Politics

USA Today
March 13, 2018 - 7:33 am
(CBS News/AP) - President Donald Trump has removed Rex Tillerson as secretary of state and replaced him with current CIA Director Mike Pompeo, after months of speculation surrounding Tillerson's role in the Trump administration, a fact that Tillerson found out at the same time as the public...
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USA Today
March 08, 2018 - 1:16 pm
(CBS News/KNX1070) - President Trump signed proclamations for new steel and aluminum tariffs at the White House Thursday afternoon, despite intense opposition from his own party. The tariffs — 25 percent on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum imports — will go into effect 15 days from now, and...
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Office of Kevin DeLeon
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070) - The author of California's sanctuary bill says he's not afraid of a federal challenge. State Senate Democratic Leader Kevin DeLeon tells KNX his bill, which is at the root of the federal lawsuit, will hold up to legal scrutiny. But Republican State Senator Jeff Stone of...
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USA Today
March 06, 2018 - 11:07 am
(CBS News) - Dolphins owner Stephen Ross created a bit of a firestorm Monday by talking about Dolphins players' plans for the 2018 season regarding the national anthem, saying that "all of our players will be standing" in a quote from the Daily News. On Tuesday, Ross took issue with the way his...
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CBS News
March 02, 2018 - 10:42 am
WASHINGTON (CBS News) -- President Donald Trump isn't pleased with Alec Baldwin's latest comment that impersonating the president is "agony," and is suggesting Saturday Night Live replace the comedian. Trump tweets: "Alec Baldwin, whose dying mediocre career was saved by his terrible impersonation...
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KNX1070
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070) - He's been a familiar face on television since the 70's -- has directed some classic films like When Harry met Sally, Spinal Tap, Stand by Me, and The Princess Bride -- but since Donald Trump went to the White House, he's been tweeting up a political storm. We talked politics...
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USA Today
February 27, 2018 - 10:13 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stacey Dash, the actress turned conservative political commentator, has filed paperwork to run for a congressional seat in Southern California. Documents submitted Monday to the Federal Election Commission show the "Clueless" star intends to run as a Republican in California's...
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USA Today
(CBS News) - President Donald Trump announced that he's running for re-election in 2020, and Brad Parscale, who served as the Trump campaign's 2016 digital guru, has been named campaign manager. In an announcement posted on the president's campaign website, his son, Eric Trump, called Parscale "an...
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CBS News
February 26, 2018 - 8:16 am
The Supreme Court is rejecting the Trump administration's highly unusual bid to get the justices to intervene in the controversy over protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants.
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CBS News
February 25, 2018 - 12:56 pm
U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein failed to win the official endorsement of the California Democratic Party as she seeks her fifth term in Washington, but her supporters say it won’t hurt her with a broader swath of voters.
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