California Republicans Soul-Search in Sacramento
California's Republican Party is plotting a comeback, again. GOP stalwarts gathered in Sacramento over the weekend for their bi-annual convention. In recent years, there's been a tug of war between pragmatists desperate to win at the ballot box and old-timers who don't want to change tack. After the drubbing in November, the pragmatists appear to be gaining the upper hand.
Mentors Inspire Young Medical Student to Pursue Dream
There was little in her background to suggest Vanessa Armendariz could become a doctor. But at key moments when she was growing up, mentors from similar circumstances made her dream seem possible. She explains as part of our occasional series, "What's Your Story?"