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California Divided Over The Drought?

California Divided Over The Drought?

Is it fair? Who gets to use more water and who is being forced to cut back? NBC Bay Area Political Analyst Larry... Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Former RI Gov. Lincoln Chafee Exploring Presidential Bid

Former RI Gov. Lincoln Chafee Exploring Presidential Bid

Lincoln Chafee, the former governor and U.S. senator from Rhode Island, announced Thursday that he has formed an... Read »

Apr 9, 2015
WATCH: Rand Paul Spars With Savannah Guthrie on

WATCH: Rand Paul Spars With Savannah Guthrie on "TODAY"

Rand Paul has again provoked controversy after the 2016 presidential hopeful sparred with news anchor Savannah... Read »

Apr 8, 2015
Rand Paul Kicks off 2016 Campaign With N.H. Visit

Rand Paul Kicks off 2016 Campaign With N.H. Visit

Republican Sen. Rand Paul is set to spend his first full day as a presidential candidate meeting with voters in New... Watch »

Apr 9, 2015
Analysis: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Wins Again

Analysis: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Wins Again

It always seemed inevitable that he’d win. That was the point. Rahm Emanuel won his re-election contest Tuesday... Watch »

Apr 7, 2015
Analyst: Rand Paul Has History of Flip-Flops

Analyst: Rand Paul Has History of Flip-Flops

Like all candidates in American politics — especially presidential candidates — Rand Paul has taken many different... Read »

Apr 7, 2015
Rand Paul:

Rand Paul: "I Want to Be a Part of a Return to Prosperity"

Sen. Rand Paul told supporters in a combative speech that he was running for president because he wanted "a return... Read »

Apr 7, 2015
Why Rand Paul Probably Can't Win GOP Nomination

Why Rand Paul Probably Can't Win GOP Nomination

Kentucky's Sen. Rand Paul, whose libertarian streak and wariness of war have set him apart from many fellow... Read »

Apr 7, 2015
As Clinton Begins, Her Super PAC Plans to Fold

As Clinton Begins, Her Super PAC Plans to Fold

When Hillary Rodham Clinton announces her presidential campaign, as expected, more than a dozen people in a... Read »

Apr 7, 2015
Jeb Bush ID'd Himself as

Jeb Bush ID'd Himself as "Hispanic" on Voter Form

Likely Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said Monday that a 2009 voter registration form that identified... Read »

Apr 7, 2015
CA Drought Prompts Possible New Water Restrictions

CA Drought Prompts Possible New Water Restrictions

Farms and other Californians that have been shielded from water reductions because of century-old claims could face... Watch »

Apr 5, 2015
Bay Area Man Killed in Yemen: Family

Bay Area Man Killed in Yemen: Family

The Bay Area’s Yemeni community is calling on the American government to do more to stem the violence in their... Watch »

Apr 6, 2015
Family Holds Memorial Service for Bay Area Man Killed in Yemen

Family Holds Memorial Service for Bay Area Man Killed in Yemen

The Bay Area’s Yemeni community is calling on the American government to do more to stem the violence in their... Watch »

Apr 5, 2015
Impact of Asian Americans on American Politics

Impact of Asian Americans on American Politics

Asian Americans make up the fastest growing population in the country. NBC Bay Area’s political analyst Larry... Watch »

Apr 5, 2015

"A Necessity": Undocumented Immigrants Flock to DMV for Licenses Under...

Undocumented immigrants in California can start applying for driver's licenses on Friday. The California Department Read »

Apr 5, 2015
CA's Water Policy For Ag Faces Review Call

CA's Water Policy For Ag Faces Review Call

Some see the rapid depletion of groundwater reserves as reason to reconsider water policy and speed the... Watch »

Apr 4, 2015
Lease Signed for Hillary Clinton Campaign HQ

Lease Signed for Hillary Clinton Campaign HQ

A lease has been signed for an office in Brooklyn that is expected to be the headquarters for Hillary Clinton's... Watch »

Apr 4, 2015
Ex-Lawmaker Removed From Maine Governor's Meeting for Tossing Vaseline

Ex-Lawmaker Removed From Maine Governor's Meeting for Tossing Vaseline

Maine Gov. Paul LePage was forced to abruptly end a town hall meeting on his budget after a former Democratic... Watch »

Apr 3, 2015
Rubio to Announce 2016 Plans in Miami

Rubio to Announce 2016 Plans in Miami

Sen. Marco Rubio on Thursday told The Miami Herald that he plans to announce his 2016 intentions at a downtown... Read »

Apr 3, 2015
Jeb Bush to Fundraise Amidst Controversy in San Francisco

Jeb Bush to Fundraise Amidst Controversy in San Francisco

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush arrives in the Bay Area on Wednesday to fundraise for a likely White House bid, as... Watch »

Apr 1, 2015

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