Tuesday Aug 19
Can oil and sanctimony mix?
When Al-Jazeera bought Current TV for $500 million in January 2013, former Vice President Al Gore, who co-founded Current, praised the deal.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
California lawmakers pass 3 campaign reform bills
SB1443 would outlaw gifts from lobbyists and reduce the annual overall gift limit for lawmakers from $440 to $200.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Lieutenant governor Gavin Newsom stands next to his office desk at...
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Fri Aug 15, 2014
Stop Suing San Francisco, Gavin Newsom
There was a photo-op in front of the San Francisco Ferry Building at lunchtime in anticipation of a meeting between the California Lands Commission and the San Francisco Port Commission.
Show Notes: August 14, 2014
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Thu Aug 14, 2014
Gavin Newsom wants reform at Cal
In a pair of letters sent this week to the heads of the University of California and California State University systems, California Lt.
The Campbell Reporter
Martins Beach access bill moves closer to victory
A proposed law to allow public access to Martins Beach passed one of its last major obstacles Thursday in the state Legislature, overcoming intense lobbying by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, the property's owner.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Gavin! Kamala! Together at last a " to...
While political buzz already has state Attorney General Kamala Harris and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom engaged in early competition for a possible 2018 run for governor, the two star Democrats are planning a "must see" - their first-ever joint appearance next month, for the California Democratic Party.
Gavin Newsom Gets Hair Wet For Charity
In a shoking move today, California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom , he of the noted slicked-back coif , allowed a bucket of ice water to dampen his famous locks.
Week to Week Bonus Midweek Quiz for 8/12/14
There's so much going on around the world and at home, we have an extra news quiz this week to test your current affairs knowledge.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Gavin Newsom ought to debate Neel Kashkari if governor won't
Former Mayor Willie Brown poses for a portrait at his apartment in the St. Regis Hotel on Thursday July 31, 2008 in San Francisco, Calif.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
3 new wedding-planning books for same-sex couples
When then-San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom directed the city clerk to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples in February 2004, many longtime partners found themselves racing to City Hall.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
Gavin Newsom voices support for legal pot in Marin appearance
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom greets Dotty Lemieux, right, at the Marin County Bar Association meeting on Tuesday at Jason's Restaurant in Greenbrae.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Facing nominal challenges, two California Democrats have amassed millions of dollars that could be used for future runs.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Calif. Democrats dominate in midyear fundraising
Several Democrats running for statewide office hold commanding fundraising leads over their Republican opponents heading into the general election campaign, according to campaign finance reports due Thursday.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
California gets a lesbian governor for about eight hours
California Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins assumed the post thanks to a quirk that saw three other officials gone from the Golden State.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
For At Least A Few Hours, California Has Its First Gay Governor
California has never elected a woman or LGBT individual as governor. But on Wednesday, one state politician will make history on both counts -- albeit for only a few hours.
Ca Gop Lt. Gov. candidate Ron Nehringa s campaign a " hunkering down in Israeli bomb shelters
Ron Nehring , California's Republican candidate for lieutenant governor, is forgoing the usual campaign swings this week for something far riskier - he's huddling in Israeli bomb shelters, tweeting just miles from the Gaza border.