Taylor Swift & U2 Lobby Congress For Streaming ReformsSwift has become a vocal proponent of fair compensation for artists whose music appears on popular streaming platforms, reports Alice@97.3...
Congresswoman Jackie Speier Leads Effort To Recognize Stanford Sexual Assault Victim's PlightCongresswoman Jackie Speier is leading the charge on Capitol Hill to support the Stanford sex assault victim.
Obama Set To Ink New Federal Safety Standards For Asbestos, Dangerous ChemicalsA bill that Congress sent President Obama would set new safety standards for asbestos and other dangerous chemicals, including formaldehyde, styrene and BPA.
Americans Collecting Disability And Unemployment At Risk Of Identity TheftState agencies across America are putting millions at risk for identity theft when they mail documents with Social Security numbers.
Republicans Block Emergency Zika Virus Funds As U.S. Mosquito Season LoomsWith hundreds of Zika virus cases already detected in the United States and American territories, Senate Democrats introduced emergency funding Monday after what they describe as significant push back from Republicans.
Pelosi Slams House Republicans For Pushing 'Anti-Immigrant' AgendaCongresswoman Nancy Pelosi openly criticized a resolution brought forward by House Republicans on Thursday, St. Patrick's Day, that will authorize the Speaker of the House to file an "anti-immigrant" amicus brief in the Supreme Court.
Google Asks Feds To Fast Track Self-Driving CarsGoogle wants Congress to create new federal powers that would let the tech giant receive special, expedited permission to bring to market a self-driving car that has no steering wheel or pedals.
Congress Gives Final OK To Banning Local Internet Access TaxesCongress voted Thursday to permanently bar state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet, as lawmakers leapt at an election-year chance to demonstrate their opposition to imposing levies on online service.
Leon Panetta's Son Announces Run For CongressJimmy Panetta announced his campaign Tuesday for Congress representing central coast communities, following the steps of his father.
100-Year-Old San Jose Native, Former Congressman Don Edwards Dies In CarmelFormer U.S. Rep. Don Edwards, a longtime champion of civil rights and the environment during his three decades in Washington, has died at the age of 100.
House Speaker John Boehner Resigns From CongressHouse Speaker John Boehner is resigning from Congress at the end of October, giving up his seat in the house.
Pope Francis Draws Cheers From Tens Of Thousands After Historic Speech Before Congress