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Rep. Darrell Issa Escorted Out of Benghazi Panel

Rep. Darrell Issa Escorted Out of Benghazi Panel

Outspoken California Rep. Darrell Issa was escorted out of a House deposition on Benghazi on Tuesday after he tried... Read »

Jun 16, 2015
Distracted GOP Lawmaker Accidentally OKs California Budget

Distracted GOP Lawmaker Accidentally OKs California Budget

A Republican lawmaker accidentally cast his party's first vote for the California budget in years because he was... Read »

Jun 16, 2015
Analysis: Can Donald Trump Win?

Analysis: Can Donald Trump Win?

He has the brash demeanor, the outsized public persona and plenty of cash to fund a presidential campaign — but... Read »

Jun 16, 2015
Donald Trump: I'm Running for President

Donald Trump: I'm Running for President

Donald Trump is running for president, he announced Tuesday morning, promising to become "the greatest jobs... Watch »

Jun 16, 2015
CA Legislature Passes Record $117.5B Budget

CA Legislature Passes Record $117.5B Budget

California lawmakers approved a $117.5 billion Democratic spending plan Monday that would send more money to public... Read »

Jun 15, 2015
Jeb Bush to Tout Stint as Fla. Gov. in 2016 Speech

Jeb Bush to Tout Stint as Fla. Gov. in 2016 Speech

Jeb Bush on Friday previewed his announcement that he's running for president, telling reporters that his upcoming... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
Florida Gov. Signs Bill to Require U.S. Made Flags

Florida Gov. Signs Bill to Require U.S. Made Flags

Cities, counties and the state of Florida will have to purchase state and American flags made in the United States... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
Iowa GOP Nixes Straw Poll as Hopefuls' Interest Wanes

Iowa GOP Nixes Straw Poll as Hopefuls' Interest Wanes

Republican leaders in Iowa have agreed to end the state's straw poll because of waning interest from presidential... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
Free Speech Zones Proposed for Waterfront Park

Free Speech Zones Proposed for Waterfront Park

It would establish the issuing of advance permits for protests. Watch »

Jun 9, 2015
Court Upholds Key Parts of Texas' Strict Anti-Abortion Law

Court Upholds Key Parts of Texas' Strict Anti-Abortion Law

A federal appeals court upheld key parts of Texas's strict anti-abortion law on Tuesday, a decision that could leave... Read »

Jun 9, 2015
Escondido Mayor to Run for Dave Roberts' Seat

Escondido Mayor to Run for Dave Roberts' Seat

Escondido Mayor Sam Abed announced Monday that he will run for San Diego County Supervisor. Watch »

Jun 8, 2015
Barbara Bush Celebrates 90th Birthday

Barbara Bush Celebrates 90th Birthday

Former first lady Barbara Bush is promoting literacy on her 90th birthday. Bush is lending her backing to a $7... Watch »

Jun 8, 2015
San Diego Lawmakers See Bills Advance

San Diego Lawmakers See Bills Advance

Proposals from San Diego representatives that are working their way through the Legislature. Read »

Jun 5, 2015
Mayor Wants to Boost Library Internet Speeds

Mayor Wants to Boost Library Internet Speeds

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer wants to boost Internet speeds at city libraries. Read »

Jun 4, 2015
Marijuana Bill Approved by Assembly

Marijuana Bill Approved by Assembly

Measure approved by the Assembly Thursday would create the Office of Marijuana Regulation. Read »

Jun 4, 2015
LA Moves Closer to Raising Minimum Wage to $15

LA Moves Closer to Raising Minimum Wage to $15

An ordinance that would boost Los Angeles' minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2020, making it the biggest city... Watch »

Jun 4, 2015
California Senate Passes Right-to-Die Bill

California Senate Passes Right-to-Die Bill

California lawmakers have advanced a right-to-die bill, a key step forward for those who want the nation's most... Read »

Jun 4, 2015
Cruz Sorry for Biden Joke During His

Cruz Sorry for Biden Joke During His "Time of Grief"

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is apologizing for cracking a joke at Vice President Joe Biden's expense... Read »

Jun 4, 2015
Jeb Bush Announcement Coming June 15

Jeb Bush Announcement Coming June 15

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush tweeted early Thursday that he will make an announcement concerning a presidential run... Watch »

Jun 4, 2015
Calif. Assembly Approves Bill Regulating Bitcoin

Calif. Assembly Approves Bill Regulating Bitcoin

California would regulate businesses that hold bitcoin and other virtual currency in a way similar to banks, under... Read »

Jun 4, 2015
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