U.S. Senate

Kamala Harris Kicks Off US Senate Campaign With Private Fundraiser In San FranciscoState Attorney General Kamala Harris has officially kicked off her 2016 campaign for the U.S. Senate seat that'll be vacated by Barbara Boxer.
Field Poll Shows Condoleezza Rice Leading Potential 2016 U.S. Senate FieldRice and Kamala Harris topped the list as the Field Poll looked at 18 people who may or may not run, and whether likely voters would support their candidacy.
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.
Newsom Not Running For Boxer’s U.S. Senate Seat In 2016Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom posted on Facebook Monday that he will not run for the U.S. Senate seat that Barbara Boxer will give up in 2016.
Who Could Run To Succeed U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer In 2016?Start up the political rumor mill, as U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer has announced she will not seek a fifth term next year.
Pelosi Calls On Congress To Approve Federal Minimum Wage IncreaseHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called on Congress to approve an increase in the federal minimum wage at the Golden Gate Club in San Francisco’s Presidio on Sunday.
Bay Area Gay Rights Advocates Applaud DADT RepealBay Area advocacy groups were jubilant following the U.S. Senate vote on Saturday to do away with the military's 17-year ban on openly gay troops.
Boxer Re-Elected To U.S. Senate For 4th TermDemocrat Barbara Boxer has won her fourth term in the U.S. Senate, dashing GOP hopes of removing the liberal icon with a strong challenge from former Hewlett-Packard Co. CEO Carly Fiorina.
California Candidates Tell Supporters To Ignore PollsThe final Field Poll shows Jerry Brown beating Meg Whitman by ten points for governor and Barbara Boxer leading Carly Fiorina by eight for Senator.
Boxer Increases Lead Over Fiorina In Latest PollDemocratic Sen. Barbara Boxer, fighting for a fourth term, is leading Republican challenger Carly Fiorina in a Field Poll released Friday.
Fiorina Hospitalized For Infection Related To Breast Cancer SurgeryCalifornia GOP Senate challenger Carly Fiorina was in the hospital Tuesday to be treated for an infection associated with her reconstructive surgery after breast cancer.
Brown, Boxer Creep Ahead In Latest CBS 5 PollDemocrat Jerry Brown, running for California governor, and Democrat Barbara Boxer, seeking re-election as one of California’s two U.S. senators, have finished ahead of their Republican opponents for the first time in 2 months of CBS 5 KPIX-TV tracking polls, according to the latest poll data released Wednesday.