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  • Congresswomen Jackie Speier and Barbara Lee are lending support to UC Berkeley sexual assault victims.
  • Students who filed suit claiming UC Berkeley isn't doing enough to combat sexual violence now have some high profile support.
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uc berkeley, berkeley, sex crimes, crime, jackie speier, barbara lee, east bay news, laura anthony
  • Congresswomen Jackie Speier and Barbara Lee are lending support to UC Berkeley sexual assault victims.
  • Students who filed suit claiming UC Berkeley isn't doing enough to combat sexual violence now have some high profile support.
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barbara lee, jackie speier, crime, sex crimes, berkeley, uc berkeley, news
  • San Bruno 2010 pipeline explosion
  • Mayor Jim Ruane is pushing for massive fines against PG&E over the 2010 San Bruno pipeline explosion that killed eight people.
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PG&E, san bruno fire, jerry hill, jackie speier, peninsula news, carolyn tyler
  • A home on fire after a PG&E gas pipeline exploded in a San Bruno neighborhood in September 2009.
  • PG&E says the company will likely face federal criminal charges for its role in a fatal gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno.
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PG&E, san bruno fire, jerry hill, jackie speier, peninsula news, alan wang
  • breast cancer screening
  • A prominent specialist in the Bay Area is hoping to change the way women are screened for breast cancer with a new clinical trial.
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cancer, women's health, UCSF, jackie speier, health, carolyn johnson
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center
  • San Mateo County students sent more than 3,000 valentines to veterans at the San Francisco VA Medical Center.
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valentine's day, veterans, jackie speier, san francisco news
  • Rep. Jackie Speier
  • Peninsula congresswoman Jackie Speier is gearing up for a new battle over the growing economic inequality hurting the middle class.
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congress, jackie speier, redwood city, san mateo county, peninsula news
  • Cow Palace
  • A gun show at the Cow Palace this weekend will be the first since Gov. Brown vetoed a bill that would've ended all gun shows there.
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cow palace, daly city, guns, violence, mark leno, jackie speier, jerry brown, los angeles, airport security, TSA, shooting, crime, peninsula news, vic lee
  • Now Hiring
  • A resurgence in hiring in the Bay Area has recruiters and applicants showing up in record numbers.
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san mateo, jobs, unemployment, jackie speier, peninsula news, david louie
  • Now Hiring
  • A resurgence in hiring in the Bay Area has recruiters and applicants showing up in record numbers.
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san mateo, jobs, unemployment, jackie speier, news
  • While the jobless rate has fallen into single digits in parts of the Bay Area, it's still in double digits in some places, like East Palo Alto.
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east palo alto, economy, jobs, unemployment, jackie speier, san mateo county, peninsula news, david louie
  • While the jobless rate has fallen into single digits in parts of the Bay Area, it's still in double digits in some places like East Palo Alto.
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east palo alto, economy, jobs, unemployment, jackie speier, san mateo county, news
  • U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier was given a chance to visit with the San Francisco Zoos new baby gorilla.
  • U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier helped kick off a naming contest for a baby gorilla during a visit to the San Francisco Zoo.
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san francisco zoo, animal, endangered species, jackie speier, san francisco news
  • Nancy Pelosi at SFO after visiting Asiana plane crash site
  • Thursday night Rep. Jackie Speier, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Mayor Ed Lee, and the SF fire chief visited the crash site.
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Asiana Airlines crash, san francisco international airport, nancy pelosi, jackie speier, ed lee, plane crash, news
  • Thousands attended the Premier Conference for Women in Business at the Moscone Center on Thursday.
  • Thousands attended the Premier Conference for Women in Business at the Moscone Center on Thursday.
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jackie speier, moscone center, business
  • PBWC conference
  • The excitement is building for the sold out PBWC conference taking place in San Francisco for business women.
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jackie speier, moscone center, san francisco news, lyanne melendez
  • PBWC conference
  • The excitement is building for the sold out PBWC conference taking place in San Francisco for business women.
