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Jeb Bush Announcement Coming June 15

Jeb Bush Announcement Coming June 15

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush tweeted early Thursday that he will make an announcement concerning a presidential run... Watch »

Jun 4, 2015
Examining Former San Jose Mayor Reportedly

Examining Former San Jose Mayor Reportedly "Pinching the State"

Former San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed was known as a "penny pincher" -- and he was proud of it. Watch »

Jun 2, 2015
Judge Donated to Ex-Speaker's Campaign

Judge Donated to Ex-Speaker's Campaign

The judge overseeing the hush-money case of former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert donated $1,500 to the... Read »

Jun 2, 2015
Ro Khanna Launches Campaign Against Mike Honda

Ro Khanna Launches Campaign Against Mike Honda

Ro Khanna launched another campaign to challenge fellow Democrat, congressman Mike Honda. Watch »

May 31, 2015
Opposition Continues to Mount Against CA Bullet Train

Opposition Continues to Mount Against CA Bullet Train

Opposition continues to mount in both wealthy and working-class communities against the California bullet train. Read »

May 30, 2015
SJ Mayor Liccardo Releases Proposed June Budget

SJ Mayor Liccardo Releases Proposed June Budget

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo said that public safety, road repair and investments for children were his top... Read »

May 30, 2015
Former R.I. Gov. Chafee to Join Democratic 2016 Field

Former R.I. Gov. Chafee to Join Democratic 2016 Field

Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee is set to announce his campaign for president next week, NBC News... Read »

May 30, 2015
Former R.I. Gov. Lincoln Chafee to Join Democratic 2016 Field

Former R.I. Gov. Lincoln Chafee to Join Democratic 2016 Field

Former Rhode Island governor and senator Lincoln Chafee is set to join the growing list of politicians challenging... Read »

May 30, 2015
Oakland Protest Permit Policy May be Constitutional

Oakland Protest Permit Policy May be Constitutional

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf implemented a new permit requirement for protesters marching in the streets at night. Watch »

May 29, 2015
Gavin Newsom Fans Want City Hall Bust

Gavin Newsom Fans Want City Hall Bust

Fans of Gavin Newsom want a bust of him displayed at San Francisco City Hall. Read »

May 29, 2015
Analysis: Santorum Begins Iowa Campaign Without Key Staff

Analysis: Santorum Begins Iowa Campaign Without Key Staff

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum announced his second White House bid Wednesday afternoon — but several key... Read »

May 27, 2015
Lawmakers Want to Study Effects of War on Veterans, Families

Lawmakers Want to Study Effects of War on Veterans, Families

How bad are the effects of war on veterans and their families? That's what a group of bipartisan lawmakers in... Watch »

May 27, 2015
Field Poll: CA Voters Still Approve of Jerry Brown

Field Poll: CA Voters Still Approve of Jerry Brown

Despite the drought, water cutbacks, and the recent recession, California voters are giving high marks to Governor... Read »

May 26, 2015
Bay Area Legislator Wants to Increase Gas Taxes

Bay Area Legislator Wants to Increase Gas Taxes

More than 4 million Californians hit the road this weekend. The highest number since 2005. Watch »

May 25, 2015
President Obama Responds to 5-Year-Old Girl’s Message on Twitter

President Obama Responds to 5-Year-Old Girl’s Message on Twitter

A small girl with a big message caught the president's attention on Twitter. Read »

May 24, 2015
Thousands Fly

Thousands Fly "Home to Vote" For Ireland Gay Marriage Referendum

Voters went to the polls in Ireland Friday on whether to allow gay marriage in a referendum that has seen thousands... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Clinton at NH Brewery: GOP Threatening Small-Business Jobs

Clinton at NH Brewery: GOP Threatening Small-Business Jobs

Republicans in Congress and GOP presidential hopefuls are threatening tens of thousands of small business jobs by... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Calif. Farmers Strike Deal to Cut Water Use Amid Drought

Calif. Farmers Strike Deal to Cut Water Use Amid Drought

California regulators Friday accepted a historic offer from a group of farmers holding some of the state's strongest... Read »

May 22, 2015
Paul's Senate Speech Not a Filibuster

Paul's Senate Speech Not a Filibuster

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) spoke for ten-and-a-half hours before the Senate on Wednesday in protest against renewal of... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Who Will Get Shut Out of GOP Debates?

Who Will Get Shut Out of GOP Debates?

No, the first GOP presidential debate won't contain umpteen candidates crammed onto a stage on August 6. Read »

May 21, 2015

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