Coronavirus: California, Western States Seek $1 Trillion Federal Lifeline For 1st Responders, Health Care, Public EducationCalifornia is joining with other western states to request a collective $1 trillion lifeline from the federal government to fund essential first responders, health care needs and educational systems as states grapple with historic budget deficits because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Rep. Schiff, California Senators Introduce Bipartisan Plan To Examine U.S. Coronavirus ResponseRep. Adam Schiff and Senators Diane Feinstein and Kamala Harris introduced a plan to establish a bipartisan commission to thoroughly examine the U.S. government's response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: California Sending 500 Ventilators To National Stockpile To Help New YorkCalifornia is sending 500 state-owned ventilators to the Strategic National Stockpile to help New York and other states that are in immediate need for them because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to the governor's office.
Senate Passes $2 Trillion Economic Rescue Package, Largest Relief Bill In U.S. HistoryThe Senate has passed an unparalleled $2.2 trillion economic rescue package steering aid to businesses, workers and health care systems engulfed by the coronavirus pandemic. The 883-page measure is the largest economic relief bill in U.S. history.
Senate Approves Coronavirus Relief Bill Ensuring Paid LeaveThe Senate on Wednesday approved a coronavirus relief bill passed by the House last week that provides free testing and paid leave for certain workers as the White House solidifies plans for an even larger package to address the fallout of the pandemic.
Nursing Facilities In Focus After Coronavirus Deaths In Washington StateThe coronavirus deaths in Washington State are bringing nursing home care into sharp focus, especially considering four of the six people who have died from the virus in the U.S. were patients at the Lifeland Center in Kirkland, Washington, a nursing facility.
Pelosi Poses With House Democratic Women In White To Honor SuffragettesBay Area Democratic women in Congress posed front and center for a photo-op wearing white on Tuesday, just before President Trump's State of the Union Address.
Scarlett’s Career High Helps Stanford Beat No. 15 Washington, 23-13Cameron Scarlett rushed for a career-high 157 yards and a touchdown, and Stanford pulled off its biggest win of the season, stunning No. 15 Washington 23-13 on Saturday night.
Pelosi Says Dems Are United, Focused On Agenda During Press ConferenceHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday said she wants Democrats to shift the focus away from President Trump to concentrate on the party's election agenda.
House Passes Resolution Formally Denouncing Trump Tweets As RacistAfter a bitter partisan brawl, House lawmakers on Tuesday approved a resolution to formally denounce President Trump's recent tirade against four progressive congresswomen of color, with four Republicans joining Democrats to rebuke the president.
Brother, Widow Of Slain NorCal Police Officer Praise Trump At National MemorialThe brother and widow of slain Newman Police Dept. Cpl. Ronil Singh both spoke at a memorial held in the nation's capital Wednesday, thanking President Trump for his support and all the law enforcement officers gathered for their service.
Google, Facebook To Pay $450K For Violation In Washington StateSilicon Valley giants Google and Facebook have agreed to pay $455,000 to settle allegations that they failed to keep proper records about who was paying for campaign ads on their sites.
Rare Tornado Touches Down Outside Seattle, Causing 'Catastrophic Damage' A tornado touched down near Port Orchard in Kitsap County about 45 miles west of Seattle, according to the National Weather Service in Seattle.
Google CEO To Meet With US Lawmakers After Previous SnubGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai is scheduled to meet privately with members of Congress Friday after he and his boss, Google co-founder Larry Page, stood up lawmakers at a public hearing earlier this month.
Walnut Creek Man Arrested After Scaling White House FenceA Bay Area man who had been reported missing by his family was arrested Monday after scaling a fence outside the White House and claiming God told him to punch the President in the face.