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California Republicans Try to Galvanize Base at Convention

23 min
at 10:00 AM
An exterior of the state capitol is shown on January 5, 2006 in Sacramento, California.  (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

The California Republican Party convention takes place this weekend in San Diego. On the table are discussions about the eight Republican-held congressional seats vulnerable to takeover by the Democrats, and fears that neither Republican candidate for governor will make it to the November runoff. KQED political reporter Marisa Lagos gives us scoop.