Pelosi Cedes Some Power To House Democrats Angry Over ElectionsHouse Democrats angry over the party's dreary Election Day voted Thursday to strip some power from Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi - but with her support.
Pelosi Overcomes Challenge, Re-Elected House Democratic LeaderHouse Democrats re-elected Nancy Pelosi as their leader on Wednesday despite disenchantment among some in the caucus over the party's disappointing performance in elections earlier this month.
Pelosi Adds Bay Area Rep. Swalwell To Her Team In Fight Over House Minority LeadershipHouse Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi moved Friday to broaden her leadership team by naming three junior lawmakers to chair the party's messaging arm.
Leaks Show Clinton Inner Circle Grappling With Email IssueHacked emails show that Hillary Clinton's campaign was slow to grasp the seriousness of the controversy over her use of a homebrew email server and believed it might blow over after one weekend.
SF Congressional Leader Pelosi Warns Democrats Hacker Attacks Are 'Electronic Watergate'House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi warned fellow Democrats to change their cellphone numbers and not let family members read their text messages after personal and official information of Democratic House members and staff was posted online.
Sanders' Call For Clinton Support Greeted With JeersBernie Sanders urged supporters Monday to line up behind Democrat Hillary Clinton, but some greeted the call for unity with boos and jeers.
Bay Area Billionaire Tom Steyer Spends Big As Climate CrusaderBay Area billionaire Tom Steyer is against money in politics. But he's spending plenty to become the Democratic party's climate crusader.
Huge Crowd Turns Out To Feel The Bern In San JoseThousands of Bay Area Bernie Sanders supporters lined up to hear the Democratic candidate for president speak at a San Jose rally Wednesday afternoon.
Hillary Clinton Wins Nevada Democratic CaucusesHillary Clinton has won the Nevada Democratic caucuses, rebounding after a second-place finish to Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire.
Democratic Party Courting Actor George Clooney To Run For California GovernorGeorge Clooney's future job could be his toughest role yet. The Hollywood actor is launching his political career and running for governor of California, according to friends close to the star.
Sonoma County Supervisor Accused Of Peeking At Neighbor Testifies Sex Was His GoalA Sonoma County supervisor charged with peeking into a neighbor’s apartment in the middle of the night clad only boxer shorts testified that it was his hope to have sex with the woman.
Phil Matier: An Evolving Relationship Between Labor Unions And California DemocratsSan Jose Mayor Chuck Reed is leading an effort to put an initiative before voters allowing cities to renegotiate pensions for existing public employees—as well as new hires. Meanwhile, State Assembly candidate Steve Glazer from Orinda, is pushing an initiative preventing transit employees from striking in the future.