Bay Area, California Democrats Rip Trump's 2nd SOTU AddressBay Area and California Democratic officials immediately spoke out about President Trump's State of the Union Address, many before it even concluded. 
House Democrats Get Twitter Training From Freshman Lawmaker Ocasio-CortezFreshman Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who frequently captures national attention with her Twitter presence and social media posts, gave her Democratic colleagues in the House of Representatives a little lesson.
Pelosi, Dems Ready Strategy For Ending Government ShutdownOn Thursday, January 3, Democrats will control the House of Representatives for the first time since 2011 and the first item on the agenda is clear: end the government shutdown.
California Moves Up Primary, Wants Bigger Impact 2020 VoteEarly voting in California's primary will overlap with the traditional early nominating contests in Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada and South Carolina for the 2020 election, possibly forcing major changes for Democratic candidates.
Ahead Of Departure, Brown Predicts Too Much Democratic SpendingGov. Jerry Brown is predicting it will be difficult for his successor to control Democrats' hunger for more spending and rules.
Pelosi's Triumph: A Reminder Why She's Set To Be SpeakerIt has been quite a week for Rep. Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco.
Pledge To Limit Tenure As Speaker Wins Over Pelosi CriticsRep. Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) all but ensured Wednesday that she will become House speaker next month, quelling a revolt by disgruntled younger Democrats by agreeing to limit her tenure to no more than four additional years in the chamber's top post.
California Democratic Party Chair Resigns Amid Sexual Misconduct ProbeCalifornia Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman announced Thursday that he plans to resign, following a cascade of sexual harassment allegations that emerged against him in recent days.
Pelosi Nominated By Dems To Be Speaker; Still Faces January ShowdownNancy Pelosi of San Francisco was nominated by fellow House Democrats to be speaker on Wednesday, but she still faces a showdown vote when the full House convenes in January.
Looking Ahead, Democrats Jockey To Be Pelosi's Heir ApparentAs Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco moves closer to securing the votes to become House speaker, the stage is being set down-ballot for the next generation of leaders jockeying to be the Democrats' heirs apparent.
California Democratic Party Investigates Sex Misconduct Allegations Against ChairThe California Democratic Party has launched an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct by party chair Eric Bauman.