Hayward City Councilwoman Aisha Wahab Running For Eric Swalwell's House SeatAs Congressman Eric Swalwell makes a bid for the White House, some local politicians are already gunning for his seat.
President May Show Up To Deliver SOTU, Find He Hasn't Been InvitedA little-noticed rule would likely prevent the president from delivering a State of the Union address on Jan. 29, despite an invitation from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
Pelosi Makes History, Regains Speaker's GavelNancy Pelosi of San Francisco knew this moment would come, even if others had their doubts — or worked to stop her.
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.
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.
Democrats Shun Idea Of Pelosi House Speaker Floor FightThe Democrats trying to stop Bay Area Rep. Nancy Pelosi from reclaiming the House Speaker job say they don't need a rival candidate just yet.
2 Pelosi Detractors Now Backing Her For House SpeakerRep. Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco appears to be having some success shrinking the ranks of Democratic lawmakers opposing her bid to serve a second stint as speaker of the House.
Trump Takes Jabs At 9th Circuit Court, House Dems During Turkey PardonWhile the annual presidential turkey pardon is typically free of partisan politics, President Donald Trump took jabs at the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals and the incoming House Democratic majority at Tuesday's ceremony.
Obama Praises 'Extraordinary' Pelosi Amid Leadership BattleFormer President Barack Obama offered effusive praise of Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) on Tuesday as the Democratic leader faces opposition to her bid for House Speaker.