| Dec 3, 2013
| 10:44 AM
WASHINGTON — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi announced today that Rep. Jan Schakowsky of Evanston will serve as a vice chair of a top House Democratic committee.
Schakowsky, 69, who entered Congress in 1999, will join the leadership of the...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:29 PM
The across-the-board automatic spending cuts that took effect last week are a national story, but Reps. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) and Judy Chu (D-Monterey Park) want their constituents to know that the cuts will be felt locally.
At the Mothers' Club Family...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) and the Los Angeles Congressional delegation urged the National Park Service on Wednesday to make sure its proposed plan to place the so-called Rim of the Valley in the national parks system incorporates both urban...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 11:08 AM
SAN DIEGO - Eight enlisted sailors have been booted from the Navy after an investigation into a hazing incident aboard the San Diego-based amphibious assault ship Bonhomme Richard, a Navy spokesman said Saturday.
The eight were allegedly involved in...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:56 PM
Workers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory are asking for a congressional investigation into the agency's data security efforts after learning the theft of a laptop and documents last month may have compromised information for 10,000 NASA employees.
| Aug 2, 2012
| 1:26 PM
With the Air Force announcing it no longer needs its fleet of C-27J cargo planes, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank), today joined other members of Congress in introducing a new bill to transfer 14 planes to the U.S. Forest Service to fight wildfires.
| Nov 10, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Incumbents and Democrats sailed to victory in and around Pasadena on Tuesday, with the region overwhelmingly supporting President Obama as well as Democratic Party candidates for federal and state office.
More than 70% of voters in both Pasadena and...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 4:00 PM
The two Democratic members of Congress whose districts would be most affected by a proposed extension of the Long Beach (710) Freeway have opposing views of the controversial study of a tunnel connecting the freeway to Pasadena.
Rep. Judy Chu (D-Monterey...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 6:02 PM
An increasingly bitter battle to replace termed-out Assemblyman Mike Eng (D-Monterey Park) spilled over into a Pasadena courtroom on Wednesday, with the wife of Republican candidate Matthew Lin winning a temporary restraining order against the campaign of...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Rep. Judy Chu (D-Monterey Park) cruised to victory in the redrawn 27th District on Tuesday night, and said she is ready to embrace Pasadena, which she will represent for the first time as she enters her third term in Congress.
| Jun 9, 2012
| 5:27 PM
It was a nostalgic retro night June 2 when Five Acres held its ninth annual Swingin' on a Star benefit, this year themed “Up, Up and Away.”
The beautiful Ambassador campus in Pasadena was the site for the party. More than 200 guests checked...