Former U.N. Ambassador John R. Bolton opens contentious state GOP convention
As California Republicans opened their biannual convention in Sacramento on Friday, former United Nations Ambassador and potential 2012 GOP presidential candidate John R. Bolton delivered a searing indictment of President Obama’s foreign policy.
The speech took place as the state party struggles to deal with its November ballot losses, intra-party fighting over endorsements and whether Republican legislators should negotiate with Gov. Jerry Brown about his budget proposal, which would close a multibillion-dollar deficit partly by extending tax hikes.
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-- Seema Mehta and Maeve Reston in Sacramento