The presidential straw poll planned for this weekend's California Republican Party convention will give an early indication of how Golden State Republicans at the gathering view their options for taking on President Barack Obama next year.
We'll post the results from the straw poll once they are unveiled Saturday night. In the meantime, let us know which presidential hopeful you would pick in our Capitol Alert straw poll survey. We've used the list of candidates the CRP will include on its ballot here in Los Angeles.
To see what professional pollsters have found about California Republicans' presidential preferences, check out the latest Field Poll results at this link.