| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:52 PM
In a major legal blow to the California bullet train, a Sacramento judge ruled that state officials cannot pursue their plan to tap billions of dollars in voter-approved bond funding for construction, a decision that could cause indefinite delays in the...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:46 AM
UPDATED: CBS' "Face the Nation" scored big ratings with its John Kennedy assassination coverage last weekend. This weekend, Clint Hill, who was Jackie Kennedy's lead Secret Service agent in 1963, will be a guest. Hill has written "Five Days in November."...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:51 PM
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| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:20 AM
WASHINGTON While Republicans may have shut the door against an immigration overhaul this year, advocates who want a new law have stepped up their lobbying efforts in an almost mad dash to reignite negotiations before next spring when, they fear, time...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Several dozen protesters across California are fasting this week to pressure Congress to make changes to the nation's immigration system and create a path to citizenship for the estimated 11 million immigrants in the country illegally.
Fasts have been...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:29 PM
WASHINGTON — Seven California Democrats broke with the majority of their party and President Obama on Friday to support Republican-sponsored legislation that would allow insurance companies to continue to offer health plans next year even if they...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:05 PM
WASHINGTON Looking toward their own re-election prospects rather than standing by their party or president, 39 Democrats in the House of Representatives broke ranks Friday to support a Republican bill that would modify President Barack Obama's signature...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:49 PM
House Speaker John A. Boehner this week effectively declared immigration reform dead, at least for this year.
“I'll make clear we have no intention ever of going to conference on the Senate bill,” the Ohio Republican said Wednesday,...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 4:00 AM
WASHINGTON -- A key California Republican is pushing back against House GOP leaders who say there is not enough time before Congress adjourns this year to consider immigration reform.
Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) will make his case to House...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:33 AM
A sit-in organized by immigration activists inside the Bakersfield office of U.S. Rep. Kevin McCarthy went deep into the night Wednesday, prompting a police response and, near midnight, a personal visit from the congressman.
About a dozen activists...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:06 PM
WASHINGTON — Mayor Eric Garcetti, on his first trip to the nation's capital as Los Angeles' chief executive, isn't letting Washington's preoccupation with budget deficits get in the way of his push for federal approval of a $1-billion project to...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:13 PM
WASHINGTON — Congress gave final approval late Wednesday to a budget compromise, ending a 16-day government shutdown and averting the possibility of a default on the nation's bills, as a bitter partisan stalemate concluded with Republicans conceding...