Democrats Yell, Seethe During Markup Of GOP Tax PlanThe House Ways and Means Committee began its work Monday on a massive tax overhaul, but the day quickly devolved into a partisan food fight.
American Flags Made In China Now Banned In U.S. MilitarySoldiers carry them into battle, fly them high over foreign bases, and triumphantly carry them in processions, but those stars and stripes, until now, have often been made in China.
Looming Budget Cuts May Cause Long Bay Area Flight Delays With a possible federal budget sequestration looming on March 1, the Federal Aviation Administration could close several Bay Area air traffic control towers and flights into major airports like San Francisco’s could face delays of up to 90 minutes.
Vallejo Gun Rights Meeting Draws Overflow CrowdAn overflow crowd at Vallejo City Hall Wednesday night debated the future of gun rights in America at a town hall style meeting called by the North Bay Congressman leading the House effort on gun control legislation.
North Bay Rep. Thompson Holding Public Forums On Gun Violence ReductionRep. Mike Thompson is holding public forums in the North Bay on gun violence reduction and prevention Wednesday night and Thursday.
Jonestown Massacre Survivor Speier Named To Gun Control Task ForceA Bay Area lawmaker who survived a massacre was appointed Friday to the Congressional task force on gun control created in response to the Connecticut elementary school killings.
California Congress Members Say GOP Cuts Would Hurt The Golden StateCalifornia’s Democratic Congressional representatives sounded off Thursday about how budget cuts proposed by House Republicans would impact the Golden State.