Alex Tavlian

Alex Tavlian

Alex Tavlian is the Executive Editor of The San Joaquin Valley Sun and Executive Director of Valley Future Foundation. You can reach Alex at

Brand threatens vetoes facing bloated budget

With controversial proposals aplenty, Fresno Mayor Lee Brand may rely on line-item vetoes on the 2020 budget to maintain spending with projected revenue.

Costa, Kamala Harris trade endorsements

Harris’ endorsement will send a message to potential contenders looking to challenge Costa, chief among them: Fresno City Councilwoman Esmeralda Soria.