In a recent newspaper article, Senator Tom Berryhill freely admitted that he no longer lives in his own senate district and stated that he "legally can represent a senate district in which he doesn’t live as long as he resided there when elected."
After conducting a thorough review of publicly available information and government documents, American Children First believes State Senator Tom Berryhill (R-Twain Harte) did not legally reside within Senate District 8 (map) at the time he was elected in 2014. We call upon the Stanislaus and Tuolumne County District Attorneys to investigate the matter thoroughly.
This is the second installment of our "Leaked Audio featuring Assemblyman Chad Mayes" series. Our previous blog post centered on Mayes' slamming of his Senate GOP colleagues. He accused them of spreading erroneous information about AB 398 in the weeks leading up to the vote which tainted the public narrative and caused him to face calls for his resignation as the GOP Assembly Caucus Leader.
In this installment, Mayes insists that voting for the largest gas tax increase in American history is actually consistent with the California Republican Party platform.Continue reading
Attendees of the San Bernardino County Republican Central Committee meeting featuring Assemblyman Chad Mayes were informed that any recording of the proceedings was prohibited. However, American Children First has received several clips of the August 10 get together.Continue reading