| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:10 PM
WASHINGTON -- The disclosure of a top secret internal audit that shows the National Security Agency has overstepped its legal authority repeatedly since 2011 is likely to further erode public trust in the beleaguered intelligence service and spur new...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:49 PM
A former member of the Obama administration who is challenging incumbent congressman and fellow Democrat Mike Honda reported Wednesday having nearly $1.8 million in cash for the 2014 race -- more than four times as much as Honda in a Silicon Valley...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Granted, I'm no expert on foreign conflicts. But I did report briefly from the border area where Syria, Iraq and Turkey meet during the end of the first Gulf War. And I parachuted into Bosnia during that war in the early 1990s.
And those trips were just...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 11:44 AM
An unusual but fierce campaign over who President Obama should appoint as the next Federal Reserve chair has had Washington in a tizzy as of late.
Will it be former Treasury Secretary Larry H. Summers or Fed Vice Chair Janet L. Yellen?
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
WASHINGTON — In an era of unprecedented efforts by the Federal Reserve to bolster the economy, add another first — a highly public campaign to influence the selection of the central bank's next chief.
Supporters of Fed Vice Chair Janet L....
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:37 PM
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| Jun 22, 2013
| 4:17 PM
SAN JOSE — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was heckled and booed by liberal activists Saturday when she said that Edward Snowden broke the law when he revealed classified information about secret surveillance programs.
Another round of...
| Apr 10, 2013
President Obama won't release his proposed budget for 2014 until Wednesday, but liberals and AARP have been howling all week about something they expect to be in it.
What has our president done to provoke such outrage among his supporters?
| Jan 6, 2013
Spare a little sympathy, if you can, for John A. Boehner of Ohio, speaker of the House of Representatives.
On paper, he's the most powerful Republican in the land. In practice, he's caught between a cliff and a ceiling as the uneasy chairman of an...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 12:52 PM
President Obama's proposal to expand mental health programs in response to the Newtown, Conn., massacre is a good start but much more should be done, according to California state Senate leader Darrell Steinberg....
| Jun 4, 2013
| 2:47 PM
As regular viewers know, "Better Know a District" is one of the most reliably hilarious recurring segments on "The Colbert Report" -- that is, the few times a year Stephen Colbert manages to get a member of the House of Representatives to sit for an...