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Rep. Anna Eshoo no longer eschews PAC fundraising, collects cash from tech heavyweights

Yesterday, the first-quarter FEC filing for Representative Anna Eshoo’s (D-CA) Political Action Committee, Peninsula PAC, was made public. The revelations therein should surprise no one in the post- 420 more words

Tech

Casino mogul Adelson places bets on two House candidates

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson hasn’t yet announced which Republican presidential candidate he will throw his millions behind. But new campaign filings show the Las Vegas billionaire has placed modest bets on two candidates for Congress. 114 more words

House

Report: E-cigarettes appealing to kids

Washington (CNN) - Redeploying a major argument from the battle over traditional cigarettes, a dozen Democratic members of Congress released a report on Monday concluding that electronic cigarettes “aggressively (promote) their products by using techniques and venues that appeal to youth” and should be strictly regulated like the non-electronic versions. 690 more words

Congress

#MB2025 Kickoff A Huge Success! Exclusive Waxman Video - Why We Need To Go 100% Renewable

Here’s the first of our reports on last night’s great launch of the #MB2025 vision for a 100% renewably powered Manhattan Beach by 2025. Our MB2025 Forum hosted by Manhattan Beach Mayor, Amy Howorth, was a full house and began with a direct video message to the audience… 337 more words

Climate Change

Linkin Park, Lawrence Bender Honored with UCLA's Environmental Excellence Award

The UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability (IoES) honored Linkin Park, producer Lawrence Bender and U.S. Representative Henry Waxman for each of their environmental accomplishments. 384 more words

News

[Video] Footage Captures the Moment Federal Agents Storm California Gun Parts Store

For TheBlazeBecket Adams reports:

Federal agents on Saturday executed a search warrant on a gun parts store in California, despite the store owner filing a temporary restraining order against their agency. 387 more words

U.S. News

Henry Waxman - Climate Champion

We attended the Palos Verdes Democratic Club’s State Senate Candidate’s Forum Sunday afternoon where Congressman Henry Waxman was the featured speaker.  The Congressman’s retirement from the House after 40 years is well deserved but will leave a giant black hole in climate change leadership.   206 more words

Climate Change