Presidential Campaign

Repubican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during news conference in front the shuttered Solyndra solar power company May 31, 2012 in Fremont. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Romney Slams Obama Policies At Shuttered Solyndra Building In Fremont

Mitt Romney was holding a news conference outside the shuttered offices of Solyndra, the green energy company that went bankrupt after receiving government loans.

05/31/2012

Newt Gingrich

California GOP Hopes State Primary Will Be Relevant In Presidential Race

The Republican primaries and caucuses over the next couple of weeks will go a long way to determining whether California’s June 5 primary will make the state relevant.

02/26/2012

(CBS)

Californians Look To Make Impact In Nevada GOP Caucus

The Republican presidential contest may very well be decided by the time California holds its primary, in June. So, plenty of Californians appear to be joining the campaign in Nevada, which holds its caucus Saturday.

02/03/2012

Rick Perry

Rick Perry Makes Impression on Wealthy Silicon Valley Donors

Texas Governor Rick Perry made his Bay Area debut as a presidential candidate on Friday with an appearance in East Palo Alto to raise money in his first California campaign swing.

09/10/2011

First Lady Michelle Obama (Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

First Lady Michelle Obama Fundraising In Bay Area

First Lady Michelle Obama dropped in on the Bay Area Tuesday for a two-stop fundraising visit expected to net thousands for her husband’s re-election campaign.

CBS San Francisco–06/14/2011

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