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Hillary Clinton Delivers Keynote at Dreamforce Convention

Hillary Clinton Delivers Keynote at Dreamforce Convention

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton spoke about the need to close the “word gap'' between... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
NH Lawmaker Calls Congresswoman

NH Lawmaker Calls Congresswoman "Ugly as Sin"

A Republican New Hampshire state lawmaker has called a Democratic congresswoman "ugly" and said the GOP opponent in... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
Examining Soda Tax Proposals in Bay Area

Examining Soda Tax Proposals in Bay Area

NBC Bay Area Political Analyst Larry Gerston breaks down the two ballot proposals in the Bay Area that would... Watch »

Oct 13, 2014
Texas' Wendy Davis Defends Controversial Wheelchair Ad

Texas' Wendy Davis Defends Controversial Wheelchair Ad

Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis on Monday defended her campaign television ad that... Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Race May Play Unusual Role in November Election

Race May Play Unusual Role in November Election

Race may play an unusual role in next month’s November election. NBC Bay Area Political Analyst Larry... Watch »

Oct 12, 2014
Mountain View Approves Minimum Wage Increase

Mountain View Approves Minimum Wage Increase

The Mountain View City Council on Thursday passed an ordinance to raise the city's minimum wage to $10.30 per hour. Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Daly City Wants to Fine Parents for Underage Drinking

Daly City Wants to Fine Parents for Underage Drinking

The Daly City Council is poised to approve a law giving the police the ability to issue citations to people who host... Read »

Oct 12, 2014
Davis Campaign Ad Focuses on Texas Gubernatorial Rival Abbott's Disability

Davis Campaign Ad Focuses on Texas Gubernatorial Rival...

With less than a month to go before the Texas governor's election, a new television ad by Democrat Wendy... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Clinton Papers Shed Light on Lewinsky Scandal

Clinton Papers Shed Light on Lewinsky Scandal

The White House strategy to defend President Bill Clinton against the political fallout of his affair with... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Coke, Pepsi Flood Bay Area in Cash To Defeat Soda Taxes

Coke, Pepsi Flood Bay Area in Cash To Defeat Soda Taxes

The soda industry is dumping cash on Berkeley and San Francisco by the two-liter load in order to defeat... Read »

Oct 8, 2014
Va. Senate Debate: Warner, Gillespie Face Off

Va. Senate Debate: Warner, Gillespie Face Off

Challenger Ed Gillespie will debate incumbent Sen. Mark Warner in a special presentation that will be shown live on... Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
VP Joe Biden in San Francisco for Fundraiser

VP Joe Biden in San Francisco for Fundraiser

Vice President Joe Biden will be in San Francisco Tuesday evening for a Democratic fundraising event, three... Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Khanna, Honda Meet for 17th Congressional District Debate

Khanna, Honda Meet for 17th Congressional District Debate

Silicon Valley Congressman Mike Honda took on challenger Ro Khanna in their only debate in the race for California’s... Watch »

Oct 7, 2014
In Ad, GOP Congressional Candidate Proclaims He's Gay

In Ad, GOP Congressional Candidate Proclaims He's Gay

A Southern California congressional hopeful is open and up-front about being gay. He's also a Republican. Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Early Voting Underway in California

Early Voting Underway in California

For many Californians, the 2014 general election began on Monday. Early voting is now available at a number... Read »

Oct 6, 2014
WATCH LIVE: 17th Congressional District Debate

WATCH LIVE: 17th Congressional District Debate

Silicon Valley Congressman Mike Honda is taking on challenger Ro Khanna in their only debate in the race... Read »

Oct 6, 2014
Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

The first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, and the revelation that dozens of others in Texas are... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Larry Gerston on California's 17th District Race

Larry Gerston on California's 17th District Race

It could be the most important House of Representatives race in California—and maybe even the nation. It is the 17th Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Billionaire Casino Magnate Puts Up Money to Defeat Florida Pot Measure

Billionaire Casino Magnate Puts Up Money to Defeat Florida Pot Measure

A billionaire casino magnate is putting up more money to defeat a proposal to legalize medical... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Obama Fundraiser to Take Place at W Hotel in SF

Obama Fundraiser to Take Place at W Hotel in SF

President Obama’s return to the Bay Area for a fundraiser will now take place at The "W" Hotel in... Read »

Oct 2, 2014

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