<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Bay Area Political News, Bay Area Politics]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/politics http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usThu, 25 Aug 2016 01:31:24 -0700Thu, 25 Aug 2016 01:31:24 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Trump Openly Weighs a Massive Immigration Reversal]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:21:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Trump-AP_778476028199.jpg
During a town hall that aired Wednesday, Donald Trump floated the possibility of allowing undocumented immigrants to remain in the country, NBC News reported. "No citizenship," Trump told Fox News' Sean...

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<![CDATA[UK's Nigel Farage to Appear at Trump Rally in Mississippi]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:55:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/farage-trump-split.jpg
Nigel Farage, the former head of the UK Independence Party, will accompany Donald Trump when the Republican presidential candidate continues to court African-American voters Wednesday night in Mississippi,...

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<![CDATA[Trump: Perry Will 'Do Well' If He Challenges Cruz for Senate]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:46:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/trump43.jpg
Donald Trump is applauding the prospect of former Texas Gov. Rick Perry mounting a possible primary challenge against Republican Sen. Ted Cruz in 2018, saying, "Boy, will he do well." At a fundraiser...

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<![CDATA[Hillary Clinton Hobnobs With Bay Area's Tech Glitterati]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:25:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-591547400.jpg
It’s back to the Bay Area for Hillary Clinton.

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<![CDATA[Chicago Police Dismiss Trump's Claim That Violence Could Be Stopped in a Week]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:14:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/chicago+police+GettyImages-500346628.jpg
The Chicago Police Department denied Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's claim this week that he met with a "top" Chicago officer and argued the city's violence would not be solved with "tough...

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<![CDATA[Justin Timberlake Hosts HRC in LA]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:56:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/205*120/08-23-2016-timberlake-clinton.jpg
On the narrow street leading to the home of Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel, there are orders for no parking and no stopping.Unless you're invited, there is no way to reach the house serving as backdrop for...

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<![CDATA[Trump's History Undermines New Outreach to Black Voters]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:45:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/trump40.jpg
Donald Trump began to reach out to African-American voters over the past week and boasted that he would win 95 percent of the black vote in a theoretical re-election bid in 2020.

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<![CDATA[Examining Latest on Trump and Immigration]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 18:44:58 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-592602866.jpg
Donald Trump may be reversing course on the nation's 11 million undocumented immigrants. NBC Bay Area political analyst Larry Gerston reports.

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<![CDATA[Thousands More Clinton Emails to Be Released]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 04:03:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Clinton-AP_16233409737100.jpg
The State Department said Monday it is reviewing nearly 15,000 previously undisclosed emails recovered as part of the FBI's now-closed investigation into the handling of sensitive information that flowed through...

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<![CDATA[Giuliani Continues to Fuel Clinton Health Rumors]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:03:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-589923060.jpg
Rudy Giuliani, former New York City mayor and now Donald Trump's adviser, continued to insist Monday that Hillary Clinton's physical and mental health is failing, citing debunked theories on the Internet,...

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<![CDATA[GOP Kingmaker Sheldon Adelson Continues to Snub Donald Trump]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:39:02 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/GettyImages-456491900.jpg
With fewer than 80 days until election day, Republican kingmaker Sheldon Adelson still hasn't put any money toward Donald Trump's campaign for president, according to newly released filings from the Federal...

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<![CDATA[Trump's Deportation Force 'To Be Determined': Conway]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2016 11:50:46 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KellyanneConway-AP_16230629394268.jpg
Donald Trump’s new campaign manager said Sunday that the creation of a new “deportation force” for undocumented immigrants under a Trump administration was yet “to be determined,” NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Campaigns to Report Finances; Trump Starts to Buy Ads]]> Sat, 20 Aug 2016 08:16:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Trump-AP_16232796760347.jpg
New data this weekend will show whether Donald Trump’s low-spending campaign has started to burn the cash it says it raised, according to CNBC, NBC News reports. The campaigns are expected to report their...

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<![CDATA[Trump, Clinton Would Bring Ethics Baggage to White House]]> Sat, 20 Aug 2016 05:43:50 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/donald-trump-hillary-clinton-encuestas.jpg
The financial entanglements of Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump could pose significant conflicts of interest if either is elected to the White House — and there is no law regulating them, according to ethics...

