'A Horrific Moment' – Bay Area Rep. Barbara Lee Recalls January 6 Attack On Capitol 1 Year LaterThe trauma remains fresh in the mind of East Bay Congresswoman Barbara Lee a year after the deadly January 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol which left five people dead, dozens more injured and a nation shaken.
Oakland International Airport Receiving $15M From Infrastructure Law To Make ImprovementsOakland International Airport passengers and employees will likely see some improvements to the airport because it's getting $15 million in federal grant money from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.
President Biden Orders Release of Strategic Petroleum Reserve To Stem Surging Gas PricesAs sky-high gas prices in the San Francisco Bay Area move the average price in California to new heights, President Joe Biden on Tuesday ordered 50 million barrels of oil released from America’s strategic reserve to help bring down gasoline and energy costs.
House Votes to Censure Congressman Paul Gosar for Posting Violent Video on Social MediaThe House voted on Wednesday to censure Republican Congressman Paul Gosar of Arizona and strip him of his two committee assignments after he posted an edited anime video to his social media accounts that depicted violence against Democratic Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York and President Biden.
South Bay Leaders, Bay Area Transit Officials Celebrate Federal Infrastructure FundingWith San Francisco Bay Area politicians including San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo looking on, President Joe Biden signed the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure package into law Monday afternoon.
White House Delays Release of JFK Assassination FilesThe White House said Friday it would delay the release of long-classified documents related to the assassination of former President John F. Kennedy.
Analysis: Newsom Landslide Provides Little Reassurance for Democrats in 2022Democrats crushed Republicans in Tuesday's California recall election of Gov. Gavin Newsom, helped by the solid, statewide approval of Pres. Biden and his policies. That is not the case in battleground states where Democratic candidates face steep competition.
California Recall: Biden Says Results 'A Resounding Win' For Newsom's Pandemic Response, Vaccine RequirementsPresident Joe Biden on Wednesday called the results of California's recall vote "a resounding win" for Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom's approach to the Covid-19 pandemic.
President Biden Journeys To California; Newsom Recall Support; Wildfire Damage Tour On AgendaFor the first time since his election, President Joe Biden boarded Air Force One Monday to head to California for a tour of the devastation left in the wake of the Caldor Fire and give support to Gov. Gavin Newsom, who faces a recall election on Tuesday.
San Mateo County Supervisor Urges President to Stop Meat 'Price Fixing,' Aid Small ProducersThe soaring price of meat is hitting Bay Area residents square in their pocketbooks and a San Mateo County supervisor Saturday asked President Biden to help small local butchers and stop alleged "price fixing" by large meat packers in hopes of lowering prices.
President Biden Announces New Federal COVID Vaccine Mandate For Private CompaniesPresident Biden announced the most sweeping COVID-19 vaccine requirements yet on Thursday, including a requirement that all employees at companies with at least 100 employees be vaccinated or undergo regular testing. The White House estimates that change alone will affect more than 80 million workers.