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San Jose Councilman Opposes Oil-By-Rail Idea
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San Jose Councilman Opposes Oil-By-Rail Idea

Ash Kalra of the San Jose City Council is against shipping crude oil by rail through the Bay Area en route to a refinery. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Push To Outlaw Pedestrian Tolls On Golden Gate Bridge

Push To Outlaw Pedestrian Tolls On Golden Gate Bridge

The Golden Gate Bridge would remain henceforth and forever free for walkers and cyclists seeking to cross between... Read »

Nov 26, 2014
How Will Republicans Respond to Obama's Immigration Policy?

How Will Republicans Respond to Obama's Immigration Policy?

NBC Bay Area political analyst Larry Gerston examines President Barack Obama's executive order on immigration and... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Illinois Pension Overhaul Ruled Unconstitutional

Illinois Pension Overhaul Ruled Unconstitutional

An Illinois judge ruled Friday that a law intended to fix the nation's worst state employee pension crisis violates... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Obama Heads to Vegas on Immigration Sales Mission

Obama Heads to Vegas on Immigration Sales Mission

President Barack Obama and his allies, confronting a buildup of GOP criticism, are seeking to sell the president's... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Obama's Immigration Action Will Likely Energize GOP: Political Expert

Obama's Immigration Action Will Likely Energize GOP: Political Expert

Political observers say around the country President Barack Obama's immigration policy will likely energize the GOP... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
With All Ballots Counted, SoCal City Council Race Locked in Tie

With All Ballots Counted, SoCal City Council Race Locked in Tie

The razor-thin race for a Chula Vista City Council seat has ended in a tie, two weeks after Election Day, San Diego... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
VIDEO: Democrat Jim Webb to Explore 2016 White House Run

VIDEO: Democrat Jim Webb to Explore 2016 White House Run

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb launched an exploratory committee to consider a Democratic presidential campaign in... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Examining California's Political Future

Examining California's Political Future

Midterm elections are barely over, and already we're looking at the state's political future. Watch »

Nov 18, 2014
Clinton Could Announce Run in January

Clinton Could Announce Run in January

Hillary Clinton is expected to announce in January that she will run for president in 2016, Democratic sources told... Read »

Nov 19, 2014
Chihuahua Named

Chihuahua Named "Mayor of SF" For One Day

A small female Chihuahua named Frida was to be named "Mayor of San Francisco" for one day Tuesday in... Read »

Nov 19, 2014
Can Republicans Stop President Obama’s Immigration Reform?

Can Republicans Stop President Obama’s Immigration Reform?

In this edition of Reality Check, Sam Brock looks at what Republicans can do to stop President Barack Obama from... Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
Registrar to Recount Votes in San Jose Mayoral Race

Registrar to Recount Votes in San Jose Mayoral Race

The California Secretary of State Office is recommending the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters recount... Watch »

Nov 13, 2014
Rand Paul Plans Silicon Valley Campaign Office

Rand Paul Plans Silicon Valley Campaign Office

Silicon Valley is going to be a regular stomping ground for Sen. Rand Paul if he runs for president in 2016. Read »

Nov 11, 2014
Republican Control of the House and Senate Doesn't Equal Tons of Progress Necessarily

Republican Control of the House and Senate Doesn't Equal Tons of...

In this edition of Reality Check, Sam Brock looks into the claim that 300 bills were "bottled up" in the... Watch »

Nov 11, 2014
VA Chief Vows Renewed Focus on Customer Service

VA Chief Vows Renewed Focus on Customer Service

On the eve of Veterans Day, the Veterans Affairs Department announced a reorganization Monday designed to make it... Watch »

Nov 11, 2014
Liccardo Is Next San Jose Mayor; Cortese Concedes Race

Liccardo Is Next San Jose Mayor; Cortese Concedes Race

Nearly a week after the election, Santa Clara County Supervisor Dave Cortese has conceded to Councilman Sam... Watch »

Nov 10, 2014
14,000 Provisional Ballots Remain Uncounted in Santa Clara Co.

14,000 Provisional Ballots Remain Uncounted in Santa Clara Co.

San Jose mayoral candidate Dave Cortese Friday showed no signs of conceding Tuesday's election despite new vote... Read »

Nov 10, 2014
Cortese Tells SJ Cops to Stay on Force if He Loses Mayor's Race

Cortese Tells SJ Cops to Stay on Force if He Loses Mayor's Race

Several officer had warned of an exodus if Sam Liccardo won San Jose's mayoral race. Michelle Roberts reports. Watch »

Nov 6, 2014
Weary Rivals in SoCal House Race Brace for Ballot Count

Weary Rivals in SoCal House Race Brace for Ballot Count

The long, divisive road to the 52nd Congressional District seat stretches on for its two weary candidates, incumbent... Watch »

Nov 6, 2014

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