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Hillary Clinton to Stump, Fundraise in SF

Hillary Clinton to Stump, Fundraise in SF

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is stumping across the country to be POTUS - with immigration reform as the latest topic of the day - she is headed to the Bay Area, specifically to fundraise in San Francisco and Portola Valley. Read »

2 hours ago
Chuck Norris Endorses Mike Huckabee for President

Chuck Norris Endorses Mike Huckabee for President

Mike Huckabee just announced Tuesday morning that he would be once again seeking the Republican nomination for... Read »

May 5, 2015
Huckabee Launches 2016 Presidential Bid

Huckabee Launches 2016 Presidential Bid

Former Gov. Mike Huckabee has declared his candidacy for president in the hometown he shares with former President... Read »

May 5, 2015
CA's Carbon Emissions Goals Attainable?

CA's Carbon Emissions Goals Attainable?

California Governor Jerry Brown announced last week a new plan for reducing the state‚Äôs greenhouse gas emissions. Watch »

May 4, 2015
Critic of Presidential Hopeful Carly Fiorina Uses Her Domain Name

Critic of Presidential Hopeful Carly Fiorina Uses Her Domain Name

A website domain using the name of Presidential hopeful and former Hewlett-Packard tech executive Carly Fiorina... Watch »

May 4, 2015
Clinton Takes Hit, But Holds Edge Over GOP Rivals: Poll

Clinton Takes Hit, But Holds Edge Over GOP Rivals: Poll

More people hold "unfavorable" views of Hillary Clinton after weeks of scrutiny over her emails and... Read »

May 5, 2015
Ex-Christie Aides Plead Not Guilty

Ex-Christie Aides Plead Not Guilty

Two former political allies of Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie entered not guilty pleas Monday after they... Watch »

May 4, 2015

"I Am Running for President": Carly Fiorina Enters 2016 Race

Former technology executive Carly Fiorina says she's seeking GOP presidential nomination. Read »

May 4, 2015
Ben Carson:

Ben Carson: "I'm a Candidate for President"

Retired surgeon Ben Carson has made it official, telling a crowd in his hometown of Detroit that he's running for... Read »

May 4, 2015
Has California Fulfilled Its Obligation to Reduce Overcrowded Prisons?

Has California Fulfilled Its Obligation to Reduce Overcrowded Prisons?

California has finally complied with a federal court order to reduce overcrowded state prisons. Watch »

May 3, 2015
Japan Prime Minister Gives Speech at Stanford Amid Protests

Japan Prime Minister Gives Speech at Stanford Amid Protests

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivered a speech at Stanford University Thursday amid demands by Korean-Americans... Watch »

Apr 30, 2015
Sen. Sanders Announces White House Bid

Sen. Sanders Announces White House Bid

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders discusses his plans to run for the White House in 2016. Watch »

Apr 30, 2015
Bernie Sanders:

Bernie Sanders: "I Am Running for President"

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, the self-described "democratic socialist" from Vermont, has jumped into the 2016... Watch »

Apr 30, 2015
Is Now Obama's Chance to Be Blunt on Race?

Is Now Obama's Chance to Be Blunt on Race?

This, NBC's First Read team writes, could be Obama's chance to confront race issues head-on, late in a presidency... Read »

Apr 29, 2015
Clinton Calls for End to

Clinton Calls for End to "Mass Incarceration"

Pointing to a wave of violence in Baltimore, Hillary Clinton said in New York City Wednesday that the nation's... Watch »

Apr 29, 2015
Examining Beall's Proposal On Deferred Road Repairs

Examining Beall's Proposal On Deferred Road Repairs

California faces nearly $60 billion in deferred road repairs and the cost is going up every year. Now, a local state Watch »

Apr 28, 2015
Could High Court Give GOP Escape Hatch on Marriage?

Could High Court Give GOP Escape Hatch on Marriage?

The biggest political story Tuesday was the one playing out at the Supreme Court, which was hearing oral arguments... Read »

Apr 28, 2015

"Clinton Cash" Author: Yes, Evidence Is Circumstantial

The conservative author of the new book "Clinton Cash" has admitted in back to back interviews that he has no direct... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Lawmakers Try to Curb Smoking in California

Lawmakers Try to Curb Smoking in California

New efforts are underway in California to snuff out smoking--or at least make it even more difficult for smokers to... Watch »

Apr 27, 2015
WATCH: Cecily Strong's Best Jokes at Correspondents' Dinner

WATCH: Cecily Strong's Best Jokes at Correspondents' Dinner

"Saturday Night Live" cast member Cecily Strong levied her characteristically biting humor at Washington's... Read »

Apr 25, 2015

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