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  1. Senate "Gagathon" on S.1 Keystone XL Canadian Corporate Welfare BillRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    Senator Barbara Boxer has said that never in her 20 years in the Senate has she ever seen a Senator denied the opportunity to speak for their amendment. She dubs McConnells failure to remain true to his promise for an "open amendment process" and claims that voting against cloture now is the only way to have openness in the Senate.


  2. White House gives a boost to Kamala HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... campaign and fundraising help from the president when she runs next year to replace retiring Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer . Harris' ties to Obama go back to before his 2008 presidential campaign, when she became one of the first public officials to ...


  3. The Audacity Ofa What?: Obama Pushing Taxes He Fought AGAINST In Senate AND In His BookRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... Bush tax cuts. The bill was overwhelmingly approved, but several Democrats did oppose it, including Senator Barbara Boxer. Ryan Ellis, the tax policy director with right-leaning nonprofit Americans for Tax Reform, said it's no surprise that Obama ...


  4. As Delta Smelt Plummets to Extinction, New Rules Allow Increased KillRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... numerous fish in the Delta." "This secret accord comes at a time when California Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer are calling for 'science' to guide all negotiations on California's contentious water issues," Stokely said. "This action ...


  5. California, who do you want to run for U.S. Senate? Question of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    ... the Week is: Who do you want to run for Senate? At stake is the Senate seat held for more than two decades by Barbara Boxer, who has announced she won't run again in 2016. The first major figure to declare herself a candidate was California Attorney ...


  6. Brown could - but won't - dominate Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | San Diego Source

    If the current large corps of potential candidates for retiring U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer's job look to some like a gaggle of political pygmies, it might have something to do with the proverbial 800-pound gorilla lurking in their living room. That would be Gov. Jerry Brown, who could most likely have the job for the asking.


  7. Sens. Rand Paul, Barbara Boxer Working on Postponing Iran Sanctions VotesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... on Iran if negotiators on all sides didn't hit certain benchmarks by July. Sens. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) are now working on legislation that would trigger votes in Congress on new sanctions against Iran only if the country ...


  8. Wesson backs Kamala Harris' bid for U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... "And she'll continue to be a champion for working and middle class families across California and the nation." Barbara Boxer may have no plans to endorse any of the potential candidates clamoring to replace her in the Senate, but that isn't stopping ...


  9. Corporate Tax Break Scheme Is Gaining A Momentum We Must StopRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... funding for infrastructure. The Bond Buyer financial news site reports that Sen. Rand Paul (R-Texas) and Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) are close to agreeing on a plan that would give multinationals a deep tax reduction on money they currently have ...


  10. Why Steyer Passed on Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Democrat Tom Steyer saved face-and millions of dollars-last week by forgoing a bid for retiring California Sen. Barbara Boxer's seat in 2016 on the pretext that he could accomplish politically more on the sidelines. That's probably true, but Mr. Steyer may well have other plans.


  11. New Iran sanctions won't lead to war-one side's already fighting itRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... and reportedly under consideration by Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and separately by Sens. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.), news media often have failed to report that a war between the United States and Iran has been underway for 36 ...


  12. Isakson: Congress will fix highway trust fundRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... Association's annual Mayor's Conference. Under a bipartisan plan being pushed by Sens. Rand Paul , R-Ky., and Barbara Boxer , D-Calif., the revenue collected from the tax would be put into the trust fund for two years. Isakson said a longer-term ...


  13. Waiting For Villaraigosa? Calif. Senate Race Likely To Hinge On Latino VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... are asking. (Photo credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images) LOS ANGELES ( - The race to replace Barbara Boxer in the U.S. Senate could come down to a former Los Angeles Mayor and California's first female Attorney General. KNX 1070's Ed Mertz ...


  14. CA: Huffman Proposes New Gas Tax Based on Carbon EmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... have recently expressed an openness to consider a tax hike. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Oklahoma, who replaced Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-California, as chairman of the Senate's Environment and Public Works Committee, has said a gas tax is "one of the options" ...


  15. Elections Morning Digest: Meet the far-right's newest primary targetRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... in the eye very hard, and she may soon discover the consequences. - CA-Sen : It's been a few weeks since Sen. Barbara Boxer's retirement announcement and the race to succeed her remains very chaotic. Only state Attorney General Kamala Harris has ...


  16. Political Blotter: Ro Khanna's new job, Mike Honda's pick for Senate, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... his Bay Area peers Barbara Lee, D-Oakland, and Eric Swalwell, D-Dublin, in backing Harris to succeed Sen. Barbara Boxer. "As a leader in protecting the privacy rights of consumers, preserving California's environment, and fighting for women's ...


  17. John Phillips: In California, is it better to be governor or senator?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Wave

    Antonio Villaraigosa, left, then mayor of Los Angeles, and Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin, shown in 2009, are seen as potential candidates for U.S. Senate or governor. Thanks to the upcoming retirement of California's junior senator, Barbara Boxer, the log jam at the top of the state's political food chain is starting to break.


  18. Villaraigosa's experience could play well in the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    He doesn't need to run and lose, as inexperienced superrich wannabes always have in Ca. Former L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa says he's seriously considering running for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Barbara Boxer.


  19. Here They Come Again: "Sexual Assaults on Campus" In The NYTRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | VDARE

    ... low. "The power on that status quo side, you're going to see it in response to this film," said Senator Barbara Boxer, Democrat of California, at a related panel discussion on Saturday. Four-term United States Senator Barbara Boxer of California is ...


  20. Huffman proposes new gas tax based on carbon emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... have recently expressed an openness to consider a tax hike. Sen. James Inhofe, R-Oklahoma, who replaced Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-California, as chairman of the Senate's Environment and Public Works Committee, has said a gas tax is "one of the options" ...