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52nd District Candidates Campaign Amid Controversy

52nd District Candidates Campaign Amid Controversy

The California’s 52nd District Congressional seat is one of the most contentious races in the country. Congressman Scott Peters and challenger Carl DeMaio are locked in a tight race that's been rocked by scandal this week. NBC 7’s Liberty Zabala reports. Watch »

Oct 19, 2014
DeMaio's Campaign Manager Red Flags Black, Young People

DeMaio's Campaign Manager Red Flags Black, Young People

Friday, a national conservative political action committee called for the resignation of Carl DeMaio’s... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
DeMaio Campaign Book Falls Into Hands of Peters' Staff

DeMaio Campaign Book Falls Into Hands of Peters' Staff

A new bombshell dropped Friday in the race for California’s 52nd Congressional District when both... Watch »

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San Diego Voter's Guide 2014 November Election

San Diego Voter's Guide 2014 November Election

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Oct 17, 2014
Faulconer Defends Water Habits

Faulconer Defends Water Habits

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer is pushing back on reports he's using too much water at his home. Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Campaign Ad Featuring James Foley Pulled

Campaign Ad Featuring James Foley Pulled

A conservative ad campaign that featured James Foley, the New Hampshire journalist slain by ISIS, moments before his... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
McCann Files Lawsuit Over Political Flier

McCann Files Lawsuit Over Political Flier

Chula Vista City Council candidate John McCann filed a lawsuit today against a trade union he says defamed him in a... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Escondido Denies Appeal for Unaccompanied Minor Shelter

Escondido Denies Appeal for Unaccompanied Minor Shelter

Nearly every seat in the Escondido City Council chambers was filled Wednesday to hear the council uphold a planning... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Accusations Fly in Ads for Peters, DeMaio

Accusations Fly in Ads for Peters, DeMaio

With 20 days left before Election Day, accusations between the candidates for California’s 52nd... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Electric Fan Threatens to Derail Fla. Gubernatorial Debate

Electric Fan Threatens to Derail Fla. Gubernatorial Debate

The ferocious race for Florida governor took a surreal turn when a small electric fan threatened to derail Wednesday... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Scott Peters Has

Scott Peters Has "No Comment" on DeMaio Allegations

U.S. Rep. Scott Peters was asked about recent allegations made against his challenger, Carl DeMaio, accusing... Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Carl DeMaio Responds to Sexual Harassment Claim

Carl DeMaio Responds to Sexual Harassment Claim

Candidate for the 52nd District Congressional seat Carl DeMaio talks with NBC 7's Rory Devine on Wednesday, Oct. 15, Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Top Calif. Court Clears Way for High-Speed Rail Project

Top Calif. Court Clears Way for High-Speed Rail Project

The California Supreme Court decided Wednesday not to consider an appeal of a case brought by opponents of... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
First Pot Shop Permit Approved in San Diego

First Pot Shop Permit Approved in San Diego

A college professor holds the permit for the first legal marijuana dispensary in the City of San Diego. NBC 7's Matt Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Obama Postpones Connecticut Trip For Ebola Meeting

Obama Postpones Connecticut Trip For Ebola Meeting

President Barack Obama's scheduled trip to Bridgeport Wednesday has been postponed so he can meet at the White House... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
NH Lawmaker Calls Congresswoman

NH Lawmaker Calls Congresswoman "Ugly as Sin"

A Republican New Hampshire state lawmaker has called a Democratic congresswoman "ugly" and said the GOP opponent in... Watch »

Oct 14, 2014
Texas' Wendy Davis Defends Controversial Wheelchair Ad

Texas' Wendy Davis Defends Controversial Wheelchair Ad

Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis on Monday defended her campaign television ad that... Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Speaker Boehner Attends DeMaio Fundraiser in PB

Speaker Boehner Attends DeMaio Fundraiser in PB

About 100 people, including House Speaker John Boehner, attended a fundraiser brunch for Congressional... Watch »

Oct 12, 2014
Voters React to Allegations Made About Carl DeMaio

Voters React to Allegations Made About Carl DeMaio

NBC 7's Dave Summers talks with voters in the Bird Rock, Pacific Beach area - an area considered to have the highest... Watch »

Oct 11, 2014
Local Pol Backtracks on ISIS at Border Claim

Local Pol Backtracks on ISIS at Border Claim

A California Congressman is backtracking on claims he made on national cable television earlier in the week that as... Watch »

Oct 11, 2014
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