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Tag: This Week in Northern California

America’s Cup: Kiwis Win Again, Debate Continues Over Oracle Penalty

September 10, 2013 | 1:25 pm

America’s Cup: Kiwis Win Again, Debate Continues Over Oracle Penalty

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New Zealand now leads Oracle Team USA by five races, forcing Oracle to postpone today’s second contest.

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August 20, 2012 | 11:50 am

Video: Pete Wilson, Antonio Villaraigosa on ‘This Week in Northern California’

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KQED’s Belva Davis and San Francisco Chronicle political reporter Carla Marinucci talked to former California Governor Pete Wilson in advance of next week’s Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. Wilson is heading up the state’s Republican delegation to the GOP convention. Marinucci quizzed Wilson–a moderate, pro-choice Republican–about conservatism in the Republican party and in California. […]

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Meet the Gay Republican From California On the New Hampshire Ballot Today; Video Interview

January 10, 2012 | 3:31 pm

Meet the Gay Republican From California On the New Hampshire Ballot Today; Video Interview

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Covering the New Hampshire primary for This Week in Northern California, I had hardly checked into Concord’s Residence Inn when I saw Newt Gingrich’s wife Callista pass by in the hallway.  There was no mistaking her blonde hair-do… The next morning Gingrich was sharing the Inn’s free breakfast and chatting up guests as he prepared […]

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July 17, 2011 | 9:22 am

Video: Interview With State Treasurer Bill Lockyer on Fallout for California if US Defaults on Its Debt

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As you no doubt have heard by now, there’s a little to-do in Washington over the issue of raising the debt ceiling, the amount of money the U.S. can borrow through the selling of treasury bonds. The limit is set by Congress, and till now has been a rather routine affair, for the most part. […]

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