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One more reason why Current TV’s Gavin Newsom will not be working for Al Jazeera

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California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, who’s also the star of a Current TV interview show, will not be working for Al Jazeera for a couple of reasons  — including some interesting legal questions that might have arisen, sources close to Newsom tell us. San Francisco-based Current, the cable TV network founded by former Vice President Al Gore and [...] [Read More]

Nancy Pelosi defends doctored photos

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San Francisco Democrat and House minority leader Nancy Pelosi’s proudest accomplishment in the November election was a new caucus where women, gays, Asians, Latinos and African Americans outnumber white males. It is the first time in history that white men have been outnumbered in any Congressional caucus. Pelosi often heralds her party’s diversity efforts by [...] [Read More]
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Esty to serve as vice chair of gun violence task force

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Freshman congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, D-5, pledged Friday to seek “commonsense, federal gun safety policies” Friday after being named  a vice chairwoman of the  Congressional Gun Violence Prevention Task Force. Esty, a Democrat from Chesire who was sworn into office Thursday, said she was honored to be named as part of the task force’s leadership team. […] [Read More]
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