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Jeb Bush Promises to

Jeb Bush Promises to "Campaign Hard" in Iowa

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush declared on Saturday that he'll "campaign hard" in Iowa, all but confirming his part in... Watch »

May 16, 2015
Senate Candidate Loretta Sanchez on Defensive Over Videotape

Senate Candidate Loretta Sanchez on Defensive Over Videotape

U.S. Senate candidate Loretta Sanchez was criticized Saturday by her chief rival, Attorney General Kamala Harris... Read »

May 17, 2015
Clintons Earned $30 Million Since Jan. 2014

Clintons Earned $30 Million Since Jan. 2014

Democratic presidential favorite Hillary Rodham Clinton and former President Bill Clinton reported Friday that they... Read »

May 16, 2015
Local Politician Compares Ballot Postage to Poll Tax

Local Politician Compares Ballot Postage to Poll Tax

Voting by mail is getting a lot of buzz these days, and one local politician likened to postage required on mail in... Watch »

May 15, 2015
Bolton Will Not Run for President in 2016

Bolton Will Not Run for President in 2016

John Bolton, one of the Republican Party's most prominent national security hawks, has decided not to run for... Read »

May 14, 2015
Rift Between Obama, Elizabeth Warren Deepens

Rift Between Obama, Elizabeth Warren Deepens

When President Barack Obama huffed that Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts senator and established liberal star... Read »

May 14, 2015
For Half a Sentence, Bush Is an Official 2016 Candidate

For Half a Sentence, Bush Is an Official 2016 Candidate

Over and over again, Jeb Bush has said he's still thinking about whether to run for president. Read »

May 13, 2015
Examining Gov. Brown's Revised CA Budget

Examining Gov. Brown's Revised CA Budget

Gov. Jerry Brown is set to announce a revised budget with updated revenue estimates for the fiscal year that ends... Watch »

May 12, 2015
Jeb Bush Says He Misinterpreted Iraq War Question

Jeb Bush Says He Misinterpreted Iraq War Question

Former Florida governor and likely Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush tried walking back comments after... Read »

May 12, 2015
Marco Rubio to Announce Foreign Policy

Marco Rubio to Announce Foreign Policy "Doctrine"

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio is set to unveil the foreign policy "doctrine" he would... Read »

May 12, 2015
Damned Either Way: Is Jeb Bush Trapped on Iraq?

Damned Either Way: Is Jeb Bush Trapped on Iraq?

The presumptive GOP 2016 hopeful either has to throw his brother under the bus, saying George W. Read »

May 12, 2015
CA Governor, Other Top Officials Get 3 Percent Raise

CA Governor, Other Top Officials Get 3 Percent Raise

A panel of appointed citizens has approved 3 percent raises for California Gov. Jerry Brown, top statewide elected... Read »

May 11, 2015
GROSS: Rand Paul Staffer Licks Super PAC's Camera

GROSS: Rand Paul Staffer Licks Super PAC's Camera

A New Hampshire staffer for Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul's campaign licked the camera of a liberal... Read »

May 11, 2015
What’s At The Root of California’s Historic Drought?

What’s At The Root of California’s Historic Drought?

Have you heard enough about water conservation? A new study shows that the biggest problem may have less to do with... Watch »

May 11, 2015
Parents Debate on Children's Vaccination Requirements

Parents Debate on Children's Vaccination Requirements

The battle over vaccination is heating up with some last minute political wrangling. Watch »

May 11, 2015
Gov. Jerry Brown to Boost School Spending Amid Surplus

Gov. Jerry Brown to Boost School Spending Amid Surplus

Lawmakers expect Gov. Jerry Brown to suggest spending more tax dollars on public schools and community colleges... Read »

May 10, 2015
SF Mayor Signs Law That Bans Chewing Tobacco at Ballparks

SF Mayor Signs Law That Bans Chewing Tobacco at Ballparks

The home of the San Francisco Giants became the first city in the nation to outlaw chewing tobacco from its playing... Read »

May 11, 2015

"SNL" Skewers GOP Presidential Candidates

"Saturday Night Live" skewered Republicans running for the presidential nomination in a skit featuring the... Read »

May 11, 2015
Presidential Candidate Rand Paul Opens

Presidential Candidate Rand Paul Opens "Tech Hub" in SF

Republican Presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul was in San Francisco Saturday to speak about "disrupting... Read »

May 10, 2015
Florida Doctor Tied to NJ Sen. Menendez Due Back in Court

Florida Doctor Tied to NJ Sen. Menendez Due Back in Court

A Florida doctor charged with corruption alongside New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez is due back in court. Read »

May 8, 2015

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