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House leader claims U.S. intelligence picked up info on Trump team


House leader claims U.S. intelligence picked up info on Trump team WASHINGTON In a sharp break with protocol, a California Republican leading the House investigation into Russian interference with the November election announced Wednesday that ...
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Hillary Clinton, Devin Nunes, Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, Adam Schiff, Jackie Speier,

Supreme Court nominee faces tough questions from Democrats


WASHINGTON Judge Neil Gorsuch faced tough questions from Democratic California Sen. Dianne Feinstein Wednesday about his role in approving harsh interrogation techniques during his time as a lawyer in the administration of President George W. ...
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Philip Anschutz, George W. Bush, Dianne Feinstein,

House Intel Committee chiefs spar over revelation of Trump team surveillance


U.S. Rep. Adam Schiff says his GOP counterpart Rep. Devin Nunes needs to decide whether he's a surrogate for the White House
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Hillary Clinton, Devin Nunes, Adam Schiff,

High drama for ObamaCare vote


President Trump and GOP leaders are pulling out all the stops to win over House conservatives to their ObamaCare replacement bill ahead of a crucial up-or-down vote scheduled forThursday.
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Kevin McCarthy,

Political events in the Bay Area: discussions and demonstrations


Political events in the Bay Area: discussions and demonstrations Political events Rallies and protest events are a part of political life in the Bay Area. Hosted by the California Historical Society, a panel on the roles women played in ...
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Mark DeSaulnier, Dianne Feinstein, Steve Glazer, Jackie Speier,

Supreme Court delivers blow to Judge Gorsuch ruling during his confirmation hearing


The final day of Judge Neil M. Gorsuchs testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee got off to an awkward start Wednesday when the Supreme Court unanimously overruled the foundation of one of his opinions in a case involving the rights of ...
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Dianne Feinstein,

Disclosures about surveillance threaten bipartisanship of probe into Russian election meddling


U.S. intelligence agencies inadvertently intercepted communications involving the Trump transition team late last year, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday, a disclosure that President Trump said somewhat vindicated ...
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Devin Nunes, Nancy Pelosi,

Disclosures about surveillance threaten bipartisan probe into Russian election meddling


U.S. intelligence agencies inadvertently intercepted communications involving the Trump transition team late last year, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday, a disclosure that President Trump said somewhat vindicated ...
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Devin Nunes, Nancy Pelosi,

Trumpcare will make America sicker. Don't do this, Republicans.


Determined to deliver an anniversary death blow to Barack Obamas signature health care law with a Thursday vote, congressional Republicans have been scrambling to get a holy mess of a … Click to Continue
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Darrell Issa, Kevin McCarthy, Tom McClintock, Devin Nunes, Barack Obama,

Trump's awkward marriage with Ryan will face its biggest test. Will healthcare vote bind them or push them apart?


President Trump and House Speaker Paul D. Ryan are staring at a moment that could define or derail their tenures, with the vote on the GOP measure to repeal and replace Obamacare approaching and the tally seemingly moving against them. The two are ...
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Hillary Clinton, Nancy Pelosi,

The Republican in Charge of the Trump-Russia Probe Just Pulled a Crazy Political Stunt


Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), the lawmaker overseeing one of the main investigations of the Trump-Russia scandal, went rogue on Wednesday when he told reporters that a source had provided him information that indicates that the US intelligence ...
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Devin Nunes, Barack Obama, Adam Schiff,

Pelosi: Intel chair Nunes is 'deeply compromised' on Russia investigation


House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Wednesday said Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) is 'deeply compromised.'
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Devin Nunes, Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, Adam Schiff,

Judge allows California high-speed rail funding to continue


A judge rejected opponents' latest attempt to stall California's $64 billion high-speed rail project Wednesday, but will consider their arguments before the state issues voter-approved bonds next month. Sacramento County … Click to Continue
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Legislature,

Scrap the Brown Act; improve participation in California government


The Brown Act, approved in 1953, is supposed to guarantee public participation for Californians in their local governments. Instead it has become a gag rule. The acts requirements of … Click to Continue
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Eric Garcetti,

Aliso Canyon bill hits road block in state Legislature, and not everyone is happy about it


A state bill aimed at temporarily keeping the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility temporarily shut down until an investigation is completed remained in limbo Wednesday after it was pulled from a key committee hearing at the last minute.
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Dianne Feinstein, Ben Hueso, Henry Stern,
Bills: SB 57,

Aliso Canyon bill hits road black in state Legislature, and not everyone is happy about it


A state bill aimed at temporarily keeping the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility temporarily shut down until an investigation is completed remained in limbo Wednesday after it was pulled from a key committee hearing at the last minute.
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Dianne Feinstein, Ben Hueso, Henry Stern,
Bills: SB 57,

