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Philly Chosen as 2016 DNC Host

Philly Chosen as 2016 DNC Host

The 2016 Democratic National Convention will be held in Philadelphia, party leaders announced Thursday. Philadelphia Watch »

Feb 12, 2015
Wisc. Gov. Walker Brushes Aside Questions on 2016 Run

Wisc. Gov. Walker Brushes Aside Questions on 2016 Run

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker spoke from London on Wednesday on the trade issues at the heart of his current overseas... Read »

Feb 11, 2015
Obama to Attend Cybersecurity Summit at Stanford

Obama to Attend Cybersecurity Summit at Stanford

President Barack Obama will return to California this week to deliver remarks at a cybersecurity summit at Stanford... Watch »

Feb 10, 2015
Civic Center Plaza Deal Questioned, Defended

Civic Center Plaza Deal Questioned, Defended

A big real estate deal approved by the San Diego City Council last week is getting a lot of second-guessing and... Watch »

Feb 5, 2015
California May Charge $52 Fee to Use Roads

California May Charge $52 Fee to Use Roads

Most California drivers would pay an extra $52 a year under a top lawmaker's proposal for transportation funding. Read »

Feb 5, 2015
House GOP Approves Full Obamacare Repeal

House GOP Approves Full Obamacare Repeal

House Republicans once again voted to fully repeal the Affordable Care Act on Tuesday, continuing their efforts... Read »

Feb 3, 2015
Obama to GOP: Don't Let Budget Fight Torpedo Security

Obama to GOP: Don't Let Budget Fight Torpedo Security

President Barack Obama defended his new $4 trillion budget proposal on Monday amid Republican criticism, by arguing... Read »

Feb 2, 2015
Will Task Force Advice Turn into Real Action?

Will Task Force Advice Turn into Real Action?

The mayor said the city has had plans before, but never anything tangible until this task force. Watch »

Jan 31, 2015
Pot Shop Permit Appeal to Be Heard

Pot Shop Permit Appeal to Be Heard

San Diego's City Planning Commission will meet to hear an appeal filed against the first permit issued for a legal... Watch »

Jan 29, 2015
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NYC's "Rent Is Too Damn High" Candidate Facing Eviction

A New York City man who made his political name over the claim that "the rent is too damn high" may soon not have a... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
Judge Won't Toss Abuse of Power Charges Against Perry

Judge Won't Toss Abuse of Power Charges Against Perry

A Texas judge on Tuesday refused to dismiss a felony abuse-of-power case against former Gov. Read »

Jan 27, 2015
City OKs $160M Deal to Lease, Buy Civic Center Plaza

City OKs $160M Deal to Lease, Buy Civic Center Plaza

The city council agreed to a lease-to-own contract for two downtown buildings. Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
N.J. Gov. Christie Courts Iowa Conservatives

N.J. Gov. Christie Courts Iowa Conservatives

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie tried to connect with Iowa conservatives at the Iowa Freedom Summit on Saturday by... Read »

Jan 24, 2015
California's Calling Gov. Chris Christie

California's Calling Gov. Chris Christie

Gov. Chris Christie to speak to California Republicans. Read »

Jan 23, 2015
Sen. Rubio Taking Steps Toward Possible 2016 Run

Sen. Rubio Taking Steps Toward Possible 2016 Run

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio rode into Washington on a wave of anti-Obamacare sentiment in 2010. Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Infrastructure, Stadium Costs: Taxpayers Face Dilemma

Infrastructure, Stadium Costs: Taxpayers Face Dilemma

San Diego taxpayers are drowning in a fiscal swamp of backlogged maintenance work needed for their public... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Mayor Faulconer on Mayor's Meetings

Mayor Faulconer on Mayor's Meetings

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer is representing America's Finest City at this week's conference of mayors. Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Top NY Lawmaker Arrested on Corruption Charges: Source

Top NY Lawmaker Arrested on Corruption Charges: Source

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested Thursday on federal corruption charges, a law... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015

"Pivotal": LGBT Groups Praise Obama's "Historic" SOTU

LGBT rights activists and organizations across the country laud President Barack Obama who became the first U.S. Watch »

Jan 21, 2015

"A Big Mystery": What to Expect From Maryland's New Gov.

Larry Hogan was sworn in as Maryland governor Wednesday, becoming just the second Republican to hold the post in... Read »

Jan 21, 2015
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