San Mateo County Board of Supervisors President Canepa to Run For Rep. Speier's SeatSan Mateo County Board of Supervisors President David Canepa on Friday evening announced he plans to run for retiring Rep. Jackie Speier's congressional seat next year.
Rep. Jackie Speier Announces She Will Not Seek Re-Election In 2022Veteran Bay Area Congresswoman Jackie Speier, who survived the violence surrounding the Jonestown massacre while serving as an aide to slain Congressman Leo Ryan, announced Tuesday she would not seek reelection in 2022.
San Joaquin County Supervisor Announces Candidacy for CongressSan Joaquin County Supervisor Tom Patti announced Tuesday that he will be running for U.S. Congress as a Republican in California's 9th Congressional District for the 2022 election.
Steve Bannon Indicted For Contempt of CongressSteve Bannon, who was a top adviser to former President Donald Trump, has been indicted by a federal grand jury on two counts of contempt of Congress for his failure to comply with a subpoena from the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.
House of Representatives Approves $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill Passed by SenateThe House approved a $1 trillion package of road and other infrastructure projects late Friday after Democrats resolved a months-long standoff between progressives and moderates, notching a victory for President Joe Biden and his party.
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Fires Back: Coverage 'Misrepresents Our Work And Our Motives'Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg took to his social media platform Tuesday night, in an attempt to quell a firestorm of criticism ignited by whistleblower Frances Haugen's '60 Minutes' interview and hours of compelling testimony before a Senate subcommittee.
President Biden Touts Senate Passage of Bipartisan Infrastructure BillPresident Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris hailed the Senate passage of a $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill, which came after months of intense negotiations between the White House and a group of bipartisan lawmakers.
UPDATE: Congress OKs Bill to Fight Hate Crimes Against Asian AmericansCongress approved legislation Tuesday intended to curtail a striking rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, sending President Joe Biden a bipartisan denunciation of the spate of brutal attacks that have proliferated during coronavirus pandemic.
House Passes Immigration Bill With Path to Citizenship for 'Dreamers'Joined by nine Republicans, all House Democrats voted to approve the American Dream and Promise Act which would allow more than 2.3 million "Dreamers" -- unauthorized immigrants who came to the U.S. as minors -- to gain permanent legal status and eventually, U.S. citizenship.
House Committee Hears Testimony On Rise In Anti-Asian American CrimesSeveral Asian American lawmakers testified Thursday on Capitol Hill on the rise in violence and discrimination against Asian Americans amid the COVID-19 pandemic, saying the words of former President Trump and other Republicans have inflamed tension.
House Democrats File Impeachment Charge Against President TrumpHouse Democrats on Monday unveiled an impeachment resolution accusing President Trump of "incitement of an insurrection" over the January 6 attack on the Capitol.
Speaker Pelosi Says Capitol Siege Rioters Chose 'Whiteness Over Democracy'House Speaker Nancy Pelosi used an online video meeting with her San Francisco constituents to criticize the overwhelmingly white mob that attacked Congress on Wednesday.
Nancy Pelosi Reelected House Speaker as 117th Congress Convenes SundayHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-S.F.) was reelected to lead the chamber as the 117th Congress convened Sunday, with the California Democrat set to shepherd her party through a new Congress with the slimmest majority in years.
COVID Relief: Our Children Will Pay For These Trillion Dollar Stimulus PackagesSo far this year, the federal government has spent more than $3.5 trillion on COVID-19 relief and that’s before this latest stimulus package was approved. So where is all that money coming from? The answer is: our children.
Congress Passes $900 Billion Pandemic Relief Package Delivering Aid To Businesses, IndividualsCongress passed a $900 billion pandemic relief package Monday night that would finally deliver long-sought cash to businesses and individuals and resources to vaccinate a nation confronting a frightening surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths.