Ebbetts & Sonora Passes to Remain Closed an Additional 3 to 5 Weeks

Ebbetts & Sonora Passes to Remain Closed an Additional 3 to 5 Weeks

Bear Valley, CA… The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has announced that Ebbetts Pass/State Route 4 (SR-4) and Sonora Pass/SR-108 will not open for Memorial Day weekend. While Caltrans always strives to have these mountain passes open by the holiday weekend, the impact from one of California’s wildest winters in decades is requiring a massive […]

President Trump’s Weekly Address…On First Trip Abroad As President

President Trump’s Weekly Address…On First Trip Abroad As President

Washington, DC…My fellow Americans, This weekend I begin my first trip overseas as president – a trip with historic significance for the American people. I will be visiting with the leaders in many different countries to strengthen our old friendships, build new partnerships, and unite the civilized world in a fight against terrorism. In that […]

Former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III Appointed As Special Counsel For Russia Investigation

Former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III Appointed As Special Counsel For Russia Investigation

Washington, DC…Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein today announced the appointment of former Department of Justice official and FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III to serve as Special Counsel to oversee the previously-confirmed FBI investigation of Russian government efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election and related matters. “In my capacity as acting Attorney General, […]

Vehicle vs Bicyclist Collision In South Lake Turns Fatal

Vehicle vs Bicyclist Collision In South Lake Turns Fatal

South Lake Tahoe, CA…On May 13th, South Lake Tahoe Police Officers responded to the intersection of Lake Tahoe Blvd and Takela Blvd for a traffic collision involving a vehicle and a bicyclist. The bicyclist was transported by medical personnel, but was later pronounced deceased. The driver of the vehicle did not sustain any life threatening […]

President Woodrow Wilson’s Proclaimed The First Official US Mother’s On May 9, 1914

President Woodrow Wilson’s Proclaimed The First Official US Mother’s On May 9, 1914

Washington, DC…WHEREAS, By a Joint Resolution approved May 8, 1914, “designating the second Sunday in May as Mother’s Day, and for other purposes”, the President is authorized and requested to issue a proclamation calling upon the government officials to display the United States flag on all government buildings, and the people of the United States […]

Congressman McClintock Calls For Independent Prosecutor In Wake Of Comey Firing

Congressman McClintock Calls For Independent Prosecutor In Wake Of Comey Firing

Roseville, CA…Congressman McClintock released the following statement on the firing of now former FBI Director Comey. “I strongly support President Trump’s decision to fire James Comey for gross misconduct during his tenure, and only wish he had done so on January 20th. Because of the highly politicized circumstances involving the Russia inquiry, I think an […]

Four States Led By Washington AG Ferguson Sue Trump Administration Over Coal Leases

Four States Led By Washington AG Ferguson Sue Trump Administration Over Coal Leases

Olympia, WA…Attorney General Bob Ferguson today filed a federal lawsuit against the U.S. Department of the Interior and the Bureau of Land Management over a program to lease coal mining rights on public land, which contributes to significant coal-train traffic through the state of Washington. The lawsuit challenges Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s decision to restart […]

Trump Administration Pushes Out FBI Director Comey

Trump Administration Pushes Out FBI Director Comey

Washington, DC…In a developing story the Trump Administration has forced out FBI Director James Comey. This comes on recommendations from the Attorney General & Deputy Attorney General. A brief statement from the White House has been released… Today, President Donald J. Trump informed FBI Director James Comey that he has been terminated and removed from […]