San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Makes Stunning Extramarital Affair Apology On Social MediaLong-time San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting took to social media Saturday, issuing a public apology to his family, fellow lawmakers and constituents for having an extramarital affair.
Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballots To All California VotersThe California Assembly on Thursday sent Gov. Newsom a bill to require county election officials to mail a ballot to every registered voter in the state.
Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000Joe Canciamilla, the former elections chief for Contra Costa County was charged Wednesday with 34 felonies for allegedly using more than a quarter million dollars in campaign funds for personal expenses and lying about it.
Facebook Flags User Who Copied Trump Posts To Demonstrate Site's HypocrisyA Facebook page which copies President Trump word-for-word was flagged for violence and had a post removed while the president's original was left untouched.
SF Public Works Apologizes For Painting Over Black Lives Matter Mural On Bernal RockA battle over a rock and an art space ended in an apology and a promise on Tuesday, after someone -- this time a worker on San Francisco's graffiti abatement crew -- painted over a Black Lives Matter mural on a boulder in Bernal Heights for the fifth time.
SF Supe Presses City To Hire Service Officer To Oversee Needs Of City’s Veterans During PandemicA San Francisco supervisor wants the city to hire a new county veterans service officer, tasked with overseeing the needs of the city's veterans, many of whom have been negatively impacted by the coronavirus.
Newsom Renews Call for Federal Aid 'Not Charity' to States Grappling With Pandemic-Driven DeficitsGov. Gavin Newsom on Sunday said the nearly $54 billion budget deficit the state is facing is a direct result of the impact from the coronavirus pandemic and not because of existing financial troubles.
Speaker Pelosi On $3 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package: 'American People Are Worth It'House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday defended the stunning $3 trillion price tag on Democrats’ pandemic relief package as what is needed to confront the “villainous virus” and economic collapse.
Bay Area Congressman Ro Khanna Says Biden a 'Bridge' President to Progressive FutureBay Area congressman Ro Khanna, who co-chaired Sen. Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign, tells CBS he thinks Joe Biden will be the "bridge" to a future progressive era.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized For Infection Caused By GallstoneJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was hospitalized Tuesday with an infection caused by a gallstone, but plans to take part in the court’s arguments by telephone Wednesday.
City Leaders Vote To Oust Antioch Planning Commissioner Caught Up In COVID-19 Comment ControversyThe Antioch City Council voted unanimously to fire the chair of the Planning Commission who said COVID-19 is nature's way of taking out the homeless, the weak, and the old and it should be allowed to happen.
Speaker Pelosi, Rep. Jayapal Endorse Biden In Effort To Unite Progressive, Establishment DemocratsDemocratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), speaking in a video, said Biden offers “hope and courage, values, authenticity and integrity,” and he'd be a “voice of reason and resilience” amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Air District Announces $146K Settlement With Richmond Chevron Refinery For ViolationsThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced a settlement of nearly $150,000 with Chevron for air quality violations at the oil and gas company's Richmond refinery.
Benicia Wants Couple To Stop Picking Up Trash Along Highway During COVID-19 Shelter-In-PlaceThe city of Benicia says a couple picking up trash along the roadways is setting a bad example and has asked them to stop.
VIDEO: Congresswoman Barbara Lee Talks To BR About Surviving The COVID-19 PandemicCongresswoman Barbara Lee talks to BR host Jan Mabry about the coronavirus, its impact on African Americans and communities of color, and the work she's doing on the part of her constituents to ensure their economic recovery.