Pelosi, Dems Power $3 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package Through House; Bill Moves On To SenateDemocrats powered a massive $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill through the House on Friday, an election-year measure designed to brace a U.S. economy in free fall and a health care system struggling to contain a pandemic still pummeling the country.
Speaker Pelosi Unveils $3 Trillion COVID-19 Aid Package For States, Cities, Workers, Individuals, USPSHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled a more than $3 trillion coronavirus aid package Tuesday, a sweeping effort with $1 trillion for states and cities, “hazard pay” for essential workers and a new round of cash payments to individuals.
Sanders Sues To Keep CA Polls Open 2 Extra Hours Due To Long LinesWith hundreds of California voters still waiting in long lines at the close of polling, Democratic primary candidate Bernie Sanders asked a federal court to issue an emergency order to keep polls open for an extra 2 hours.
Sanders Edges Buttigieg In NH, Giving Dems 2 Front-RunnersBernie Sanders won New Hampshire’s presidential primary, edging moderate rival Pete Buttigieg and scoring the first clear victory in the Democratic Party’s chaotic 2020 nomination fight.
San Francisco Mayor London Breed Endorses Mike Bloomberg In Democratic PrimaryMayor London Breed of San Francisco made a surprise endorsement in the 2020 Democratic Primary, backing former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Speaker Pelosi Discusses Senate Impeachment Trial In San Francisco's PresidioSpeaker of the House Nancy Pelosi told the crowd at an appearance on Sunday that she hopes mounting public and political pressure will somehow insure a fair impeachment trial in the Senate.
Twitter: World Leaders' Accounts Not Entirely Above PoliciesAmid calls from some Democrats to suspend President Donald Trump's account, Twitter says world leaders' accounts aren't entirely above its policies.
Bay Area Republicans Say Impeachment Inquiry Of President Trump Will BackfireSpeaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced a formal impeachment inquiry of President Trump on Tuesday and some Bay Area Republicans are saying the plan is going to backfire.
Harris Defends Work As Prosecutor Following Gabbard Attacks In 2nd Dem DebateSen. Kamala Harris on Thursday defended her past record as California attorney general, the morning after Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard challenged her prosecutions during a CNN Democratic debate.
Bay Area Democrats Gear Up For Second Round Of Presidential Primary DebatesDemocrats across the Bay Area are gearing up for the second round of presidential primary debates this week, and many organizations are hosting watch parties so voters can get informed on the candidates together.
Pelosi Says Dems Are United, Focused On Agenda During Press ConferenceHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday said she wants Democrats to shift the focus away from President Trump to concentrate on the party's election agenda.
House Passes Resolution Formally Denouncing Trump Tweets As RacistAfter a bitter partisan brawl, House lawmakers on Tuesday approved a resolution to formally denounce President Trump's recent tirade against four progressive congresswomen of color, with four Republicans joining Democrats to rebuke the president.
'A Leader Will Emerge'; Congressman Eric Swalwell Drops Out Of Presidential Race East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell dropped out of the 2020 race for the White House Monday, saying whoever emerges from the crowded field of Democratic candidates to challenge President Trump will have to "be able to take a punch, throw a punch."
Fundraising Numbers For Some Democratic Candidates Made PublicThe herd of Democrats gunning to take on President Trump in 2020 may be thinning soon, according to an associate political science professor at San Francisco State.
Joe Biden's Rift With Progressives On Display As He Skips California Democratic ConventionThe tensions between former Vice President Joe Biden and liberal progressives were on full display this weekend in San Francisco.