Democrats' Path To Senate Majority Slipping AwayDemocrats' chances of retaking the Senate majority were slipping away early Wednesday as Republicans hung onto key seats in Wisconsin, North Carolina, Indiana and Florida.
Confusing Ballots Led To Nearly 250,000 Overvotes In California Senate PrimaryA staggering number of voters had their ballots in the June U.S. Senate primary tossed out, and two election experts from Sacramento say it's easy to see why.
Senate Stays Gridlocked On Gun Control ProposalsA divided Senate blocked rival election-year plans to curb guns on Monday, eight days after the horror of Orlando's mass shooting intensified pressure on lawmakers to act but knotted them in gridlock anyway -- even over restricting firearms for terrorists.
U.S. Senate Candidate Kamala Harris Skeptical Of Stanford Sex Assailant's Reduced SentencingCalifornia Attorney General and U.S. Senate candidate Kamala Harris expressed skepticism over sex assailant Brock Turner's reduced sentence.
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.