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The Mercury News - Politics

They said it: The air we breathe

12 hours ago

Latest line: A good week for gun dealers, bad one for Becton

12 hours ago

Walters: California is now being criticized from the left

14 hours ago

Could bacon become harder to find in California?

1 day ago

'Urgent action' needed on wildfires, Biden says in meeting with governors

1 day ago

Pitts: It's time to start being more coercive about vaccinations

1 day ago

COVID delta variant may spur new Bay Area mask mandates

2 days ago

Contra Costa jails see COVID-19 outbreak; 96 cases reported so far

1 day ago

Explainer: California's efforts to slow pace of evictions

2 days ago

Dozens of California communities are running out of water

2 days ago

Intelligence report: Putin OK'd operation to benefit Trump

4 months ago

Few in the GOP dissent over voting restriction efforts

4 months ago

Prosecutor investigating Trump's Georgia call urges patience

5 months ago

Nancy Pelosi says Sept. 11-style commission will examine Capitol riot

5 months ago

Biden nominates Gold Star dad Khizr Khan to religious freedom post

1 day ago

Congress fails to extend national COVID eviction ban

2 days ago

Florida coronavirus cases jump 50% as surge continues

2 days ago

Florida governor blocks school mask mandates

2 days ago

'Intent on ignoring the public': San Jose plans to add more digital billboards

3 days ago

Bay Area shelter model puts homeless residents in charge

3 days ago

Antioch to offer city jobs, apprenticeships to troubled youths

3 days ago

Affordable housing project approved in Hayward

4 days ago

Opinion: Four needed reforms of California's recall election rules

5 days ago

Letters: Expand opportunity | Don't blame zoning | Save facility | A worse offer | Name racism

6 days ago

Bill aims to decertify police in CA for serious misconduct

6 days ago

Letters: Giants vs. A's? | Safe schools | Masks on campus | SB 10 danger | Redirect money | Space race | Blaming Islam

13 days ago

Editorial: Drought is putting Northern California water supply at risk

1 day ago

Opinion: America needs a startup visa program to aid entrepreneurs

1 day ago

Letters: Plastics pollution | Justice not served | Vaccine strategy | Zoning and water | H-1B visas | Building middle class

2 days ago

Letters: Inspiring stand | Fans disgusted | Prison vaccinations | Thirsty crops | In it for themselves | Media mistrust | Policies for the people

2 days ago