Thursday Mar 13
Pelosi: Obamacare Not to Blame for Alex Sink's Defeat
Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi rejected the premise that Democrat Alex Sink's loss to Republican David Jolly in Tuesday night's Florida special election was a referendum on Obamacare.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Two Rivers Tribune
California Lawmakers Push Senate Bill to Ship Water South During Drought
With severe drought gripping the Western United States, several Hoopa tribal officials are in Washington D.C., where the Senate's Energy and Natural Resources Committee is debating a bill designed to "maximize water supplies for famers."
Eric Pac: a Fondness for Food
Almost $55,000 at BLT Steakhouse; $17,000 at Lincoln; $13,000 at Johnny's Half Shell.
House GOP Leaders Gloat Over Jolly's Victory in Florida
House Republican leaders enjoyed some bragging rights at their Wednesday morning press conference after their candidate, David Jolly, won Tuesday's hotly-contested special election in Florida to succeed late-Republican Rep. C. W. Bill Young.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Paul Ryan: Full Stomach, Empty Soul
Rep. Paul Ryan didn't major in psychology, so maybe that's why he turned Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs on its head when he pontificated at the Conservative Political Action Conference on March 6 about the U.S. providing food for hungry children: The left is making a big mistake here.
GOP Female Duo Faces California's 'Jungle System'
Subhead: If they win in a state where campaign costs and competition are both high, Elizabeth Emken and Mimi Walters will crack open the GOP's all-male caucus in California.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Washington Post
Lady Antebellum, Kevin McCarthy, Nancy Pelosi to nab Grammys on the Hill
Hillary Scott, from left, Dave Haywood and Charles Kelley of the country pop music group Lady Antebellum will be honored in Washington.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Young Guns gear up
Since they first got the name seven years ago, allies and enemies of Eric Cantor, Paul Ryan and Kevin McCarthy are now beginning to jockey to prepare for potential changes at the top of the Republican power structure in the House.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Aerotech News And Review
NASA honors Astronaut Neil Armstrong with center renaming
NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center along the northwest edge of Rogers Dry Lake at Edwards Air Force Base has been renamed in honor of former research test pilot and NASA astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, the first man to step onto the surface of the moon during the Apollo 11 mission in 1969.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Farms threatened, basic water principles violated
JOIN THE CONVERSATION: What considerations should the state make in allocating water to farmers in the Delta and other farmers in the San Joaquin Valley? To write a letter, go to sacbee.com/sendletter .
Fri Feb 28, 2014
San Diego NewsCape
NASA Honors Astronaut Neil Armstrong with Center Renaming
Two generations of aerospace engineering excellence will come together Saturday, March 1 when NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center in Edwards, California, is redesignated NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center.
Cop Shoots 70-Year-Old Man After Mistaking Cane for Rifle
A South Carolina police officer shot a 70-year-old man during a traffic stop because he thought the man was reaching for a rifle from the bed of his pickup truck, police told The Associated Press .
New Seat, Better Odds for California Republican
The candidate: Former state Sen. Tony Strickland, a Republican The member: Longtime GOP Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon is retiring from Congress, leaving his competitively drawn southern California House seat open for the first time in two decades.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Daily Caller
House Majority Whip: Obama administration 'will hold up every...
Following congressional hearings on IRS Tea Party targeting Wednesday, House Republican Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy accused the Obama administration of "hold[ing] up every firewall they can" to block an investigation into the scandal.
The Wall Street Journal
House Republicans Start Drafting Alternative to Obamacare
House Republican Whip Kevin McCarthy of California, speaks at a news conference in Washington, D.C.,, on Jan 14, 2014.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The Huffington Post
Obama Invites John Boehner For Meeting At White House
President Barack Obama has reached out to House Speaker John Boehner for a rare one-on-one meeting between the political rivals.
Immigration bus will be in Bakersfield
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A national "Fast for Families" bus tour will be stopping by Bakersfield to raise awareness of immigration reform.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
The Desert Sun
Races heat up with events, endorsements
The Political Insider is on hiatus this week, but the Coachella Valley's candidates and clubs are not.
Christian Science Monitor
What?? Congressional approval rating inches upward
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, accompanied by House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy of Calif.
Monterey County Herald
Obama hurting himself
It's a safe bet that more than a few rank-and-file Democrats in Congress are thinking it, but Rep. Ami Bera of Elk Grove near Sacramento is willing to say it publicly: President Barack Obama is hurting his own cause by not being more inclusive.