Hayward City Councilwoman Aisha Wahab Running For Eric Swalwell's House SeatAs Congressman Eric Swalwell makes a bid for the White House, some local politicians are already gunning for his seat.
Pelosi Calls For 'Override' After Trump Vetos Congressional Vote To End Emergency
GOP-Scorned 'San Francisco Liberal' Pelosi Balances Power With PragmatismRepublicans have vilified Nancy Pelosi for years as a San Francisco liberal, portraying her as a captive of left-wingers in the Democratic Party but, in her early moves as House speaker, Pelosi is displaying her pragmatic streak.
Speier Nominates Blasey Ford For Profiles In Courage AwardPeninsula Congresswoman Jackie Speier nominated Brett Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford on Tuesday for the prestigious Profiles in Courage Award.
President May Show Up To Deliver SOTU, Find He Hasn't Been InvitedA little-noticed rule would likely prevent the president from delivering a State of the Union address on Jan. 29, despite an invitation from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
Pelosi-Led House Dems Urge Sweeping Reforms To Boost Voting, EthicsHouse Democrats led by Speaker Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco on Friday unveiled a comprehensive elections and ethics reform package that targets what they call a "culture of corruption in Washington" and aims to reduce the role of money in politics.
Pelosi Makes History, Regains Speaker's GavelNancy Pelosi of San Francisco knew this moment would come, even if others had their doubts — or worked to stop her.
Mulvaney Says Pelosi's Speaker Transition May Prolong Gov't ShutdownThere is currently no end in sight for the partial government shutdown, and a change in control of Congress could drag it into the new year.
CBS Live Updates: Gov't Shutdown to Extend Through ChristmasSenate majority leader Mitch McConnell announced shortly after noon Saturday (PST) that the Senate is adjourned until Dec. 27 assuring that the government will be partially shut down through Christmas.
CBS Continuing Coverage: Partial Government Shutdown Takes EffectThe government partially shut down Saturday at midnight after the House and Senate failed to pass a spending bill. President Trump had insisted he would not sign any spending bill that did not include $5 billion for the border wall.
Pelosi's Triumph: A Reminder Why She's Set To Be SpeakerIt has been quite a week for Rep. Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco.