Bay Area Students March For Climate Change Action As Part Of Worldwide Day Of ActionHundreds of students from around the Bay Area marched down San Francisco's Market Street Friday, skipping classes to voice their anger over a lack of action on climate change.
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 Congresswomen Challenge Trump's Muslim Travel Ban Executive OrderCalifornia Congresswomen are leading a protest against Trump's order to ban refugees and citizens from Muslim nations from entering the U.S.
Saudi Prince To Visit Silicon Valley Tech Execs In Push To Expand Beyond Oil EconomySaudi Arabia's Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz announced plans to travel to San Francisco and meet with private sector leaders.
House Minority Leader Pelosi Leads Democrats In Visit To CubaHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi led a delegation of Democrats from her chamber on a visit to Cuba on Tuesday that her office said was aimed at further improving U.S. relations with the island nation.
Pelosi Trying To Stop GOP Push To Lower Nutritional Standards For School LunchesHouse Republicans are pushing to give schools a break from new school meal standards requiring more fruits and vegetables, and less fat, sodium and sugar. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says lowering those standards is "unacceptable."
Will Host’s Love-Hate Relationship With San Francisco Disappear With Colbert Report?The relationship between the Colbert Report’s host and the city by the bay got off to a shaky start in his second full season when he did a segment titled “Was it really that bad? The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake.”
Elected Officials Praise First Responders At SFO CrashElected officials praised the first responders in Saturday morning's crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 at SFO.
100s Pay Respects At San Francisco’s Presidio On Memorial DayHundreds gathered at San Francisco National Cemetery at the Presidio Monday to participate in the events marking the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean War and to pay special tribute to World War II veterans.
Pelosi: Don't Tie Spending Cuts To Debt Ceiling DealStruggling for the upper hand in the next round of debt talks, Republicans and Democrats this weekend drew lines in the sand they said they’d never cross when it comes to the U.S. debt limit.
Congress Passes Fiscal Cliff Compromise With Help From Pelosi, BoehnerHouse Democrats, led by minority leader Nancy Pelosi voted by an overwhelming 172-16 for the agreement, which was crafted over the weekend by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Vice President Joe Biden.
Pelosi Calls For Action On Superstorm Sandy Relief Aid After Boehner Abandons VoteDemocratic House minority leader Nancy Pelosi joined New York-area lawmakers in disgust after learning the House Republican leadership decided to allow the current term of Congress to end without holding a vote on aid for victims of Superstorm Sandy.
Events Throughout Bay Area On World AIDS Day Vigils, ceremonies, and free screening clinics were planned throughout the Bay Area on Saturday to mark World AIDS Day.
Democratic Leader Pelosi Reacts To GOP Romney-Ryan TicketEver since Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney introduced Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as his vice presidential running mate on Saturday, there has been a maelstrom of reactions from both parties.
Pelosi: GOP Repeal Obamacare Is ‘Unrealistic’Minority leader Nancy Pelosi said House Democrats are happy to debate dismantling Obamacare, but repeal is unrealistic.