Dan Schnur

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Name: Dan Schnur
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Calls grow for wider inquiry into bidding on L.A. Unified iPad project

A day after Los Angeles Unified abruptly suspended the contract for its controversial iPad project, there were growing calls for a more thorough investigation into whether the bidding process for the $1-billion program was improperly handled.The district ... [Published Los Angeles Times - 6 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Dems, Republicans come together to strike out ALS

Photo courtesy of ATVNDirector of the Jesse M. Unruh Institue of Politics, Dan Schnur, center, performs the “ALS Ice Bucket Challenge” with USC College Republicans president, Jennifer Ann Massey, left, and USC College Democrats president, Alec White, ... [Published Daily Trojan - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Billionaire's climate change ads leave fact-checkers cold

Bay Area billionaire Tom Steyer's blitz against candidates who are soft on climate change is underway in seven states, but some prominent fact-checking groups say he's emitting enough hot air to melt a few glaciers.Negative reviews from watchdogs like ... [Published Oakland Tribune - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Perry charges mar presidential potential

Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s indictment makes him the third potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate accused of abusing the power of his office, complicating the party’s search to find someone to take on Democrat Hillary Clinton, if she runs.Perry, ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Will voters' eyes glaze over at this race?

SACRAMENTO When voters think of a secretary of state, they think of a globe-trotting national figure. But when it comes to California’s secretary of state, most voters probably have little idea what that office-holder does. Even those who run for this ... [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 2 reports

Palin Urged To Lead Third Party, But Despite Dysfunction No New Force Is Likely In Washington

NEW YORK -- On Tuesday conservative activist and commentator Steve Baldwin penned an article for the right-leaning website Barbwire calling for the emergence of a third political party in the US, one made up of religious and fiscal conservatives that ... [Published Huffington Post UK - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Poll: How Much Money Should Congress Approve for the Border Crisis?

More than $3.7 billion: 13%The $3.7 billion President Obama requested: 69%Less than $3.7 billion: 18%None: 0% "$3.7 billion will fly out the door, and there will be an almost immediate need for more. He should ask for $5 billion." "They want him to take ... [Published National Journal - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

California’s party-switchers miss the vote

California politicians who’ve abandoned the Republican Party haven’t fared well in recent elections.Even in a one-party state like California, voters don’t trust politicians who experience a convenient political conversion. At the state and local level, ... [Published U-T San Diego - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Editorial: Apocalyptic vision becomes tiresome

Polling this month indicated that among the causes of widespread stress among Americans is relentless news about national politics.In a nation that has prided itself on decades and centuries of progress, we are stymied by a perpetual campaign industry ... [Published Wallowa County Chieftain - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Are no-party candidates what America needs?

Listen Op-ed: 11min 52sec Guests Dan Schnur: Director of the Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics at University of Southern CaliforniaIn a recent op-ed in the LA Times , Dan Schnur argues that candidates running without party affiliation might be ... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Chuck Schumer wants the U.S. to adopt a top-two primary system. But is it working?

The below was initially posted last month. Today, we are re-upping it in light of Sen. Charles Schumer's (D-N.Y.) op-ed calling for other states to adopt similar systems .California's primary last month left seven intra-party congressional races for ... [Published Washington Post - Jul 22 2014]
First reported May 28 2014 - Updated May 28 2014 - 1 reports

Schnur: How to Clean Up Sacramento

What do you do when a crime wave hits the State Capitol? What do you do when three California State Senators are arrested, indicted or convicted of felony offenses in the first three months of the year? If you are State Senate Pro Tem Darrell ... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 28 2014]

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...Even if no laws were broken, the appearances are absolutely horrible," said Dan Schnur, director of the USC Jesse M Unruh Institute of Politics. "it's hard to interpret what aquino said in any other way than that he wanted to fix the bid process before it even got started."

