Central Valley Republican McCarthy Favored To Become Next House SpeakerThe California Republican, who is the overwhelming favorite to succeed John Boehner as speaker, has relied on those skills to navigate the treacherous waters of the fractious GOP conference.
Former HP CEO Fiorina May Appear In Next GOP Debate After CNN Changes CriteriaCNN on Tuesday amended its criteria for the next Republican presidential debate, giving former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina a better chance at appearing in the Sept. 16 primetime affair.
Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Fires Back At Trump's Proposed Immigration Plan For Workers With H-1B VisasRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump's proposed immigration plan for workers with H-1B visas is not getting any likes from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Controversial Term 'Anchor Baby' Drops Onto GOP Presidential CampaignsThe debate over illegal immigration and the birthright citizenship granted to those born in the U.S. was enhanced this week with the use by some Republican presidential candidates of the term “anchor baby.”
Northern California Planned Parenthood Counters Anti-Abortion Group's Undercover VideosThe president of Planned Parenthood's Northern California chapter is defending her organization against a growing political campaign to defund it.
GOP Candidates Discuss Kate Steinle's Death, Sanctuary City Policy In Thursday's DebateRepublicans running for president discussed the topic of sanctuary cities and the death of Pleasanton resident Kate Steinle as they faced off for the first debate of the 2016 election cycle.
Trump: 'If I Get The Nomination, I Will Win The Hispanic Vote!'Donald Trump is still getting a lot of heat for linking undocumented immigrants to rapists and murderers in the U.S., but the GOP candidate says he thinks he can get Latinos to vote for him anyway.
GOP Could Suffer Fallout If Supreme Court Rules To Eliminate Obamacare For MillionsA Supreme Court ruling due in late June could wipe out health insurance for millions. Twenty-six of the 34 states that would be most affected by the ruling have Republican governors.
Now Seeking White House, Fiorina's HP CEO Tenure Was StormyIn her quest for the Republican presidential nomination, former tech CEO Carly Fiorina boasts about her experience running Silicon Valley computer-maker Hewlett-Packard as evidence that she's "a problem solver, with a track record to prove it."
GOP Budget Targets Boosts War Spending, Takes Aim At Affordable Care ActHouse and Senate GOP negotiators are sealing agreement on a budget blueprint that would enable Republicans to more easily target the Affordable Care Act while delivering an almost $40 billion budget boost to the Pentagon.
In KPIX Interview, Former California GOP Chairman Launches Campaign For U.S. SenateTom Del Beccaro, former chairman of the California Republican Party, announced on KPIX Sunday that he's launching a longshot bid to succeed Barbara Boxer as California's next U.S. senator
Bay Area Billionaire Environmentalist Battling 2016 GOP Hopefuls By Outing Them On Climate ChangeA Bay Area billionaire environmentalist hopes to put GOP White House hopefuls on the climate-change "hot seat," and give the Koch Brothers a run for their money.