The Latest: Democrat criticizes GOP head of intel panel


The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee is accusing the Republican leader of the committee of creating 'profound doubt' about the committee's ability to conduct an independent investigation about Russia and President Donald Trump's ...
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Devin Nunes, Adam Schiff,

Schiff says Nunes can't lead Russia inquiry and be a Trump surrogate


New revelations rock House investigation into Russian meddling in 2016 campaign March 22, 2017, 2:42 p.m. Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington: Trump transition team communications were swept up in U.S. spying, Rep. ...
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Devin Nunes, Adam Schiff,

Schiff: Nunes can't lead Russia probe and be a Trump surrogate


Despite hard sell, Trump is still short on votes to pass health care bill March 22, 2017, 2:42 p.m. Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington: Despite hard sell, Trump remains short on House votes to pass healthcare ...
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Devin Nunes, Adam Schiff,

Schiff questions if Nunes is acting as 'surrogate of the White House'


Despite hard sell, Trump is still short on votes to pass health care bill March 22, 2017, 2:42 p.m. Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington: Despite hard sell, Trump remains short on House votes to pass healthcare ...
In this article:
Devin Nunes, Adam Schiff,

House Intel Dem: GOP chairman's revelations 'trumped up'


'This could be a lot of theater,' Dem says of GOP Chairman Nunes' statements.
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Devin Nunes, Adam Schiff, Jackie Speier,

Top Democrat on House Intelligence panel has 'grave concerns' about handling of Trump team intercepts


Despite hard sell, Trump is still short on votes to pass health care bill March 22, 2017, 2:15 p.m. Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington: Despite hard sell, Trump remains short on House votes to pass healthcare ...
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Devin Nunes, Adam Schiff,

Schiff: I have 'grave concerns' over Nunes' surveillance claims


The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday he has 'grave concerns' overChairman Devin Nunes' (R-Calif.) handling of the Trump Tower wiretapping investigation.Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) cr...
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Devin Nunes, Adam Schiff,

House Democrat says Republican undermines intel probe


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. House of Representatives intelligence committee Democrat said on Wednesday he had 'grave concerns' about the committee's ability to conduct a credible investigation after its Republican chairman suggested ...
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Devin Nunes, Adam Schiff,

There are other ways to keep cops in Sacramento


Stop cities from stealing our cops Re Sacramento considers bonuses to keep police staff from leaving (Page 3A, March 21): Giving bonuses to workers in the hopes that they wont … Click to Continue
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CalPERS, minimum wage,

California says GOP health bill would cost state billions


Gov. Jerry Brown's administration said Wednesday that key provisions of the Republican health overhaul bill in Congress would cost California $4.3 billion in 2020 and nearly $19 billion in a … Click to Continue
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Jennifer Kent, Barack Obama, H.D. Palmer,

Latino advocacy group targets 7 Republicans in push against ObamaCare replacement


A Latino advocacy group is targeting seven Republicans in a campaign to push lawmakers to vote against the new GOP healthcare plan.
In this article:
Jeff Denham, Darrell Issa, David Valadao,

Former Assemblywoman Cheryl Brown exploring possible rematch for San Bernardino seat


Essential Politics: Gov. Jerry Brown visits Washington, D.C., Schwarzenegger blasts Trump's approval ratings March 22, 2017, 1:27 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching ...

House Intel Committee Chief Confirms Post-Election Surveillance Of Trump Team


Rep. Devin Nunes says he has briefed President Donald Trump on intelligence collection involving Trump and members of the transition team.
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Devin Nunes, Barack Obama, Adam Schiff,

Despite Trump promise and a wet winter, California farmers don't get full water supply


In spite of one of the wettest winters on record and a sympathetic president in the White House, California farmers in one of the countrys most productive agricultural regions were … Click to Continue
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Johnny Amaral, Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, water,

California has a new voter registration record: 19.43 million are signed up to vote


Essential Politics: Gov. Jerry Brown visits Washington, D.C., Schwarzenegger blasts Trump's approval ratings March 22, 2017, 1:27 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching ...
In this article:
Alex Padilla,

New Headline Goes Here


By Sally SchillingA Sacramento-based theater company is using music to bring Cesar Chavez's legacy to life. Teatro Nagual presents 'Cesar and Ruben,' a musical about the human side of the iconic Chicano activist. Written by Hollywood personality Ed ...
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Kevin McCarty, Allen Warren, Betty Yee,

Black political leaders warn that under Trump, 'We're losing on every ground'


Black lawmakers and political leaders in California warned Wednesday that President Donald Trumps proposed federal budget cuts threaten to upend decades of progress in the African-American community on issues ranging … Click to Continue
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Mike Gipson, Alice Huffman, Shirley Weber,

Alice Huffman: Trump 'not living up to any of his promises' to black voters


California NAACP President Alice Huffman said President Donald Trump's proposed budget cuts betray the interests of African Americans and show that his campaign promises to the community were based on lies. … Click to Continue


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