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Dianne Feinstein

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US Attorney In Los Angeles Nominated For Judgeship

President Barack Obama on Thursday nominated a U.S. attorney from Southern California to become a federal District Court judge.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/03/2014

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Feinstein Unveils Plan To House Homeless Veterans At West LA Campus

Two Veterans Affairs buildings in West Los Angeles could soon begin to double as homeless shelters.

02/05/2014

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Gov. Brown Convenes Drought Task Force

Gov. Jerry Brown is convening a task force to help determine whether a statewide drought declaration is warranted.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/18/2013

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San Diego Mayor Says He Ended His ‘Intensive’ Therapy Earlier Than Planned

Mayor Bob Filner is ending therapy earlier than he announced, his attorneys said late Friday, as the leader of the nation’s eighth-largest city came under enormous pressure to resign amid sexual harassment allegations.

08/09/2013

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein Calls For Bob Filner’s Resignation

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein is the latest Democrat to call for the resignation of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner over allegations of sexual harassment.

07/28/2013

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Feinstein: NSA Phone Records Part Of 3-Month Renewal

Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein spoke to reporters Thursday after the Obama administration defended the National Security Agency’s need to collect the records.

06/06/2013

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New Bill Would Regulate LA’s Helicopter Traffic

Rep. Adam Schiff and Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer Monday introduced legislation that would regulate helicopter traffic over L.A. neighborhoods.

02/04/2013

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SoCal Lawmakers Throw Support Behind Assault Weapons Ban

A Burbank congressman said Thursday he expects lawmakers on both sides of the aisle to support an effort by California Senator Dianne Feinstein to renew a federal ban on assault weapons.

01/24/2013

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Oscar-Nominated ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Picketed By People Who Say Movie Advocates Torture

The critics agree “Zero Dark Thirty” — a film depicting the decade-long hunt for Osama bin Laden — is gritty and moving.

01/11/2013

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LA Board Of Supervisors Support Federal Ban On Assault Weapons

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to support the reinstatement of a 1994 federal ban on assault weapons in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., elementary school massacre.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/08/2013

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Calif. Lawmakers Promise Action On Gun Control Following Conn. Mass Shooting

Several California lawmakers reacted to the Conn. mass shooting by calling for new laws aimed at increasing safety, either through gun control or improved security at public schools.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/17/2012

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein Wins Fourth Term By Wide Margin

California voters decisively endorsed long-serving U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Tuesday, sending the powerful Democrat back to the nation’s capital for a fourth term.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2012

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Calif. US Senators Call For Federal Probe Into High Gas Prices

Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein are calling for a federal investigation into whether or not big oil companies are manipulating the high prices at the pump.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/08/2012

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Feinstein Asks FTC To Investigate Gas Companies

Were those record California gas prices the result of collusion?

10/07/2012

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US Forest Service Allowing Night Aerial Firefighting

Congressional representatives said the U.S. Forest Service has decided to allow nighttime aerial attacks on wildfires in Southern California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/16/2012

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