Debt Ceiling

U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco. (Jewel Samad/Getty Images)

Pelosi: Boehner Chose To Go To The Dark Side

Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi drew hoots and cheers Saturday on the House floor. She said Republican Speaker John Boehner “chose to go to the dark side” when he didn’t have the votes to support his debt ceiling bill.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/30/2011

Steve Jobs Authorized Biography Coming

Apple Now Has Larger Cash Reserve Than Federal Government

The U.S. Treasury Department said on Thursday that Washington now has a total operating balance of only US$73.768-billion. Apple currently boasts a cash reserve of $75.876 billion.

CBS San Francisco–07/29/2011

California State Capitol

California Treasurer Prepares For Possible Federal Default

California’s state treasurer said he is preparing contingency plans in case the federal government misses its Aug. 2 deadline to raise the debt ceiling.

CBS San Francisco–07/13/2011