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.
Ex-CIA Director’s Comment About ‘Emotional’ Feinstein Stirs Sexism DebateTop Democrats are voicing outrage to comments made by former CIA chief Michael Hayden during an appearance on Fox News Sunday where he questioned Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s objectivity in a spying probe based on her “emotional feeling.”
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.
Feinstein Joins Brown Opposing Marijuana Legalization, Worried About Stoned DriversSen. Dianne Feinstein on Wednesday joined Gov. Jerry Brown in expressing skepticism about legalizing marijuana in California for recreational purposes.