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Ted Kennedy Jr. Mulling Run for State Senate in Connecticut

Ted Kennedy Jr. Mulling Run for State Senate in Connecticut

Ted Kennedy Jr., who has been mentioned as a possible political candidate for years, says he's considering a run for... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
House Dems Will

House Dems Will "Petition" for Immigration Vote

House Democrats will file another 'discharge petition' Wednesday in an effort to force a vote on a bill to overhaul... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton to Cross Paths Again at Texas Conference

Jeb Bush, Hillary Clinton to Cross Paths Again at Texas Conference

Their presidential plans may be uncertain but one thing is clear: Jeb Bush and Hillary Rodham Clinton keep... Watch »

Mar 24, 2014
Common Core School Initiative Spawns Widespread Political Fights

Common Core School Initiative Spawns Widespread Political Fights

More than five years after U.S. governors began a bipartisan effort to set new standards in American schools,... Read »

Mar 24, 2014
San Diego Mayor Releases Staff List

San Diego Mayor Releases Staff List

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer released a list of his new staff members Thursday. Read »

Mar 20, 2014
Coastal Land Proposal Pits Golf vs Soccer

Coastal Land Proposal Pits Golf vs Soccer

Oceanside city officials will consider the future of a parcel of prime coastal land used by golfers but coveted... Watch »

Mar 19, 2014
Restroom Overhaul Project No Relief to Eyes, Noses

Restroom Overhaul Project No Relief to Eyes, Noses

It's a sight that's become quite an eyesore in downtown San Diego -- with smells that are wrinkling people's noses. Watch »

Mar 19, 2014
Lawsuit Opposes Destruction of Old City Emails

Lawsuit Opposes Destruction of Old City Emails

As an advocacy group filed a lawsuit against a proposed policy that includes the deleting of all city emails... Read »

Mar 18, 2014
Toni Atkins Picked as Next Assembly Speaker

Toni Atkins Picked as Next Assembly Speaker

The California Assembly voted Monday to make San Diego Democrat Toni Atkins its speaker, replacing John Perez. Read »

Mar 17, 2014
GOP Candidates are Contrast in Style, Form

GOP Candidates are Contrast in Style, Form

A conservative state assemblyman and gun rights enthusiast was the crowd favorite among the party faithful on Sunday... Read »

Mar 16, 2014
Scott Brown Readies N.H. Senate Run

Scott Brown Readies N.H. Senate Run

Former Sen. Scott Brown of Massachusetts officially announced Friday he has formed an exploratory committee for... Read »

Mar 14, 2014
Grand Jury Suggests Ballot Measure to Ammend Charter: Report

Grand Jury Suggests Ballot Measure to Ammend Charter: Report

The county grand jury is proposing a change that would make it easier to remove elected officials. Read »

Mar 14, 2014
Senate Clinches Jobless Aid

Senate Clinches Jobless Aid "Bipartisan Breakthrough"

Senate negotiators have reached a "bipartisan breakthrough" deal on a bill to extend... Read »

Mar 13, 2014
Former NJ Gov. Corzine's Son Dead at 31: Spokesman

Former NJ Gov. Corzine's Son Dead at 31: Spokesman

A spokesman says former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine's son has died. Corzine Spokesman Steven Goldberg said Thursday... Read »

Mar 14, 2014
D.C. Mayor on Campaign Allegations:

D.C. Mayor on Campaign Allegations: "I Didn't Break the Law"

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray pressed ahead Tuesday with his re-election bid but acknowledged he took... Watch »

Mar 11, 2014
Republican Jolly Wins Key Fla. House Race

Republican Jolly Wins Key Fla. House Race

Republican David Jolly defeated Democrat Alex Sink on Tuesday in a Tampa-area House district where President Barack... Read »

Mar 13, 2014
Senate Vs. CIA: What's Behind Their Feud

Senate Vs. CIA: What's Behind Their Feud

What had been under-the-radar accusations erupted into a political firestorm Tuesday, when a top lawmaker took... Read »

Mar 13, 2014
CA Bill: Hit-and-Run Driver Should Lose License

CA Bill: Hit-and-Run Driver Should Lose License

A bill proposing hit-and-run drivers lose their licenses as punishment cleared committee Tuesday. Read »

Mar 11, 2014
Feds: Illegal Donations Went to DC Mayor's Campaign

Feds: Illegal Donations Went to DC Mayor's Campaign

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray's 2010 campaign benefited from more than $668,000 donated illegally by a businessman... Watch »

Mar 12, 2014
Port of Entry Expansion in Obama's Budget

Port of Entry Expansion in Obama's Budget

An expansion described as the single most important construction project in our region was included in... Read »

Mar 6, 2014
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