Congresswoman Jackie Speier


Millions Of Californians Could Qualify For Tax Subsidy Under Affordable Care Act

A new report finds that nearly two million people in California could qualify for tax subsidies under the new Affordable Care Act. The study comes as the federal insurance website faces a new round of criticism on the Capitol Hill.


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

Millbrae High School Students With Invalidated Test Scores Get Help From Congresswoman

Mills High School students who had their Advanced Placement tests invalidated due to seating irregularities turned to help from Congresswoman, who held a meeting in Washington on Monday night in an attempt to reinstate the their test scores.



California Officials Urge PG&E To Replace Potentially Hazardous Gas Pipes

Peninsula Congresswoman Jackie Speier described a brittle brand of plastic pipe used in PG&E distribution lines as a ticking time bomb, but acknowledges the company has committed to replacing the hazardous material.



Measure Aims To Toughen California’s Human Trafficking Laws

Human rights advocates and lawmakers were in San Francisco Wednesday to support a state ballot initiative that would impose stricter punishment on human traffickers.



San Mateo County Launches Zero Tolerance Policy On Human Trafficking

San Mateo County officials are trying to put an end to the problem of human trafficking.


A law enforcement official runs towards a massive fire in a residential neighborhood September 9, 2010 in San Bruno. (Getty Images)

Bay Area Congresswoman Says PG&E Can’t Find Key Pipeline Records

Pacific Gas & Electric Co., which is responsible for a gas pipeline that blew up in San Bruno, cannot find key records needed to set safe pressures for nearly a third of its largest transmission lines.

CBS San Francisco–01/28/2011

A chimney is all that remains at a burned home near the epicenter of the gas line explosion that devastated a neighborhood in San Bruno. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Bruno Residents: Are PG&E Settlements Taxable?

Hundreds of people convened at a town-hall meeting in San Bruno Friday night where residents asked if settlement payments from PG&E are taxable.


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A Helping Hand For Millbrae Homeowners

Congresswoman Jackie Speier was on hand in Millbrae for Saturday’s home foreclosure prevention workshop geared towards giving homeowners assistance when it comes to navigating the process of protecting their homes.