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<![CDATA[Trump to African-American Voters: What Do You Have to Lose?']]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 17:22:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/trump-592220512.jpg
Citing poverty, high unemployment and broken education systems, Donald Trump on Friday continued to court African-American voters with the simple question: "What do you have to lose?""Look at how much...

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<![CDATA[Voter Fraud Investigation Underway in East Bay ]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 18:16:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Voting+booths.PNG
More than 100 people could be facing criminal charges for voter fraud in Contra Costa County, stemming from the high number of provisional ballots cast in June’s rancorous primary election.]]>
<![CDATA[Judge: Hillary Clinton Must Answer Written Questions in Email Suit]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:45:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Hillary-589997744.jpg
A federal judge in Washington, D.C. ruled Friday that Hillary Clinton must answer written questions from a group that filed a lawsuit over her private email server, NBC News Reported.Lawyers for Judicial...

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<![CDATA[The Man Behind 'Naked Trump' Statues]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 12:00:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NC_trumpartist0819_1920x1080.jpg
Las Vegas artist Joshua "Ginger" Moore discusses the inspiration for his "Naked Trump" statues installed in cities across the country on Aug. 18, 2016.

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<![CDATA[Clinton Told FBI Colin Powell Recommended Private Email: Sources]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 10:39:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Clinton+Powell-454548566.jpg
Hillary Clinton told the FBI that former Secretary of State Colin Powell recommended on two occasions that she use a private email account for unclassified communication, sources told NBC News early...

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<![CDATA[Donald Trump Apologizes, But to Whom?]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 09:50:40 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/DonaldTrump-AP_16232036197416.jpg
Donald Trump has insulted ethnic groups, entire nations, as well as public and private citizens since he launched his presidential bid in June of 2015. But on Thursday, the GOP nominee appeared to apologize...

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<![CDATA[Trump Admits Regret, Wrongdoing for 'Heat of Debate']]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 22:56:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/TRUMP_AP_16232051260870.jpg
Donald Trump just made one of his biggest changes yet: he expressed regret and admitted wrong doing - though it's unclear for what, NBC News.In prepared remarks given Thursday night in battleground North...

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<![CDATA[Donald Trump Aide Paul Manafort Scrutinized for Russian Business Ties]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 17:53:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/MANAFORT_AP_16230447513637.jpg
Donald Trump's campaign chairman was a key player in multi-million-dollar business propositions with Russian and Ukrainian oligarchs — one of them a close Putin ally with alleged ties to organized crime — which...

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<![CDATA[Naked Donald Trump Pops Up in SF]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:45:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/08-18-2016nakedtrump4.jpg
Unflattering, flesh-toned statues of naked Donald Trumps popped up in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Cleveland and Seattle on Thursday morning, a sight that had many gawking and talking about the...

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<![CDATA[Trump's Temperament Questioned]]> Wed, 17 Aug 2016 06:05:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NC_campaignpm0816_1920x1080.jpg
New poll finds only 17% of registered voters believe Donald Trump has the "personality & temperament" to serve as president. NBC's Steve Handelsman reports.

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<![CDATA[John McLaughlin of TV's 'The McLaughlin Group' Dies]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 20:23:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/112416566-john-mclaughlin-group.jpg
John McLaughlin, the longtime host of public affairs TV show "The McLaughlin Group," died Tuesday at 89, according to the show's Facebook page. "As a former jesuit priest, teacher, pundit and news host,...

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<![CDATA[Trump to Receive Classified Intelligence Briefing]]> Wed, 17 Aug 2016 03:03:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/trumppGettyImages-589916164.jpg
Donald Trump will receive a classified intelligence briefing on Wednesday in New York, a federal official confirms.The Office of the Director of National Intelligence will conduct the briefing, making use of a...

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<![CDATA[Trump's Latest 'Reset' Speech: Will it Stick?]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 06:51:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/trumppGettyImages-589916164.jpg
Donald Trump made a major foreign policy speech on Monday where he tried, once again, to make a so-called pivot in an attempt to make himself palatable to a general election audience, NBC News reported.Aided...

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