White House Designates Berryessa Snow Mountain As New National MonumentMammoth bones, prehistoric rock carvings and more than a million acres of wilderness will be protected as part of three new national monuments that President Barack Obama is creating in California, Nevada and Texas.
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Attorney General Kamala Harris To Run For U.S. SenateCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris plans to announce on Tuesday that she will run for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Barbara Boxer.
California Senators Boxer, Feinstein Urge Ebola Preparedness At State HospitalsCalifornia's two senators are asking trade groups representing the state's hospitals to make sure their members have protocols in place should a patient with Ebola walk through their doors.
Sen. Boxer Calls Rumors Of Resignation ‘Bizarre,’ Will Decide On 2016 Run Next YearSen. Barbara Boxer called rumors that she planned to resign “bizarre” during a news conference in San Francisco’s Ferry Building late Friday morning.
Sen. Boxer Questions TSA About Stowaway's Flight From San Jose Airport To HawaiiA few weeks before a 15-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration conducted a review of San Jose's airport and found its perimeter to be in compliance with the agency's security requirements.
Boxer, Feinstein Join Calls For Leland Yee To ResignSen. Barbara Boxer and Sen. Dianne Feinstein are calling on a Democratic California state senator to resign following his arrest on public corruption and firearms charges.
Gov't Shutdown Blame Game Starts With No End In SightThere were suggestions from leaders in both parties that the government shutdown, heading for its second day, could last for weeks and grow to encompass a possible default by the Treasury if Congress fails to raise the nation's debt ceiling.
Feinstein Backs Obama On Syria, But Open To Russian ProposalU.S. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said Monday that she continued to support President Obama's proposed military strike against Syria. But Feinstein added that she was open to a suggestion by the Russian government to put Syria’s chemical weapons under international control.
Sen. Boxer Touts Health Care Exchange, Obamacare In OaklandU.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-California, came to Oakland Monday to promote the nation's new health care law, saying it will help millions of Americans get the health care they need.
Sen. Boxer Wants Probe Of San Onofre Nuclear Power PlantCalifornia Sen. Barbara Boxer wants the Justice Department to investigate if the operator of the troubled San Onofre nuclear power plant intentionally misled federal regulators.
Sen. Boxer Seeks Nationwide Labeling Of Genetically Modified FoodsFollowing the defeat of Proposition 37 last November, Sen. Barbara Boxer is proposing federal legislation that would require labeling for genetically-modified foods nationwide.