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San Quentin execution chamber

Silicon Valley Elite Backing Anti Death Penalty Proposition

Some of the more high-profile members of Silicon Valley’s social and financial scenes are writing big checks in support of the proposition that would abolish capital punishment in California, dwarfing the opposition’s fundraising in the process.

09/17/2012

2012 Republican National Convention: Day 3

GOP VP Nominee Ryan Going To Danville In Fundraising Tour

Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan will attend a breakfast fundraiser on Saturday in Danville before coming to Fresno. He was scheduled to attend several events in Los Angeles on Friday.

09/07/2012

Mitt Romney in Illinois (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney’s Attacks On Obama’s Welfare ‘Reform’ Justified

According to Romney, Obama has taken away a number of work requirements from the federal welfare regulations. Republicans believe that Obama’s executive measure on welfare funding to states makes it easier for non-working people get a free government check.

08/08/2012

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Audacity Of Harry Reid

How dare Harry Reid, the Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate, spew his latest unsubstantiated rumors against Mitt Romney?

08/01/2012

The shuttered Solyndra headquarters in Fremont. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama And Solyndra Reunite At High Dollar Fundraiser

One would think that Obama and his White House would want to keep the name Solyndra as far from the headlines as possible. Yet, President Obama is rubbing elbows with key players in the Solyndra stimulus disaster at a high-priced fundraiser where donors paid $35,800-per-person.

07/25/2012

President Barack Obama (L) talks with baseball great Willie Mays. (Pete Souza/The White House via Getty Images)

Say Hey: President Obama Fundraises With Legendary Giant Willie Mays In SF

President Barack Obama left San Francisco Wednesday afternoon after a brief visit for two fundraising events in the city’s Financial District.

06/06/2012

President Barack Obama waves at supporters during a campaign event at the Fox Theatre in Redwood City on May 23, 2012.  (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Returning To Bay Area For Fundraisers Next Week

Two weeks after his most recent fundraising visit to the Bay Area, President Obama will return Wednesday to campaign in San Francisco.

06/01/2012

President Barack Obama waves as he boards Air Force One at Moffett Federal Airfield near Mountain View, May 24, 2012. (CBS)

President Obama Departs Bay Area After San Jose Fundraising Event

President Barack Obama left the Bay Area Thursday morning after a brief fundraising visit for his re-election campaign.

05/24/2012

President Barack Obama greets a crowd upon arriving at Moffett Federal Airfield in Mountain View on May 23, 2012. (Jewel Samad/AFP/GettyImages)

President Obama In Bay Area For Fundraising Trip

President Barack Obama is in the Bay Area for a series of fundraising events Wednesday night and Thursday.

05/23/2012

President Barack Obama greets guests upon arrival on Air Force One at San Francisco International Airport on February 16, 2012. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Calls On Bay Area For More Campaign Cash

President Barack Obama was headed for another campaign stop in the Bay Area Wednesday with several events on the docket.

05/23/2012

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