Senate District 1

Our View: Assembly 4 race is so nice, you’ll want to vote twice

Next month, Auburn-area voters will join others from Roseville to the Nevada border in testing the state’s new Open Primary law. But it’s more than a test, as the outcome cou ...

District 1 has a new senator

Senate District 1 officially has a new representative. Judge Don Currier gave the oath of office to Sen. Ted Gaines, R-Roseville, at 9 a.m. Thursday in the Senate Chambers of the ...

Gaines Senate win spurs on Assembly election

Ted Gaines’ Senate District 1 win leaves the 4th Assembly District seat open, and several people are already thinking of filling it, including Gaines’ wife, Beth. The Califor ...

Ted Gaines wins Senate race

Assemblyman Ted Gaines won the Senate District 1 special election race with 63.2 percent of the vote as reported by the California Secretary of State’s office at 11 p.m. Tuesday. ...

District 1 candidates talk pensions, taxes

One of four candidates for the state Senate District 1 seat, Assemblyman Ted Gaines, suggested that bringing back the lumberjack industry would deter marijuana growths in rural are ...