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Silicon Valley Democrats rally around Kamala Harris after Biden drops out

President Joe Biden’s stunning decision to drop out of the presidential race Sunday has put the Bay Area’s...

San Jose water rate hikes could drop

The for-profit company feeding water to six Santa Clara County cities may agree to walk back its plan...

What Silicon Valley DNC delegates say about Biden

Most of Silicon Valley’s delegates to the Democratic National Convention who backed President Joe Biden are now on...

Silicon Valley candidates backed by Vietnamese American heavyweights

The FBI probe into a Bay Area recycling hauler — and the showdown between its owner and another...

Silicon Valley lawmaker tells Biden he will lose the White House

A top Silicon Valley congresswoman has a grave warning for President Joe Biden — step aside or lose...

East San Jose hospital won’t close trauma center amid scrutiny

East San Jose may keep its only medical trauma center after all — just not in the same...

The Podlight

The dysfunctional Santa Clara City Council

The dysfunction of the Santa Clara City Council is the subject of a critical grand jury report, forcing politicians to acknowledge how years of infighting and bickering have hurt residents in the Mission City. Santa Clara reporter B. Sakura Cannestra discusses the report and what's next with host Nick Preciado.

Latest Opinion

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Gomez: The real dangers of the Credit Card Competition Act

The Credit Card Competition Act (CCCA) poses significant risks to our local businesses, consumers and the vitality of small financial institutions in our community. While the legislation claims to promote competition, it creates conditions that unfairly disadvantage our local economy, primarily benefiting large retailers through reduced fees. The CCCA threatens popular credit card rewards programs, including cash back and travel benefits. While massive corporations would continue to grow wealthier if the bill is passed, consumers and small businesses would lose out. I am well-versed in the policies beneficial to citizens, and those crafted to benefit only a select few from...