'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.
2020 Democrats Grapple With California's Electoral Buzz SawFourteen presidential candidates flocked to the state last weekend to speak to the most fervent activists at the California Democratic Party's convention, making their pitches.
CA Democrats Spar Over Whether Party Should Take Money From Juul, Fox, UberFox, Uber and Juul are not companies one might expect to see featured as sponsors of the California Democratic Party Convention. But there they were--listed next to Bernie Sanders and labor unions.
Democratic Presidential Candidates Coming To San Francisco For ConventionSeveral Democratic U.S. presidential candidates will make appearances in San Francisco starting Thursday, as the California Democratic Party Organizing Convention is set to kick off in the city on Friday.
Pragmatic Pelosi Points Democratic Party Toward The CenterFor years, Republicans have portrayed Nancy Pelosi as a villain whose “liberal San Francisco values” could send the country into a downward spiral.
Pelosi's Hestitation To Impeach Trump May Be Informed By Clinton ImpeachmentHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been hesitant to call for President Trump's impeachment--this may be because she saw the losses Republicans suffered in 1998 after Clinton's impeachment.
California Democrats Seek Lower Threshold To Raise Local TaxesCalifornia voters could decide next year whether it should be easier for their local governments to raise taxes and issue bonds for public projects.
Bay Area Sanders Supporter Says She's Behind His 2020 Presidential BidBay Area Bernie Sanders supporters on Tuesday said they are hoping to capture the magic and momentum from his 2016 campaign with the Vermont senator's renewed bid for president.
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.