Rep. Jackie Speier (D-San Mateo) (CBS)

Congresswoman Speier Calls For Greater Oversight Of NSA, Whistleblower Protections

San Francisco and Peninsula Congresswoman Jackie Speier is pushing for greater oversight of the National Security Agency as well as whistleblower protections for NSA contractors like Edward Snowden.


Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (AP)

Suit Seeks To Nullify Schwarzenegger Commutation

A lawsuit seeks to nullify Arnold Schwarzenegger’s commutation of a prison sentence for a political ally’s son shortly before his term as California governor ended in January.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/11/2011

Schwarzenegger To Play Cartoon Superhero

Schwarzenegger Says Commutation Was To Help Friend

Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said he was helping a friend when he commuted the sentence of the son of a political ally.

CBS San Francisco–04/19/2011

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (AP)

Victim’s Family Sues Schwarzenegger Over Clemency

Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is being sued for shortening the sentence of former Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez’s son.