• Dana Rohrabacher Loses, Eroding Republican Foothold in California

    7 days ago - By NY Times

    Mr. Rohrabacher, who had represented Orange County for 15 terms, was viewed as vulnerable because of his advocacy of President Vladimir Putin of Russia.
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  • Democrat Rouda Wins House Race Over California's Rohrabacher

    Democrat Rouda Wins House Race Over California's Rohrabacher

    7 days ago - By The Huffington Post

    Russia's leading defender on Capitol Hill loses to a Republican-turned-Democrat.
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  • Dana Rohrabacher, a pro-Russia Republican, narrowly loses House seat

    7 days ago - By The Washington Post

    Democrat Harley Rouda, a real estate executive, prevailed in one of California's most closely watched congressional races.
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  • Rouda defeats Rohrabacher in southern California

    7 days ago - By Politico

    Democrat Harley Rouda on Saturday claimed victory in the race for California's 48th Congressional District, unseating 15-term incumbent Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher in one of the most anticipated House contests of the 2018 election cycle. Rouda's victory in Orange County is sure to energize Democrats, who've galvanized to flip several House seats in the traditionally heavily Republican enclave of Orange County in southern California since 2016. His win adds further padding to Democrats' majority in the chamber after the party picked up 30 seats on Election Day, and it brings to a close...
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  • Democrat Rouda wins House race over California's Rohrabacher

    7 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. - Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, a one-time speechwriter for President Ronald Reagan who later became Russia's leading defender on Capitol Hill and an outspoken advocate for legalized marijuana, was defeated Saturday, a victim of California's Democratic tilt and voters' distaste for President Donald Trump.
    Rohrabacher, 71, was defeated by real estate executive Harley Rouda, 56, a Republican-turned-Democrat who pilloried the congressman for his skepticism over climate change and depicted him as an out-of-touch abettor in Washington gridlock.
    With votes continuing...
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  • Democrat Rouda wins House race over California's Rohrabacher

    7 days ago - By ABC News

    Harley Rouda has upset 15-term Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher in Orange County
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  • Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, a pro-Russia Republican, narrowly loses long-held House seat, AP projects

    7 days ago - By The Washington Post

    The California congressman, who was elected in 1988, has been outspoken in his support of Russian President Vladimir Putin, even defending Russia's invasion of Ukraine. He also is one of President Trump's strongest backers. Democrat Harley Rouda defeated Rohrabacher in the Orange County congressional district. This is a developing story. It will be updated.
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  • The Latest: Democrat Rouda wins House race over Rohrabacher

    7 days ago - By National Post

    HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. - The Latest on California House race :
    5:40 p.m.
    Democrat Harley Rouda has upset 15-term Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher in California's Orange County.
    The vote count updated Saturday showed Rouda with 52 per cent of the vote and about 8,500 more votes than Rohrabacher.
    Divisions over President Donald Trump and the MeToo movement shaped the race.
    Rouda, a millionaire real estate investor and former Republican, also depicted Rohrabacher as the face of Washington gridlock and criticized the congressman's climate change skepticism.
    Rohrabacher was first elected in...
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  • Democrat Harley Rouda wins California U.S. House seat, defeats 15-term Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher

    7 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    HUNTINGTON BEACH, California - Democrat Harley Rouda wins California U.S. House seat, defeats 15-term Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher.
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