While California Dems Won’t Lose Majority, Some Battle To Stay In OfficeWhile Democrats in California won’t lose this control of the state legislature -- actually they’ll probably expand their super majority in the assembly and senate -- some incumbents are fighting to stick around.
Democrats Call For Congress To Rein In, Break Up Big TechDemocratic lawmakers are calling for Congress to rein in Big Tech, possibly forcing Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple to sever their dominant platforms from their other lines of business and imposing new uniformity on the terms they offer users.
GOP Targets Democratic-Run California in Election GambleRepublican candidates eager for a turnaround in heavily Democratic California are spotlighting what they see as a dire threat to families and communities — their own state's policies.
White House Officials, Democrats Fail To Reach Deal On COVID Stimulus BillCongressional Democrats and White House officials again failed to reach a deal over coronavirus relief legislation after meeting on Friday.
CA Democratic Lawmakers Propose $100 Billion Economic Stimulus PlanDemocrats who control the California State Legislature proposed a $100 billion economic stimulus plan that relies on what they are calling “future tax vouchers.”
GOP $1 Trillion Aid Package Promises Another Round Of Direct Payments, Help For Small BusinessesSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday promised a new round of direct payments to earners below a certain income level, similar to the $1,200 checks sent in the spring.
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.