Dianne Feinstein Headlines

  • Ten members of Congress with most to gain or lose from a shutdown

    Voters have made it clear for years they’re fed up with Washington’s chaos, and nothing better illustrates the capital’s disarray than a down-to-the-wire fight over government spending. That’s why this … Click to Continue

    charlotteobserver
  • An allegedly damning memo about the FBI and DoJ is electrifying Republicans—online and in Congress

    A website claiming to track Russian influence in real time showed that Russia-linked Twitter accounts helped #ReleaseTheMemo go viral.

    CNBC
  • Ten members of Congress with most to gain or lose from a shutdown

    Voters have made it clear for years they’re fed up with Washington’s chaos, and nothing better illustrates the capital’s disarray than a down-to-the-wire fight over government spending. That’s why this … Click to Continue

    thenewstribune
  • The Trump Presidency: Year One

    One year ago Saturday, Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, kicking off an unpredictable year.From day one, Trump dominated headlines, publicly feuding with rivals and pushing policies that upended the Wa...

    TheHill
  • Dianne Feinstein flips her position on shutdown for second time in one day: 'People will die'

    FEINSTEIN FLIPS: PEOPLE WILL DIE! (Third column, 4th story, link) Related stories:SHUTDOWN FEAR GRIPS DC... DEVELOPING...HIGH-STAKES BLAME GAME...REPUBLICANS RUSH FOR SUPPORT...SENATE DEMS HAVE VOTES TO BLOCK GOVT FUNDING...

    Washington Examiner
  • 'Steele dossier' firm suspected Trump-Russia money laundering

    Glenn Simpson stopped short of saying the firm had found definitive proof of such dealings.

    TheHill
  • Feinstein: 'People die' in a government shutdown

    Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) on Thursday ratcheted up her rhetoric against a looming government shutdown, despite her stated opposition earlier in the day to a proposed short-term funding measure."Shutting down...

    TheHill
  • Feinstein challenger faces uphill battle

    In three years leading the California state Senate, Kevin de León has amassed what might be the most aggressively liberal résumé of any politician in America.

    TheHill
  • Bay Area police unlikely to help ICE on immigration sweeps

    Officials from several Bay Area law enforcement agencies said Wednesday that federal officials haven't looped them in on any plans for major sweeps for undocumented immigrants, and added that they didn't plan to help with any such operations. The response from local jurisdictions came after The Chronicle reported that U.S. officials are gearing up for a major dragnet in Northern California, during which they will seek to arrest more than 1,500 undocumented immigrants. ...

    San Francisco Chronicle
  • The Latest: California senators want details on ICE raids

    The Latest on pending Northern California immigration raids (all times local): 4:20 p.m. California's two U.S. senators want to be briefed on any plans by the Trump administration for a major immigration sweep in San Francisco and other Northern California cities. Democratic Sens....

    ABC News
  • UC Berkeley student released from ICE detention center

    After a single wrong turn led to nearly three weeks in Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention, Luis Mora is finally going back to school. Following a five-minute hearing Wednesday, an immigration judge ordered the UC Berkeley junior's release from custody on the minimum possible bond, $1,500, while his case is pending. Lawyers for ICE made no arguments against bond and waived an appeal, said Prerna Lal, Mora's attorney. Though he missed the first day of...

    SFGate
  • Grassley under fire for planning vote on 17 judicial nominees

    Judicial and LGBT advocates are slamming Senate Judiciary Chair Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) for scheduling a vote on a horde of judicial nominees ahead of a looming government shutdown.The Senate Judiciary Committee is...

    TheHill
  • After calling for surveillance reform, Democrats help kill it

    After years of tangling with Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), civil liberties activists seemed to have her onboard with their fight to curtail the vast warrantless surveillance program exposed by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. They were optimistic Tuesday when she headed into a major vote...

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  • Perfect storm builds against Republicans in California

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — If Democrats are to reclaim the majority in the House of Representatives this year, they will almost certainly do so with the help of Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s home state, where multiple favorable waves are building.

    TheHill
  • DHS chief takes heat over Trump furor

    Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen faced heated questions from Democratic lawmakers Tuesday over her recollections of a White House meeting in which President Trump questioned why the United States would take additional imm

    TheHill
  • Feds planning massive Northern California immigration sweep to strike against sanctuary laws

    U.S. immigration officials have begun preparing for a major sweep in San Francisco and other Northern California cities in which federal officers would look to arrest more than 1,500 undocumented people while sending a message that immigration policy will be enforced in the sanctuary state, according to a source familiar with the operation. Officials at Immigration and Customs Enforcement, known as ICE, declined to comment Tuesday on plans for the operation. The...

    SFGate
  • The Hill's 12:30 Report

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    TheHill
  • Homeland Security secretary grilled over Trump comments

    Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen faced heated questions from Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday over her recollections of a White House meeting in which President Trump described some poor countries sending immigra

    TheHill