Feinstein Won’t Back Sessions For Attorney GeneralThe top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee says she'll vote against President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general, Sen. Jeff Sessions.
Feinstein Voices Concerns At Sessions Confirmation HearingIn her opening statement at the confirmation hearing for Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., Feinstein said "there is so much fear in this country," particularly among African Americans.
Congress Approves $558 Million California Drought Relief; Millions For Flint, Mich.Sen. Barbara Boxer, one of the bill's key authors, urged senators to vote no because of a last-minute rider that she said puts interests of big farms over the fishing industry.
Feinstein Named Top Democrat On Senate Judiciary CommitteeSen. Dianne Feinstein has been named ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Congress Stalemated On Guns Despite Shooting, FilibusterThe slaughter in Florida and an attention-grabbing filibuster in the Senate did little to break the election-year stalemate in Congress over guns Thursday, with both sides unwilling to budge and Republicans standing firm against any new legislation opposed by the National Rifle Association.
California Lawmakers Offer Condolences Following Brussels AttacksLawmakers representing the Bay Area and California offered their condolences Tuesday, after terrorists attacked the main airport and train station in Brussels, Belgium.
Vicky Hennessy Sworn In As First Female Sheriff Of San FranciscoNewly-elected San Francisco Sheriff Vicki Hennessy was sworn in at San Francisco City Hall Friday morning as the city's 35th sheriff and the first woman to hold the office.
Sen. Feinstein Voices Criticism Of Pres. Obama’s ISIS StrategySen. Dianne Feinstein of California, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, is criticizing President Barack Obama’s strategy for defeating ISIS.
Drone Swarm Plagues Golden Gate Bridge; Officials Asking For RestrictionsThe agency that manages the Golden Gate Bridge is asking Sen. Dianne Feinstein for help in restricting the rising number of remote-controlled drones that have been buzzing the famous span.
On 'Face the Nation,' Senators Feinstein, McCain Call For More U.S. Troops In Middle EastThe suggestion by Republican John McCain and Democrat Dianne Feinstein is a direct challenge to the president.
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.
Feinstein Tweaks California Drought Bill To Improve ProspectsSen. Dianne Feinstein said Thursday she has dropped $300 million in emergency spending from drought-relief legislation to try to improve prospects for getting the bill passed.