California Sen. Alex Padilla Seeks Expansion Of Land, Water ProtectionCalifornia Sen. Alex Padilla on Monday proposed a vast expansion of government protection for public lands and rivers that he said would fight climate change and safeguard natural treasures for generations to come.
California Senators Urge US To Transition Departments To Year-Round Firefighting AgenciesCalifornia’s U.S. senators and nearly two-dozen representatives asked the Agriculture and Interior departments on Monday to transition their agencies to a year-round wildland workforce because blazes are no longer limited to traditional fire seasons.
Den. Dianne Feinstein Says She Hasn't Considered Leaving Senate EarlyU.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California said this week she hasn't thought about retiring before her term ends in 2024 and defended herself against criticism of her job performance and questions about her age.
Sen. Feinstein Picks Secretary Of State Alex Padilla In Jockeying For VP-Elect Harris' Senate SeatSen. Dianne Feinstein has picked a favorite in the fight to replace Vice President-elect Kamala Harris as California's junior senator: Secretary of State Alex Padilla.
Feinstein To Step Down As Top Judiciary Dem Amid CriticismCalifornia Sen. Dianne Feinstein announced on Monday that she will not seek her position as the top Democrat on the State Judiciary Committee during the next session of Congress.
Senator Dianne Feinstein’s Husband Named In UC Admissions ScandalU.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s husband, University of California Regent Richard Blum, was named Thursday by the state auditor's office as one of the regents involved in admissions scandal where UC wrongly admitted dozens of wealthy, mostly white students as favors to well-connected people.
Feinstein Calls Her Treasurer's Actions 'Big Betrayal' Democratic U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein said Tuesday there was never any indication that her former campaign treasurer was mismanaging her re-election account before the treasurer's arrest last year in a widespread embezzlement case.
Democratic Treasurer Pleads Guilty In $7 Million Fraud CaseA prominent Democratic campaign treasurer pleaded guilty Friday to five counts of mail fraud related to a scheme in which she embezzled millions of dollars from her clients.
Feinstein Vows To Fight For Social ProgramsU.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein told the Democratic faithful on Saturday that they must work to retake the House of Representatives next year or risk deep GOP budget cuts that would hurt seniors and poor people the most.