Friday Mar 14
Congressman Meets with Tri-Valley Mayors
Congressman Eric Swalwell met with Tri-Valley Mayors in Washington, DC on Thursday.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Moving Technologies From the Lab to the Marketplace
LIVERMORE, Calif. - Representatives from national labs, universities and business will gather for a Cleantech Open Business Briefing on March 18 at Sandia National Laboratories' Livermore Valley Open Campus to highlight how those entities are working together to develop clean technologies and take them into the marketplace.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
In elections, even veteran incumbents pressured to debate
Rep. Mike Honda , a seven-term House member who represents the overwhelmingly Democratic South Bay, hasn't had to debate an opponent since 2000.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Political Blotter: Obama endorses Swalwell, Corbett not impressed
This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics .
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Two more candidates file to challenge Mike Honda
The challenge to Rep. Mike Honda, D-San Jose, from well-funded fellow Democrat Ro Khanna of Fremont has been making national headlines since last April.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Photo of Week: Congressman Reads to Students by Skype for 'Read Across America'
Our photo of the week demonstrates the evolution of technology in schools and in our methods of communicating.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
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Congress took a snow day on Monday as moderate to heavy white stuff fell on the nation's capital, Virginia, Maryland and other states along the Eastern Seaboard.
Obama Endorses Second Freshman Democrat in Past Week
President Barack Obama endorsed Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., for re-election on Monday, his second endorsement of a freshman congressman in the past week.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Swalwell wants Superbowl moved out of Arizona if anti-gay bill is passed
Congressman Eric Swalwell called on the National Football League today to commit to moving the 2015 Super Bowl out of Arizona should Governor Jan Brewer sign a so-called anti-gay bill into law.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Electrical Construction and Maintenance
NEMA-Backed Smart Grid Study Passes House Committee
The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security has adopted an amendment that would result in a comprehensive assessment of actions necessary to expand and strengthen the capabilities of the electrical power system to prepare for, respond to, mitigate, and recover from a natural disaster or cyberattack.
Crooks and Liars
Real Momentum Is Building For Eloise Reyes In The Inland Empire
Could two key endorsements picked up by progressive Eloise Reyes signal the end of the road for Steve Israel's lame, empty suit, handpicked candidate, Pete Aguilar? Let's hope so! Friday we mentioned that the endorsement-- and a real endorsement, not a perfunctory one -- of progressive Eloise Reyes by Rep. Xavier Becerra could signal the end of the ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Tim Draper insists 'Six Californias' ballot measure is for real
Venture capitalist Tim Draper insisted again Monday that he's not just joking about his proposal to split California into six states.
Editorial: Voters increasingly independent
It's closer to becoming Independent's Day in California. According to new registration data from Secretary of State Debra Bowen, voters are increasingly turning away from traditional political parties in favor of "none of the above."
Sat Feb 22, 2014
The Campbell Reporter
The changing of California's congressional guard affects Mike Honda
To me, the biggest argument for re-electing U.S. Rep. Mike Honda, D-San Jose, always has been that he is not Pete Stark.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Why Was a Congressman Working as a Barista on Valentine's Day?
U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell spent his Valentine's Day morning working as a barista in Dublin.