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Clinton to Address Silicon Valley Women's Conference

Clinton to Address Silicon Valley Women's Conference

Hillary Clinton will give a keynote address at a new annual nonprofit event called the Watermark Silicon Valley... Read »

Feb 13, 2015
Obama Signs Executive Order at Stanford Summit

Obama Signs Executive Order at Stanford Summit

President Barack Obama used his visit to Stanford University Friday to announce an executive order encouraging info... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Pipeline Protesters Urge President Obama to Veto Legislation

Pipeline Protesters Urge President Obama to Veto Legislation

While the president was on the Stanford University campus Friday, student protesters urged the president to veto the... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Senate Approves Ashton Carter to Lead Pentagon

Senate Approves Ashton Carter to Lead Pentagon

The Senate on Thursday easily approved President Barack Obama's pick to head the Pentagon, confirming the fourth... Read »

Feb 12, 2015
Philly Chosen as 2016 DNC Host

Philly Chosen as 2016 DNC Host

The 2016 Democratic National Convention will be held in Philadelphia, party leaders announced Thursday. Philadelphia... Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Obama in Bay Area For Cybersecurity Summit

Obama in Bay Area For Cybersecurity Summit

Air Force One is expected to touch down at San Francisco International Airport on Thursday, so that President Barack... Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Wisc. Gov. Walker Brushes Aside Questions on 2016 Run

Wisc. Gov. Walker Brushes Aside Questions on 2016 Run

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker spoke from London on Wednesday on the trade issues at the heart of his current overseas... Read »

Feb 11, 2015
Gavin Newsom Eyes California Governor's Office

Gavin Newsom Eyes California Governor's Office

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced on Wednesday that he is creating a committee to run for governor of California in... Watch »

Feb 11, 2015
Obama to Attend Cybersecurity Summit at Stanford

Obama to Attend Cybersecurity Summit at Stanford

President Barack Obama will return to California this week to deliver remarks at a cybersecurity summit at Stanford... Watch »

Feb 10, 2015
Examining Proposed CA

Examining Proposed CA "Driving Fee"

Gasoline prices are low for now, but Californians pay 40 cents per gallon above the national average. Now State... Watch »

Feb 9, 2015
President Barack Obama Planning Trip to Bay Area

President Barack Obama Planning Trip to Bay Area

President Barack Obama is returning to the Bay Area this week as he prepares to push for changes in cybersecurity... Read »

Feb 9, 2015
House GOP Approves Full Obamacare Repeal

House GOP Approves Full Obamacare Repeal

House Republicans once again voted to fully repeal the Affordable Care Act on Tuesday, continuing their efforts... Read »

Feb 3, 2015
Vaccination: Rights of Citizens Versus the Role of Gov.

Vaccination: Rights of Citizens Versus the Role of Gov.

With the recent measles outbreak in California, medical experts are scrambling to inform parents about the value of... Watch »

Feb 8, 2015
Kamala Harris Stakes Out Her Turf in California Senate Bid

Kamala Harris Stakes Out Her Turf in California Senate Bid

It's been more than three weeks since she announced her U.S. Senate candidacy and Kamala Harris hasn't spoken a word... Read »

Feb 4, 2015

"Death With Dignity" Debate Returns to Sacramento

The "Death With Dignity" debate is back in Sacramento. Two lawmakers have introduced a bill that would... Watch »

Feb 2, 2015
Obama to GOP: Don't Let Budget Fight Torpedo Security

Obama to GOP: Don't Let Budget Fight Torpedo Security

President Barack Obama defended his new $4 trillion budget proposal on Monday amid Republican criticism, by arguing... Read »

Feb 2, 2015
Is Unfunded Pension a Budget Storm Waiting to Happen?

Is Unfunded Pension a Budget Storm Waiting to Happen?

California has unfunded pension obligations of billions of dollars. Is this the state’s perfect "budget storm&... Watch »

Feb 1, 2015
Gov. Brown Spends Less than GOP Challenger

Gov. Brown Spends Less than GOP Challenger

Newly filed reports show that Gov. Jerry Brown spent less than his opponent to get re-elected while also passing two... Read »

Jan 31, 2015
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NYC's "Rent Is Too Damn High" Candidate Facing Eviction

A New York City man who made his political name over the claim that "the rent is too damn high" may soon not have a... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
Judge Won't Toss Abuse of Power Charges Against Perry

Judge Won't Toss Abuse of Power Charges Against Perry

A Texas judge on Tuesday refused to dismiss a felony abuse-of-power case against former Gov. Rick Perry on constitu... Read »

Jan 27, 2015

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