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"My Own Man": Jeb Bush Presents Foreign Policy Vision

Jeb Bush outlined his view of American foreign policy on Wednesday, endorsing a philosophy of "liberty... Read »

Feb 18, 2015
State Department Changing Export Rules on Drones

State Department Changing Export Rules on Drones

The State Department said on Feb. 17 that it is changing its export rules covering unmanned aircraft. Read »

Feb 18, 2015
Jeb Bush on Brother, Father:

Jeb Bush on Brother, Father: "I Am My Own Man"

Running for president as part of a family dynasty is presenting former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush with inevitable... Read »

Feb 18, 2015
Judge Orders Special Election for Grimm's Seat in Congress

Judge Orders Special Election for Grimm's Seat in Congress

A federal judge says he's going to set a date for a special election to replace convicted former U.S. Read »

Feb 17, 2015
NewsConference:

NewsConference: "Tom Bradley's Impossible Dream"

In celebration of Black History Month, NBC4's Conan Nolan looks at Tom Bradley, the first African-American mayor of... Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
Ca. Assembly Speaker Atkins' $52 Car Tax Proposal

Ca. Assembly Speaker Atkins' $52 Car Tax Proposal

California Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) wants to levy a $52 car tax to improve the state... Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
NewsConference: Combining Elections A Good Idea?

NewsConference: Combining Elections A Good Idea?

A debate on Charter Amendment 1 & 2, on whether or not to put city and LAUSD elections on the even-number year... Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
NewsConference EXTRA: A Better State Park System?

NewsConference EXTRA: A Better State Park System?

Michael Woo, former Los Angeles City Councilman and the current Dean of Environmental Design at Cal Poly Pomona, is... Watch »

Feb 15, 2015
Group Takes Issue With Lawmaker's

Group Takes Issue With Lawmaker's "Islamic" Tweet

Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, was under fire Friday from a Los Angeles-based Muslim advocacy... Watch »

Feb 13, 2015
Senate Approves Ashton Carter to Lead Pentagon

Senate Approves Ashton Carter to Lead Pentagon

The Senate on Thursday easily approved President Barack Obama's pick to head the Pentagon, confirming the fourth... Read »

Feb 12, 2015
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
Gavin Newsom Eyes California Governor's Office

Gavin Newsom Eyes California Governor's Office

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced on Wednesday that he is creating a committee to run for governor of California in... Watch »

Feb 11, 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
Speaker Proposes $52 Fee for Road Repairs

Speaker Proposes $52 Fee for Road Repairs

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
Bill Would Boost CA Smoking Age From 18 to 21

Bill Would Boost CA Smoking Age From 18 to 21

A Southern California lawmaker wants to increase the legal smoking age in the state from 18 to 21 in an effort to... Read »

Jan 29, 2015
NYC's

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

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