T he race to replace four-term U. In an increasingly polyglot state that exalts appearance and symbolism over substance, the ever-stylish and multiracial Harris—she is the daughter of an Indian mother and a Jamaican-American father—finds herself in the right place at the right time. Whether the Senate will be a political stepping-stone for Harris or a final destination depends on how credibly she portrays herself as a politician with national stature.
On Monday, television cameras were lined up at City Hall hoping to catch a glimpse of his return, since it was supposed to be his first day back after two weeks at a rehabilitation program and a week of personal leave. His top aide said she had no idea where he was. About 1, residents volunteered to fan out across this normally unhurried, sun-drenched city, hustling to collect thesignatures needed to force a recall election.
I was half-listening to my 9-year-old daughter talk about her day as I made dinner a few months ago when she suddenly asked, "Mommy, why has there never been a woman president? Standing next to the stove, I froze. How could I answer this question without revealing so many things about the world that I wished weren't true and that I didn't want her to know yet?
In those days, debates over major issues featured typical tensions between the parties, with one side arguing for frugality and the other for human services. Those days are gone. Today, not a single Republican holds statewide office in California. Jerry Brown is a career-capping Democrat.
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Dianne Feinstein is the current senior senator in the U. Senate representing California. Feinstein tends to be seen as a moderate in the Senate.
Attorney Gloria Allred announced Monday evening that she and her client, Irene McCormack Jackson, spent the day in mediation at a downtown office building, where Filner was spotted by a TV crew entering earlier in the day. Allred wouldn't say whether Filner's resignation was discussed nor whether the mayor was present. She said the mediator, former federal judge J.
Blood, The Associated Press. SAN DIEGO — A deal aimed at resolving the sexual harassment scandal involving Bob Filner hit a snag Thursday when the attorney suing the mayor over such allegations said she was not party to the tentative agreement between city officials and Filner. A person with knowledge of the settlement talks said the main sticking points involved granting Filner indemnity and covering his legal fees in the sexual harassment lawsuit by his former communications director, Irene McCormack Jackson. The person was not authorized to comment publicly and spoke only on condition of anonymity.
It was initially in a letter received by the California lawmaker that Christine Blasey Ford accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in Kavanaugh denies the allegations. Amid the fraught testimonies by Ford and Kavanaugh before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday, Feinstein did not hold back from defending her position.
City Councilman Jose Huizar now making news for his sexually harassing, pressuring and intimidating a subordinate to engage in sex with him to keep her job and advance her career. What message has this degenerate not only has sent to all of the LAUSD and Princeton University students that may have at one time looked up to him but to his own children? Thank you Cristy for speaking the truth. Huizar is now trying to say it was consensual to continue his career,as many politicians have done before him.