Skip to comments.TIM DONNELLY: Former Minuteman clinches GOP Assembly nomination
Posted on 07/16/2010 6:12:22 PM PDT by SmithL
Sacramento, Calif. (AP) --
Just a few years ago, as head of California's largest Minuteman group, Tim Donnelly worked to fend off outsiders seeking to cross the state's borders.
He now finds himself the outsider as he attempts to step into the political arena and take a seat in the state Legislature. Donnelly, 43, stands a strong chance of becoming the first tea party member to win high office in California.
On Friday, the Secretary of State's office is expected to certify his 631-vote margin of victory for the Republican primary in the 59th Assembly District, which is split evenly between Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties.
Final reports from registrars in both counties say he has won the primary.
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Congrats to a Fellow Minuteman!!
I like Donnelly, but his fat kid brother Mike needs to stop campaigning for him. He is a PR embarrassment.