UPDATE: Newsom Says President Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration After Phone CallGov. Gavin Newsom on Friday afternoon tweeted that he had spoken to President Donald Trump on the phone and gotten approval for California's Major Disaster Declaration request.
Last Chance: People Urged To Complete 2020 Census As Data Collection Ends TodayCensus advocates in the Bay Area, California and across the nation urged residents Thursday to take the 2020 Census since the U.S. Census Bureau is ending data collection by the end of the day.
Experts Concerned with Accuracy of Census After Deadlines ChangeDisputing two lower court decisions, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that the Trump administration could end the 2020 census early to meet its Dec. 31 deadline and keep control over apportionment count for the U.S. House of Representatives.
U.S. Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration To Halt Census CountThe U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday stopped the once-a-decade headcount of every U.S. resident from continuing through the end of October.
DOJ Nearing Antitrust Action on Google; Trump Eyes Tech CurbAs the Trump administration moves toward antitrust action against search giant Google, it's campaigning to enlist support from sympathetic state attorneys general across the country.
Trump Says He Has Approved TikTok Sale to Silicon Valley Tech Giant OraclePresident Trump said Saturday he has approved a deal between TikTok's parent company ByteDance and Oracle, temporarily averting a ban on TikTok in U.S. app stores.
Federal Judge in San Francisco Hears Motion to Block Trump's Impending WeChat BanIn a rare Saturday afternoon hearing, a federal judge in San Francisco heard a motion by a user group hoping to block Pres. Trump's executive order limiting the China-based messaging app WeChat in the United States.
Republican Senate Solidarity Key to Success of Trump Effort to Replace GinsburgAll indications are that President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will move ahead with a Supreme Court nominee. So the first question is: what if they succeed?
Trump Administration Puts Dozens Of Homeless Housing Projects On Hold In California As Winter ApproachesAs winter approaches and the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, the need to house the homeless in the Bay Area is more urgent than ever. But KPIX 5 has learned the Trump administration has put the brakes on projects that would help thousands.
Senate Judiciary Antitrust Panel Grills Google Exec On Online AdvertisingA Senate panel put a top Google executive on the defensive over the company’s powerful position in online advertising as some lawmakers look hopefully toward an expected antitrust case against the tech giant by the Trump administration.
Oakland Joins Cities Demanding Records On Trump Administration’s Deployment Of Federal AgentsOakland, six other cities and the nonprofit Public Rights Project are demanding from the Trump administration records on the deployment of federal agents to cities considered progressive.
Pentagon Marches Back Plans To Shut Down 'Stars and Stripes' After Trump Remarks Uproar, Feinstein LetterThe Trump administration is reversing course on its plans to shut down Stars and Stripes, the independent newspaper funded by the Department of Defense that has been a beacon of news and information for members of the military and their families for generations.
Newsom Criticizes 'Weaponization' Of U.S. Postal System By FedsGov. Gavin Newsom on Friday criticized what he described as the "sabotage" of U.S. Postal delivery by the federal government, accusing the Trump administration of weaponizing the postal system.
Republican COVID-19 Stimulus Proposal: $1,200 Checks, Smaller Unemployment AidA new COVID-19 stimulus bill was expected to be unveiled on Monday by Republican leaders after the $600 weekly federal unemployment boost expired for millions of Americans over the weekend.
Bay Area Non-Profit Helping To Bring Foreign Students To US Reeling Over J-1 Visa SuspensionThis year Cultural Homestay International, in San Rafael, will celebrate its 40th anniversary. But there is little to celebrate due to the Trump administration's suspension of J-1 visas.