| Aug 12, 2011
| 6:02 PM
Q. As Muslims around the world observe the holy month of Ramadan, a new survey shows that American Muslims are happier than ever. A Gallup study found that 60% of Muslim Americans surveyed reported they were “thriving,” slightly higher than...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 8:22 PM
As President Obama wrapped up his third State of the Union address Tuesday evening, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) issued a statement endorsing the commander-in-chief's challenge to update the nation's tax code and raise rates on the super rich.
| Sep 10, 2012
| 9:53 AM
The road this week to Charlotte, N.C., was paved with misconceptions. At the Democratic National Convention, mine included expectations for a cab on a rainy opening day, as I spent an hour outside my motel with a trio of button salesmen down from New...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 5:36 PM
At last week’s Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, delegates and office holders confronted a wide range of national and local concerns. Sitting in the hall every night was Rep. Adam Schiff, whose 29th Congressional...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 12:49 PM
First Lady Michelle Obama will appear on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno on Tuesday, Jan. 31 to promote Let’s Move ahead of the initiative’s two-year anniversary.
Let’s Move, launched by the first lady in February 2012, is a campaign...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 1:31 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff today vowed to fight a quarter-billion dollars in proposed funding cuts to NASA's Mars exploration programs out of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Cañada Flintridge "tooth and nail."
The statement came after President Obama...
| May 16, 2012
| 10:52 AM
Boxer Manny Pacquiao has been banned from the Grove shopping mall -- which along with the Americana at Brand is owned by devolper Rick Caruso -- because of comments he made about gay marriage.
In an interview with National Conservative Examiner, Pacquiao...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Air Force One has just taken off from Miramar Marine Corps Air Station in San Diego, taking President Obama to Los Angeles International Airport for a fundraiser in Los Angeles.
Obama arrived in San Diego about 1:30 p.m. and after a few moments of...
| May 19, 2012
| 5:45 PM
I want your campaign mailers. You know, the glossy photos of people you don't know who are running for offices that have little connection to your lives? Those.
Why? Politicians' bad rep is, no doubt, largely their own fault. California's decline in...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Pasadena boasts a bounty of entertainment options, but only one offers the opportunity to spend an evening picking some of the most interesting brains in art, science, politics and entertainment.
This high-minded cultural event is the Distinguished...
| Oct 1, 2011
Andre Pineda, a Democratic pollster and expert on the burgeoning clout of Latino voters, died this week. He was 46.
He died Tuesday after jumping off Pasadena's Colorado Street Bridge.
Pineda, a native of South Pasadena, built an international...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 12:54 PM
In light of reports of ousted Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi’s death, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) released a statement Thursday calling the news “an end to the first chapter of another popular revolution.”
“Now the Libyan people...