Attack ads on TV may decide who wins next week's Republican primary campaigns for Governor and US Senator. Will there be a high price to pay? Is the state's largest private utility pushing its own interests with Proposition 16? What's the role of teachers in the race for Superintendent of Public Instruction? On our rebroadcast of today's To the Point, even some Israelis say their leaders fell into a trap, telling commandos to slide down ropes from hovering helicopters into an angry crowd. We update the Gaza-Strip aid-ship incident from Jerusalem, Istanbul, Washington and the UN.
What Wins in June May Bite Back in November
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Whitman, Fiorina Surge in Latest Poll
The latest poll on next week's elections shows Meg Whitman and Carly Fiorina gaining ground in Republican primaries for Governor and US Senator .
Israel under Siege after Deadly Raid on Gaza Protest Flotilla
Turkey is Israel's closest ally in the Muslim world, but Prime Minister Recep Erdogan called yesterday's attack "a bloody massacre." In Washington, Turkey's foreign...
PG&E Goes All In for Proposition 16
The state's largest private utility, Pacific Gas and Electric , has spent more than $46 million on Proposition 16. Opponents call it an effort to stamp out public power....