Environmentalists Lose Ally In Congress With Boxer RetiringEnvironmental advocates will lose an ally in Congress when Barbara Boxer leaves the Senate at the end of her term in 2016 after more than three decades in office.
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.
Senator Boxer Plans Retirement From Senate After Current TermDemocratic Senator Barbara Boxer of California says she will not seek re-election in 2016 to a fifth term in office.
Sen. Boxer Calls Rumors Of Resignation ‘Bizarre,’ Will Decide On 2016 Run Next YearSen. Barbara Boxer called rumors that she planned to resign “bizarre” during a news conference in San Francisco’s Ferry Building late Friday morning.
California’s Medical Malpractice Measure Prop. 46 Gets Support From Sen. Barbara BoxerSenator Barbara Boxer came out swinging Wednesday on behalf of Proposition 46 in a new ad campaign. The 'Yes on 46' initiative would lift the cap on medical malpractice awards.
U.S. Sen. Boxer Seeks Solutions For Preventable Medical Errors In California Hospitals Heart disease and cancer rank as the number one and two, leading causes of death in America, but few people know that medical errors ranks third, killing up to 440,000 people a year.
Sen. Boxer Questions TSA About Stowaway's Flight From San Jose Airport To HawaiiA few weeks before a 15-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration conducted a review of San Jose's airport and found its perimeter to be in compliance with the agency's security requirements.
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.
Sen. Boxer Touts Health Care Exchange, Obamacare In OaklandU.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-California, came to Oakland Monday to promote the nation's new health care law, saying it will help millions of Americans get the health care they need.
Marchers Block I-880 In Oakland On 3rd Night Of Zimmerman Verdict ProtestsHundreds of protesters angry with the acquittal of a neighborhood watch volunteer for a fatal shooting in Florida marched through downtown Oakland on Monday night and police have called for mutual aid from other agencies.
Sen. Boxer Wants Probe Of San Onofre Nuclear Power PlantCalifornia Sen. Barbara Boxer wants the Justice Department to investigate if the operator of the troubled San Onofre nuclear power plant intentionally misled federal regulators.
Sen. Boxer Seeks Nationwide Labeling Of Genetically Modified FoodsFollowing the defeat of Proposition 37 last November, Sen. Barbara Boxer is proposing federal legislation that would require labeling for genetically-modified foods nationwide.
Military Questioned Over Dropped Rape Case Against Santa Cruz GunmanSen. Barbara Boxer questioned Wednesday whether the military erred when it dropped rape charges and discharged a soldier who later shot and killed two police detectives in Santa Cruz.
Obama Vows Job Creation In State Of Union Speech Embraced By Calif. DelegationPresident Barack Obama is urging a divided Congress to boost job creation and strengthen the middle class through a package of government-backed proposals - a move that drew support from members of California's largely Democratic Congressional delegation.
Feinstein Says NRA All Wrong About Preventing School ShootingsCalifornia's senior U.S. Senator is one of many local lawmakers who denounced the National Rifle Association's call for armed police officers in every school on Friday.