Senator Barbara Boxer

Sen. Barbara Boxer

Senators Boxer, Feinstein Warn Of Climate Change In All-Night Session

More than two dozen U.S. senators have taken to the chamber floor for an all-night session to raise awareness on climate change.


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Wildfires Spark Debate On Climate Change Among Calif. Politicians

Senator Barbara Boxer said Thursday that wildfires like the fast-moving Silver Fire should be a wake-up call to the reality of climate change.

CBS Los Angeles–08/08/2013

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Boxer Claims SoCal Edison Knew Generators At San Onofre Nuke Plant Were Flawed

Barbara Boxer pressed federal regulators Wednesday to open a probe at the shuttered San Onofre nuclear power plant after uncovering documents that she said suggest the utility that runs it took shortcuts that compromised safety.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/06/2013

A photo of the Palm Springs tower as of July 25, 2011 when the FAA furloughs took effect. (credit: CBS/KPSP/Swinerton Builders)

Boxer: Half-Finished SoCal Airport Tower ‘Sad Symbol’ Of DC Gridlock

Tower construction was stopped last month when legislative gridlock stalled $2.5 billion in appropriations for FAA operations.


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Boxer Touts Trade, Commerce At SoCal-Tijuana Crossing Expansion

Construction is underway on the expansion of the world’s busiest land border crossing, a project expected to yield a efficient flow of commerce and people.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/25/2011

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‘Dream Act’ Fails To Get Passage By Full Senate

Passage of the “Dream Act” turned into something of a nightmare Saturday for both of California’s senators.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/18/2010

President Barack Obama appears at a Moving America Forward rally at USC. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Obama Tries To Reignite Voters’ Fervor During L.A. Visit

Thousands of people are lined up at the USC campus to see President Barack Obama drum up support for two high-profile Democrats locked in tight races.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/22/2010