Politics

Chinese President Xi Jinping
(Second left, front) Chinese President Xi Jinping (Photo credit: Xinhua/Sipa USA)
Margie Shafer
February 26, 2018 - 4:05 pm
KCBS Radio’s Margie Schafer spoke with Robert Daly, Director of the Kissinger Institute on China and the U.S. at the Wilson Center.
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Sen. Dianne Feinstein
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (Photo credit: Chuck Kennedy/MCT/Sipa USA)
Phil Matier
February 26, 2018 - 8:50 am
The California Democratic Party did not give out many endorsements for the upcoming November elections. KCBS Radio, KPIX-5, and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier talks about who failed to get endorsed and why.
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PBS series "Antique Roadshow"
PBS series "Antique Roadshow" (Photo credit: Janet Blackmon Morgan/Myrtle Beach Sun-News/MCT/Sipa USA)
Melissa Culross
February 25, 2018 - 11:14 am
Longtime supporter of the Magic Theater, San Francisco architect John Marx spoke with KCBS Radio anchor Melissa Culross about arts funding...
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Mobile Twitter User
Larry Magid
February 22, 2018 - 2:22 pm
Twitter is following through on a promise to delete fake accounts but the move has some conservatives crying foul. KCBS Radio's Technology Analyst Larry Magid says that many far right Twitter users have lost thousands of followers, and are feeling targeted.
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Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House
Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House
Bob Butler
February 21, 2018 - 5:59 pm
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said she's hopeful recent events may break the log-jam in Congress. KCBS Radio's Bob Butler reports President Trump has hinted he may be willing to consider new legislation.
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BART
Phil Matier
February 21, 2018 - 8:40 am
Phil Matier explains specifically what needs to happen when the Bay Area is expanding its transportation options.
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U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (Photo credit: Oliver Contreras/Sipa USA)
Matt Bigler
February 21, 2018 - 8:01 am
More than a year after the 2016 election, the Justice Department is finally creating a cyber task force to look into election interference. Some cyber security experts are skeptical about the effort...
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Then-candidate Donald Trump speaks at the NRA Leadership Forum
Then-candidate Donald Trump speaks at the NRA Leadership Forum (Photo credit: Mark Cornelison/Lexington Herald-Leader/TNS)
February 20, 2018 - 4:28 pm
In the wake of yet another mass shooting, Jane McMillan looks at the power political donations and funders, specifically the National Rifle Association and its donors, wield over elected officials, the legislative process, and even the study of public health concerns like gun violence.
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"Welcome to Oakland Uptown & Downtown" poster
"Welcome to Oakland Uptown & Downtown" poster (Photo credit: Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group/TNS)
Phil Matier
February 20, 2018 - 8:48 am
KCBS Radio's Phil Matier explains why the Oakland oversight committee hasn't met yet to discuss the $600 million bond from 2016 and other logistical bureaucracy.
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Rally at the Federal Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Rally at the Federal Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Florida (Photo credit: Mike Stocker/Sun Sentinel/TNS/Sipa USA)
Melissa Culross
February 19, 2018 - 12:39 pm
From the original Boston Tea Party to the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s to the Women's Marches this past year...political activism long has been a part of American life.
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