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Calls grow for wider inquiry into bidding on L.... [Published Los Angeles Times - 6 hours ago]
Dems, Republicans come together to strike out ALS [Published Daily Trojan - Aug 26 2014]
Billionaire's climate change ads leave fact-che... [Published Oakland Tribune - Aug 22 2014]
Perry charges mar presidential potential [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Aug 17 2014]
Will voters' eyes glaze over at this race? [Published U-T San Diego - Aug 15 2014]
Palin Urged To Lead Third Party, But Despite Dy... [Published Huffington Post UK - Aug 06 2014]
Palin Urged To Lead Third Party, But Despite Dy... [Published Huffington Post UK - Aug 06 2014]
Poll: How Much Money Should Congress Approve fo... [Published National Journal - Jul 25 2014]
Poll: Does Passing a Border Spending Bill Help ... [Published National Journal - Jul 25 2014]
California’s party-switchers miss the vote [Published U-T San Diego - Jul 25 2014]
Editorial: Apocalyptic vision becomes tiresome [Published Wallowa County Chieftain - Jul 23 2014]
Are no-party candidates what America needs? [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Jul 22 2014]
Chuck Schumer wants the U.S. to adopt a top-two... [Published Washington Post - Jul 22 2014]
Padilla's Weak Showing Provides Window for GOP ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 07 2014]
Indicted, Inactive Leland Yee Finishes Strong T... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 04 2014]
Republican Elan Carr Wins in 'Safely Democratic... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 04 2014]
Republican Pete Peterson, Democrat Alex Padilla... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 04 2014]
How California’s new primary system hopes to le... [Published PBS - Jun 02 2014]
Schnur: How to Clean Up Sacramento [Published Breitbart Feed - May 28 2014]
Democrat, Republican Candidates Increasingly Av... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 16 2014]
The Jungle Primary [Published Swampland - May 15 2014]
Pulling aside the curtain at candidate interviews [Published San Francisco Chronicle - May 10 2014]
The Wrong Candidates For the Right Reasons [Published Calitics - Front Page - May 05 2014]
Chronicle recommends: Dan Schnur for secretary ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - May 02 2014]
CA SoS Candidate Slams Dark Money in Animated V... [Published The BRAD BLOG - Apr 29 2014]
The Candidates Agree: Debra Bowen Isn't Doing H... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 24 2014]
Yee Remains on Secretary of State Ballot--in Fi... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 23 2014]
Sacramento Press Club Excludes Green Party's CA... [Published The BRAD BLOG - Apr 21 2014]
California Dems Worried Their Corruption Scanda... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 27 2014]
Leland Yee Arrested in SF Chinese Gang Investig... [Published Calitics - Front Page - Mar 26 2014]
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Padilla's Weak Showing Provides Window for GOP ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 07 2014]
While there are still hundreds of thousands of late absentee and provisional ballots left to be counted before the final certification of last Thursday’s primary election, there aren’t enough votes left to change the fact that Democrat state Senator ...
Indicted, Inactive Leland Yee Finishes Strong T... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 04 2014]
Indicted state Sen. Leland Yee looks to finish a relatively strong third in the race for California Secretary of State, despite the fact that he dropped out of the race months ago, according to the Los Angeles Times election results tracker . Republican ...
Republican Elan Carr Wins in 'Safely Democratic... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 04 2014]
California's 33rd District is rated "safely Democrat" by Rothenberg Political Report/Roll Call and has been represented by Democrat Rep. Henry Waxman for 40 years. Republican Elan Carr just won the 33rd District primary. Carr and Democratic state ...
Republican Pete Peterson, Democrat Alex Padilla... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 04 2014]
With 82.5% of precincts reporting, Republican Pete Peterson and Democrat Alex Padilla are locked in a neck-and-neck battle in the California Secretary of State race, although both will ultimately move on to the general election in November, according ...
Schnur: How to Clean Up Sacramento [Published Breitbart Feed - May 28 2014]
What do you do when a crime wave hits the State Capitol? What do you do when three California State Senators are arrested, indicted or convicted of felony offenses in the first three months of the year? If you are State Senate Pro Tem Darrell ...
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