Pelosi Backs Sexual Harassment Legislation For CongressHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi weighed in on the sexual harassment claims current and former female lawmakers are making against their male colleagues in Congress, saying she supports legislative action in Congress to address the issue.
Female Lawmakers From California Allege Harassment By House ColleaguesOne current and three former female lawmakers tell The Associated Press that they, too, have been harassed or subjected to hostile sexual comments — by fellow members of Congress.
Congress Approves $558 Million California Drought Relief; Millions For Flint, Mich.Sen. Barbara Boxer, one of the bill's key authors, urged senators to vote no because of a last-minute rider that she said puts interests of big farms over the fishing industry.
Boxer: Abolish Electoral College, Decide President On Popular VoteSen. Barbara Boxer (D-California) introduced legislation to abolish the Electoral College and have presidential elections decided on the popular vote.
Harris, Sanchez Shut Out Republicans In US Senate RaceCalifornia U.S. Senate candidate Kamala Harris has claimed one of two spots in the November runoff, moving the state attorney general into a potentially historic election.
Gov. Brown Endorses Kamala Harris In Senate RaceGov. Jerry Brown is endorsing Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Kamala Harris barely two weeks before California's June 7 primary election.
California Lawmakers Offer Condolences Following Brussels AttacksLawmakers representing the Bay Area and California offered their condolences Tuesday, after terrorists attacked the main airport and train station in Brussels, Belgium.
White House Designates Berryessa Snow Mountain As New National MonumentMammoth bones, prehistoric rock carvings and more than a million acres of wilderness will be protected as part of three new national monuments that President Barack Obama is creating in California, Nevada and Texas.
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Attorney General Kamala Harris To Run For U.S. SenateCalifornia Attorney General Kamala Harris plans to announce on Tuesday that she will run for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Barbara Boxer.
California Senators Boxer, Feinstein Urge Ebola Preparedness At State HospitalsCalifornia's two senators are asking trade groups representing the state's hospitals to make sure their members have protocols in place should a patient with Ebola walk through their doors.
Sen. Boxer Calls Rumors Of Resignation ‘Bizarre,’ Will Decide On 2016 Run Next YearSen. Barbara Boxer called rumors that she planned to resign “bizarre” during a news conference in San Francisco’s Ferry Building late Friday morning.
Sen. Boxer Questions TSA About Stowaway's Flight From San Jose Airport To HawaiiA few weeks before a 15-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration conducted a review of San Jose's airport and found its perimeter to be in compliance with the agency's security requirements.
Boxer, Feinstein Join Calls For Leland Yee To ResignSen. Barbara Boxer and Sen. Dianne Feinstein are calling on a Democratic California state senator to resign following his arrest on public corruption and firearms charges.
Gov't Shutdown Blame Game Starts With No End In SightThere were suggestions from leaders in both parties that the government shutdown, heading for its second day, could last for weeks and grow to encompass a possible default by the Treasury if Congress fails to raise the nation's debt ceiling.