George Miller

George Miller headshot, as US Representative of California

East Bay Politician Decries New National Trade Agreements

Three agreements pending before Congress are set to open up trade between Korea, Panama and Colombia, but East Bay Congressman George Miller said he is afraid they may not go far enough to protect American workers.


Osama Bin Landen Recorded Statement

Bay Area Lawmakers React To Bin Laden’s Death

Bay Area leaders recognized the significance of the terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden’s death but cautioned that the war on terror is far from over.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/02/2011

San Pablo Bay Mare Island Strait (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,

Mare Island Denied Entry To National Park System

The National Park Service has rejected a request to include the former Navy shipyard at Mare Island in its system of parks.

CBS San Francisco–03/30/2011

school lunch

Nutrition Bill Designed To Help Bay Area Lunch Programs

A federal child nutrition bill, that’s designed to remove greasy foods and sugary drinks from school cafeterias, is expected to help Bay Area school districts in adopting stricter lunch programs.


Keena Turner (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Pinole Student Athletes Hear About The Dangers Of Concussions

An East Bay lawmaker was joined by some NFL representatives in Pinole today to talk to student athletes about the dangers of concussions.


Recycling Water in Antioch

California is still facing a water crisis, according to some top water experts who were in Antioch today. They say the city is taking a lead role in showing how communities can greatly conserve water […]


House Passes Oil Drilling Regulations

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)_ A Bay Area Congressman made his voice heard in the sweeping legislation passed by the House, to regulate oil drilling.