With less than a week to go in the California primary, a powerful Southern California congressman finds himself facing his toughest test in more than a decade.
Congressman Brad Sherman (D – Sherman Oaks) has uncovered more than 4,000 taxpayers in LA County who are owed checks from the IRS.
A Southland lawmaker who has served in Congress for over three decades announced his retirement on Wednesday.
A bitter congressional campaign headlined by two valley politicians, Congressmen Brad Sherman and Howard Berman, heated up again Tuesday night in a debate with a third leading candidate.
Rep. Xavier Becerra said the nation “missed a huge opportunity” to address its economic problems after a congressional panel failed to come up with a plan to tackle the U.S. deficit.
A congressional bill to regulate helicopter traffic over Los Angeles received a key endorsement on Tuesday from county officials.
Animal rights activists who want to put an end to the traditional traveling circus are getting some support from a few Hollywood celebrities.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Sen. Barbara Boxer went on the offensive Thursday in an effort to salvage rapidly-deteriorating infrastructure around the city.
Construction gradually resumed Monday on control towers at two California airports, days after Congress temporarily settled an impasse that had shut down aviation projects nationwide.
Will Congressional lawmakers jump on the next plane for their summer getaway without funding the nation’s airliner authority?
As the U.S. economic recovery begins to show signs of slowing, more Americans are facing mounting debt totals while their pocketbooks continue to shrink — and minorities may be the hardest hit.
At least two local firms stand to lose hundreds of millions of dollars as efforts to avoid a U.S. default on its debt remain deadlocked.
Congressman David Wu, who earlier this year apologized for bizarre behavior during his most recent re-election campaign, was facing calls for his resignation on Saturday over yet another crisis — a young woman’s reported accusation that she had an “unwanted sexual encounter” with the Democrat three weeks after his election victory in November.
Congresswoman-elect Janice Hahn said goodbye to the City Council Friday and they did the same.
Democrat Janice Hahn is running for Congress, but today she was running to the Federal Elections Commission to file a formal complaint about an online attack ad she believes may have come with the tacit endorsement of her Republican rival John Huey.