GOP Battles To Keep Control Of The HouseRepublicans seemed on track to secure two more years of House control in Tuesday's elections but with erosion of their historic majority, leaving hard-line conservatives with added clout to vex party leaders.
Democrats Widen Voter Registration Edge In CaliforniaNearly 18 million Californians are registered to vote in the upcoming presidential election, with Democrats widening their lead over Republicans in the Golden State.
SoCal GOP Official Under Fire For Anti-Hillary Tweets With ExecutionerThe Republican Party of Riverside County has apologized for anti-Hillary Clinton images on their verified Twitter account showing an executioner.
Republicans Block Emergency Zika Virus Funds As U.S. Mosquito Season LoomsWith hundreds of Zika virus cases already detected in the United States and American territories, Senate Democrats introduced emergency funding Monday after what they describe as significant push back from Republicans.
Poll: Trump Holds California GOP Lead By Attracting Schwarzenegger VotersThe businessman continues to hold a consistent lead, two months before the pivotal California primary, thanks to the same voters who elected Arnold Schwarzenegger governor.
Pelosi Slams House Republicans For Pushing 'Anti-Immigrant' AgendaCongresswoman Nancy Pelosi openly criticized a resolution brought forward by House Republicans on Thursday, St. Patrick's Day, that will authorize the Speaker of the House to file an "anti-immigrant" amicus brief in the Supreme Court.
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.
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.
IRS Cutbacks Resulted In 8 Million Hang Ups On Callers This Tax SeasonThe IRS' overloaded phone system hung up on more than 8 million taxpayers this filing season as the agency cut millions of dollars from taxpayer services. The agency's budget has been cut by $1.2 billion since 2010.
Most Americans Now Support Same-Sex Marriage, Survey FindsIn the late 1980s, support for gay marriage was essentially unheard of in America. Just a quarter century later, it's now favored by clear majority of Americans.
Gov. Christie Tells GOP Convention Goers Republicans Shouldn’t Rush To Pick 2016 Presidential CandidateNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie addressed about 500 lunch guests Saturday at the California Republican Party's convention in Sacramento.
Pelosi Trying To Stop GOP Push To Lower Nutritional Standards For School LunchesHouse Republicans are pushing to give schools a break from new school meal standards requiring more fruits and vegetables, and less fat, sodium and sugar. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says lowering those standards is "unacceptable."