Analysis: Newsom Landslide Provides Little Reassurance for Democrats in 2022Democrats crushed Republicans in Tuesday's California recall election of Gov. Gavin Newsom, helped by the solid, statewide approval of Pres. Biden and his policies. That is not the case in battleground states where Democratic candidates face steep competition.
Heavy Police Presence as a Few Hundred Protesters Arrive for Rally at U.S. CapitolIn a city still on edge after the January 6 insurrection, law enforcement bore down in large numbers on the Capitol on Saturday over concerns that a rally in support of the jailed rioters would turn violent. It didn't.
San Francisco Mayor Defends Criticism After Video Catches Her Dancing Maskless at Night ClubMayor London Breed was doing damage control Friday after being caught on video dancing without a mask during a night out at a San Francisco club.
2 of Gov. Newsom's Children Test Positive for COVID-19Two of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s children have tested positive for the coronavirus and his family is following “all COVID protocols,” his office announced Friday.
Oakland Officials: 9 OPD Officers Disciplined After Investigation into Racist, Sexist Social Media PostsOakland city officials on Friday released a statement regarding a recent investigation into inappropriate use of social media by OPD officers that started last January, noting that a total of nine officers were disciplined as a result.
Plans For Koi Nation Casino On Sonoma County Farmland Stuns Neighbors In Nearby WindsorThere is suddenly a plan for a new casino in Sonoma County. While it's coming as a shock to neighbors, it is a long-awaited opportunity for the tribe.
Housing Crisis: Newsom Signs Measures To Allow For More Duplexes, Apartments Near TransitTwo days after surviving the recall effort against him, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed several bills aimed at addressing the housing shortage and affordability crisis, one of the state's most pressing issues.
San Francisco Mayor Breed Issues New Mandates To DBI in Wake of Corruption ScandalMayor London Breed on Thursday said she's issuing an executive directive to prevent misconduct within the city's Department of Building Inspection following a report released by the Controller's Office that alleges nepotism, cronyism, and corruption.
Bill From Bay Area Lawmaker Allowing For Online Filing Of Restraining Orders Heads To Newsom's DeskA bill from a North Bay lawmaker that intends to help victims of domestic violence is heading to Gov. Gavin Newsom's desk after receiving unanimous support from the legislature.
San Francisco Launches Fund to Help Businesses Repair Broken Windows, Other VandalismMayor London Breed and other San Francisco city officials announced the launching of a new grant program on Wednesday that aims to help small businesses recover from vandalism done to their storefronts.
California Recall: Following Success, Democrats See Map For Upcoming MidtermsFew Democrats were surprised to see Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom swat down a Republican-driven recall campaign in bright-blue California. But they were pleased with how he did it.
'Energized' Newsom Begins Post-Recall Term Touting COVID Progress At Oakland School VisitFollowing his landslide win in the recall election, Governor Gavin Newsom kicked off his post-recall activities Wednesday by highlighting the state's progress in combating COVID and getting children back in school during a visit to Oakland.
California Recall: State Legislators Call for Reform in Wake of Expensive Recall ElectionA day after California voters resoundingly rejected the effort to recall Gov. Gavin Newsom, two lawmakers are pushing to fix what they call a broken recall system.
Campbell Police, District Attorney Honor Local Man, Officers For Stopping Potential Mass ShootingOfficials from the Campbell Police and the county’s district attorney’s office honored a local man Wednesday for his role in preventing a possible mass shooting.
California Recall: Biden Says Results 'A Resounding Win' For Newsom's Pandemic Response, Vaccine RequirementsPresident Joe Biden on Wednesday called the results of California's recall vote "a resounding win" for Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom's approach to the Covid-19 pandemic.