Khanna on Trump and New Zealand murders

It’s completely unpresidential. Instead of assuring the nation about what happened in New Zealand and saying we condemn those kind of hate crimes, he’s tweeting. —Rep. Ro Khanna on CNN Monday criticizing the President Trump's response to the mass murder of Muslims by a lone gunman in New Zealand.

East Bay congressional candidate attacked by man with switchblade

East Bay congressional candidate Rudy Peters was attacked Sunday afternoon at a downtown festival in Castro Valley by a man allegedly brandishing a switchblade. The suspect, 35-year-old Farzad Fazeli, had been arguing with Peters, who is a Republican, about his political party and views. Fazeli was later arrested by Alameda County sheriff's deputies and charged … Continue reading East Bay congressional candidate attacked by man with switchblade

Swalwell on impeachment

Democrats should not lead with impeachment.-—Rep. Eric Swalwell appearing Sunday on "This Week," saying Democrats should instead focus first on health care, pocketbook issues, and rooting out corruption.

STEVE TAVARES IS ANGRY-Episode 1: Hipsters and sanctuary city hypocrisy in San Leandro

The world premiere of the Steve Tavares Is Angry Podcast ponders the possibility of his neighborhood becoming gentrified, along with the future loss of his Orange Julius-sized apartment in Alameda. Plus, in The Breakdown, he looks at the Trumpian barrage of anti-immigrant tweets sent recently by the chair of a San Leandro school district $104 … Continue reading STEVE TAVARES IS ANGRY-Episode 1: Hipsters and sanctuary city hypocrisy in San Leandro

Swalwell’s profane response to Huckabee’s incendiary tweet

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee linked Nancy Pelosi's team to the MS-13 gang in a tweet.

Alameda County proposes $3.1 billion budget

Alameda County Board of Supervisors' proposed budget would close a $66 million deficit.

American people will view Trump-Kim summit as a success, says Khanna

Khanna continues his criticism of leading Democrats, he says are acting hypocritically

Khanna: Dems should support Trump’s engagement with North Korea

"Let me be clear," Khanna tweeted last week, "Sen. Schumer does not speak for the Democratic Party concerning North Korea and Iran."

Ethics complaint filed against Desley Brooks for blocking Twitter followers

Citing a recent ruling by a federal judge that Trump blocking users from his Twitter feed is a violation of free speech, an ethics complaint asserts Desley Brooks is doing the same thing.