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WASHINGTON D.C.—In a bold and historic move, with the winds of public opinion blasting at its sails, Congress took swift action late last week to finally address with some seriousness the nation’s rampant gun problem. more

Oct 14, 2015 12:00 AM Backwards & in High Heels

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May 7, 2014 12:00 AM News

Rep. Brian Bilbray is San Diego's most absent member of Congress since January 2010, according to missed-vote data compiled by the open-government website govtrack.us. The Republican congress member, wh... more

Jul 15, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

The headline for this blog post is a direct copy of one that topped voiceofsandiego.org writer Liam Dillon's piece examining how... more

Jun 30, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

We always find it rather difficult to stomach how much campaign money our congressional delegation accepts from special interests, whether it's the defense industry or organized labor. This one grosses us out on a whole new level.  <p... more

Mar 31, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News

San Diego's Congressional delegation increased payroll by $258,385 in the fourth quarter of 2010, according to <a href="http://www.legistorm.com/salaries/house_bonuses_by_member/type/asc/sort/member/page/1/filter_year/2010/filter_state/CA.htm... more

Mar 8, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News