November Congressional Races Become Intraparty Showdowns Under California RulesCalifornia's revamped primary system, approved by voters in 2010, allows the top two candidates regardless of political affiliation to advance to the general election. The idea is to fight polarization by making them appeal to a wider pool of voters.
Obama To Pitch Immigration At Citizenship Ceremony President Barack Obama plans to highlight a positive side of the immigration debate by presiding over an Independence Day citizenship ceremony for service members who signed up to defend the U.S. even though they weren't American citizens.
Federal Watchdog Report: California Health Exchange Has Problems With VerificationCalifornia's marketplace for buying individual health insurance often failed to verify important personal information and resolve discrepancies in applications, a critical process in determining if people are eligible for taxpayer subsidies, a federal watchdog said Tuesday.
GOP Lawmakers: Prisoner Exchange With Taliban Violated Law Two Republican lawmakers on Saturday accused President Barack Obama of breaking the law by approving the release of five Afghan detainees held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in exchange for a U.S. soldier believed held by Islamist insurgents for five years.
At Wal-Mart, Obama Touts Steps On Solar PowerCalling it the right thing to do for America's bottom line, President Barack Obama announced new steps Friday by companies, local governments and his own administration to deploy solar technology, showcasing steps to combat climate change that don't require consent from a disinclined Congress.
Keidel: Ides (And Idols) Of MarchMarch Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball
President Obama Picks His NCAA Tournament Champ
Health Overhaul Benefits Take Effect With New NearAdministration officials say 2.1 million consumers have enrolled through the federal and state-run health insurance exchanges.
Frank Caliendo with Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave - December 23, 2013
Celebrities, Word-Of-Mouth Pushing Affordable Care ActFran Drescher and Kal Penn are among the Hollywood faces being enlisted for the "Tell a Friend Get Covered" campaign, which will urge friends, family members and neighbors around the country to talk to each other about the health care law.
Calif. Lawmakers Call For Drought DeclarationWith another dry winter looming, California lawmakers called on Gov. Jerry Brown and President Barack Obama to declare a drought emergency and federal disaster in the state.
Poll: More Calif. Voters Disapprove Of Obama's JobA new Field Poll finds that California voters increasingly disapprove of President Barack Obama's job performance while fewer than half support his handling of health care.
Aircraft Violates Restricted Airspace Above Pres. Obama's LA Fundraising AppearanceMilitary jets patrolling over a fundraising appearance by President Barack Obama in Los Angeles were scrambled after an aircraft entered restricted airspace.
President Obama Calls For Bipartisanship, Toppling House GOP Majority In San FranciscoPresident Barack Obama is urging donors to buck up and making a thread-the-needle appeal for bipartisanship with Republicans even as he calls for replacing the House GOP majority and holding his Democratic edge in the Senate.
Dennis Rodman Tops GQ's List Of Least Influential Celebrities In 2013The 52-year-old former basketball player who has visited Kim Jong Un in North Korea was selected as the top pick in the magazine's third-annual list.