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Congress tightens belt, trims spy budget for 2013

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has drastically trimmed the budget for U.S. spies and satellites for 2013, though not quite as deeply as the White House wanted.

12/31/2012

US Senator of Vermont Patrick Leahy (AP Photo)

Leahy sworn in as president pro tempore of Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont was sworn in Tuesday as president pro tempore of the Senate. As the longest serving Democrat now in the Senate, Leahy moved to third place in the line of presidential succession.

12/18/2012

Senators want commission to look at mass shootings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two senators are calling for a national commission to examine mass shootings in the United States, while a colleague says she’s pushing to ban the sale of military-style assault weapons.

12/16/2012

Petraeus to testify on Benghazi attacks

WASHINGTON (AP) – The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee says former CIA Director David Petraeus has agreed to testify to Congress about the Sept. 11 attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that […]

11/14/2012

Gas price update (audio)

Gasoline hits another record price leaving drivers wondering how soon the price will come down and by how much. Will the Governor’s action on winter blend and some refineries getting back online have an immediate […]

10/09/2012

Gas price manipulation blamed for high prices (audio)

KFWB’s Jon Baird talks with fuming drivers are fuming as gas prices remain sky high amid talk of price manipulation. The governor has taken action to start producing winter grade gas and Senator Dianne Feinstein […]

10/08/2012

San Bernardino County OKs Mojave water project

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) – San Bernardino County officials have approved a plan to pump the Mojave Desert’s groundwater to supply it to Southern California homeowners. The Los Angeles Times and San Bernardino Sun report […]

10/02/2012

California: Where US Senate candidates stand on key issues

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Stances on key issues by Democratic U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and Republican challenger Elizabeth Emken.

09/27/2012

Feinstein calls for fed probe into gas price spike

RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) – California Sen. Dianne Feinstein is calling for a federal investigation into gasoline price spikes that followed a fire at the Chevron oil refinery in Richmond. In a letter sent Tuesday to […]

08/28/2012

Forest Service allows night aerial firefighting

(AP) – Congressional representatives say the U.S. Forest Service has decided to allow nighttime aerial attacks on wildfires in Southern California. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and Congressmen Adam Schiff and Buck McKeon announced the change of […]

08/16/2012

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