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Former Candidate Launches New PAC to Flip California House Seats
Michael Eggman wants to build up the Democratic bench

Democrat Michael Eggman is launching “Red to Blue California.” (Courtesy Michael Eggman Congress Facebook page)

Former congressional candidate Michael Eggman is starting a new group to achieve what he could not do alone: flip House seats in California from Republican to Democrat.

Eggman is launching the “Red to Blue California” political action committee Monday, targeting seven House Republicans who represent districts in the Golden State that Democrat Hillary Clinton carried in 2016. 

Contested California House Race Gets Ugly
Both Rep. Steve Knight, challenger Bryan Caforio slinging mud

Republican Rep. Steve Knight is in a tight race against Democrat Bryan Caforio in California’s 25th District. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call file photo)

As the national parties turn their attention and money toward a vulnerable California House Republican, the campaign has taken a turn for the worse. 

Incumbent Rep. Steve Knight and Democratic challenger Bryan Caforio have been trading insults and accusations over deceptive campaign practices, sexual harassment allegations against a former staffer, and collusion with outside groups. 

With Big Lead in California Senate Race, Harris Focuses Down Ballot
Opponent Sanchez says she's not paying attention to Harris

California Senate candidate Kamala Harris is campaigning for other Democrats in some key races for Congress and the state Assembly. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images file photo)

With a comfortable lead in her Senate campaign, California Attorney General General Kamala Harris is turning her attention to helping some down-ballot Democrats in their races.

Most polls show Harris beating 10-term Rep. Loretta Sanchez, by double digits. The two Democrats finished 1-2 in the state’s open primary to replace retiring Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer.