All 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? Wilson Walker reports. (9-19-20)
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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? Wilson Walker reports. (9-19-20)
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. Susie Steimle reports. (9/16/20)
Frustrated Business Owners Want Santa Clara County To Follow State's Red Tier GuidelinesA group of business owners and at least a half dozen chambers of commerce across Santa Clara County are coming together to urge county leaders to relax COVID-19 restrictions or put the economy further at risk. Maria Medina reports. (9/16/20)
Prop 19 Debate: Funding For Fighting Wildfires Or Attack On Prop 13 Tax Protections?Proponents of Proposition 19 on the November ballot say it would raise much-needed money for fighting wildfires and provide help to wildfire victims. But others say it’s a thinly-disguised attack on Prop 13 tax protections. (9/16/20)
Trump California Visit Amid Raging Wildfires Puts State, Federal Forest Management In SpotlightPresident Trump dismissed climate science during his visit to wildfire-ravaged California. John Ramos asked an expert at UC if state and federal forest management is actually hindering of helping to fuel these fires
San Jose Looks At Spending $3 Million On Cleaning Illegal Dumpsites, BlightSan Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo and three councilmembers will introduce a plan that will dedicate $1 million a month until the end of the year to clean illegal dumpsites and pick up trash from the streets. Len Ramirez reports. (9/14/20)
Raw Video: Gov. Newsom, President Trump At Roundtable California Wildfire MeetingPresident Donald Trump and California Governor Gavin Newsom spoke at a roundtable meeting on California's wildfire situation with state and federal officials. (9/14/20)
Gov. Newsom Dials Back Criticism of Trump on Eve of President's Visit to CaliforniaDespite leading a state that overwhelmingly opposed Donald Trump for president, Governor Gavin Newsom has mostly been quiet about publicly criticizing the president. Emily Turner reports. (9-13-20)
Bay Area Events Mark 19 Years Since 9/11 Terror AttacksBoth in-person and virtual events were held in the Bay Area on Friday to mark 19 years since the terror attacks of September 11, 2001. On this day, nearly 3,000 people lost their lives in attacks at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and on a plane in Pennsylvania. (9/11/20)
Despite Opposition, Richmond Moves Forward With Point Molate ProjectJohn Ramos reports on the Richmond City Council approving a massive residential project after decades of fighting.
A Look Back: San Bruno Rocked By PG&E Pipeline ExplosionAllen Martin looks back at the deadly San Bruno Pipeline that left eight people dead and destroyed over 30 houses on Sept. 9, 2010.
On Some City Blocks County Lines Don't Line Up With CA Color-Coded Plans For ReopeningBay Area businesses are waiting for their county to get permission to reopen, but as Joe Vazquez explains, in some cities the difference between opening or staying closed, could come down to one city block.
President Trump, Vice-President Biden Face Challenges On Campaign TrailPresident Trump stumped in North Carolina and former Vice-President Joe Biden released new ads slamming the president's performance in office. KPIX 5's Allen Martin talks to CBS Political Correspondent Ed O'Keefe on the challenges facing the candidates.
15 Marin Schools Reopen After Waivers Get ApprovedMore than a dozen Marin County welcomed back students on Tuesday. John Ramos reports on the first day of school.
Raw Video: Santa Clara County Briefing On Moving To 'Red Tier' Of ReopeningSanta Clara Counsel James Williams gives an update on the county moving to the "red tier" in the reopening process, which allows for indoor operations of gyms, personal care services and possibly the opening of schools to in-person learning.
Protesters Gather Outside Pelosi Home as Salon Brouhaha Heats UpErica Kious, the owner of eSalon on Union Street in San Francisco where Speaker Nancy Pelosi had an indoor styling appointment Monday, defended providing surveillance video to Fox News. (9-3-20)
South Bay Schools Get Green Light To Restart In-Person LearningIt's back to the classroom for dozens of students in South Bay. Maria Medina tells us how their schools were able to ditch distance learning.
Campaign 2020: How To Make Sure Your Vote Gets CountedWith Election Day just weeks away, it is important to make sure your vote gets counted. KPIX 5's John Ramos shares information you need to make sure you're registered on time and explains how to track your ballot once it is cast.
Bay Area Election Officials Say They're Ready for Mail-In BallotsSolano County elections office was recently remodeled to process a huge increase in mail-in ballots so, when the governor announced that all voters will be mailed ballots, it was no big deal. John Ramos reports. (8-31-20)
Portland Protests Turn DeadlyViolent protests escalated in Portland Saturday night with Trump supporters facing off with their opposition. Britt Conway reports. (8-30-20)
Pro-Trump Demonstrators Clash With Counterprotesters at Golden Gate BridgeTensions flared at on the Golden Gate Bridge Sunday where pro-Trump demonstrators were met by a smaller group of counterprotesters. Devin Fehely reports. (8-30-20)
With Conventions in Rear-View Mirror, Bay Area Voters Look AheadKPIX 5's Da Lin spoke to Bay Area residents about their reactions to the political conventions. (8-28-20)
Trump Plans Lengthy Speech to Wrap Republican National ConventionCBS politics editor Major Garrett gives KPIX 5's Allen Martin a preview of what viewers can expect on the last night of the GOP convention. (8-27-20)
Bay Area Pro-Sports Teams Boycott In Protest Of Jacob Blake Shooting In WisconsinBay Area sports teams cancelled their games Wednesday in response to the shooting of Jacob Blake. Dennis O'Donnell has more about the stoppage and Maria Medina talks about the long tradition of protest in sports.