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Obama And Romney Square Off In First Presidential Debate In Denver

President Departs Bay Area For Ohio; Battleground States To Determine Race

So much for Mitt Romney’s plans to compete for Democratic-trending Michigan or Pennsylvania. And what about President Barack Obama’s early hopes of fighting it out for Republican-tilting Arizona, Georgia or Texas? Forget them.

10/09/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

Romney Takes 4 Point Lead In New Poll As President Campaigns In San Francisco

Exactly one month before Election Day, and President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney are in a tight race as the President campaigned in the San Francisco Bay Area.

10/09/2012

Presidential Candidate Roseanne Barr Visits Bay Area

Presidential Candidate Roseanne Barr Visits Bay Area

Roseanne Barr is running for president under the Peace & Freedom ticket. Barr touted legalizing pot in a campaign stop in Oakland Thursday. Juliette Goodrich reports…

09/28/2012

On July 25, 1990, Barr performed “The Star-Spangled Banner” before a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and Cincinnati Reds. What will go down in history as probably the worst rendition ever, Barr offended many including President George H.W. Bush, who called her rendition “disgraceful.” (Photo: AP) Click Here for Video

Pot Should Be ‘Totally Legal’ Says Presidential Candidate Roseanne Barr In Oakland

Comedian Roseanne Barr is making a run for president as the candidate for the Peace and Freedom Party.

09/28/2012

Barack Obama, Mitt Romney

Phil Matier: Cashing In On the Campaign Trail

Cash is king in the campaign to be president, and the latest figures show one candidate outpacing the other by nearly $20 million.

09/21/2012

Romney Accepts Party Nomination At The Republican National Convention

Romney Says Palestinians Have ‘No Interest In Peace’ In Newly-Leaked Fundraiser Video

GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney told donors in a video clip, newly released by San Francisco based Mother Jones, that Palestinians “have no interest” in peace with Israel and suggested that efforts at Mideast peace under his administration would languish.

09/18/2012

San Quentin execution chamber

Silicon Valley Elite Backing Anti Death Penalty Proposition

Some of the more high-profile members of Silicon Valley’s social and financial scenes are writing big checks in support of the proposition that would abolish capital punishment in California, dwarfing the opposition’s fundraising in the process.

09/17/2012

Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney Speaks At The VFW Convention In Reno

Romney Expected To Name VP Pick Saturday

CBS News is reporting that presumptive Republican Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney will name his vice presidential candidate Saturday.

08/10/2012

Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi (State of California)

Embattled East Bay Lawmaker Accused Of Giving Big Raise To Tenant On Staff

California Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi, once busted for shoplifting, is accused of renting an underwater Castro Valley home to a staffer shortly after giving him a big raise.

08/07/2012

President Barack Obama speaks during a campaign event at the Fox Theatre in Oakland on July 23, 2012. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Returns For Bay Area Fundraising Support; Protesters Converge

President Barack Obama concluded his Bay Area fundraising swing with an event at the Fox Theater in Oakland Monday night.

07/23/2012

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