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  • conference on gun violence prevention
  • Monday Rep. Speier held a conference on gun violence prevention for educators, law enforcement and others to work on solutions.
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guns, school shooting, redwood city, jackie speier, politics video
  • conference on gun violence prevention
  • Monday Rep. Speier held a conference on gun violence prevention for educators, law enforcement and others to work on solutions.
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guns, redwood city, school shooting, jackie speier, politics, mark matthews
  • Sign for the Crossroads of the West gun show
  • A Daly City gun show attracted thousands this weekend; but if lawmakers have their way, this could be the Bay Area's last ever.
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guns, cow palace, daly city, south san francisco, jackie speier, violence, children, connecticut school shooting, shooting, leland yee, mark leno, politics
  • Sign for the Crossroads of the West gun show
  • A Daly City gun show attracted thousands this weekend; but if lawmakers have their way, this could be the Bay Area's last ever.
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guns, cow palace, daly city, south san francisco, jackie speier, violence, children, connecticut school shooting, shooting, leland yee, mark leno, politics video
  • Handgun at a gun buyback in South San Francisco
  • A gun buyback in South San Francisco and a gun show in Daly City brought out both sides of the gun control debate Saturday.
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guns, cow palace, daly city, south san francisco, jackie speier, violence, children, connecticut school shooting, shooting, politics
  • Handgun at a gun buyback in South San Francisco
  • A gun buyback in South San Francisco and a gun show in Daly City brought out both sides of the gun control debate Saturday.
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guns, cow palace, daly city, south san francisco, jackie speier, violence, children, connecticut school shooting, shooting, politics video
  • Nancy Pelosi
  • While Gabby Giffords spoke on Capitol Hill, members of Congress met with city officials in the Bay Area about gun measures.
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guns, gabrielle giffords, nancy pelosi, NRA, jackie speier, politics video
  • Assault weapons turned in at gun buyback event in San Mateo
  • Hundreds of people waited in long lines to turn in their weapons during a gun buyback program Saturday in San Mateo.
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san mateo, guns, jackie speier, connecticut school shooting, shooting, peninsula news
  • Assault weapons turned in at gun buyback event in San Mateo
  • Hundreds of people waited in long lines to turn in their weapons during a gun buyback program Saturday in San Mateo.
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san mateo, guns, jackie speier, connecticut school shooting, shooting, news
  • Congresswoman Jackie Speier is introducing a bill to fight military sexual assaults and to help victims.
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jackie speier, military, san francisco news, cheryl jennings
  • Rep. Jackie Speier
  • San Mateo Democrat Jackie Speier met with Vice President Joe Biden to discuss possible gun laws.
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guns, joe biden, jackie speier, news
  • Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., served as auctioneer and decided to auction off the jewelry she was wearing for the cause. It raised $600. And when someone asked about her jacket, she auctioned that off as well for $700.
  • There was an unusual fundraising tactic Friday at the Community Service League luncheon in San Mateo.
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jackie speier, charities, san mateo county, peninsula news
  • Bay Area Congresswoman Jackie Speier introduced what she's calling her "Stop Harming our Kids" resolution Wednesday morning on Capitol Hill. It's aimed at protecting minors from sexual orientation therapy.
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jackie speier, children, lgbt, politics
  • Local, state, and congressional leaders are attending at the 34th annual memorial service for those killed in the Jonestown massacre.
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oakland, murder, shooting, guns, jean quan, jackie speier, east bay news
  • Several lawmakers are against PG&Es plan to increase rates in order to cover pipeline upgrade costs.
  • Rep. Speier is calling on the CPUC to reject PG&E's plan to increase rates in order to cover pipeline upgrade costs.
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PG&E, california public utilities commission, jackie speier, california news, heather ishimaru
  • Several lawmakers are against PG&Es plan to increase rates in order to cover pipeline upgrade costs.
  • Rep. Speier is calling on the CPUC to reject PG&E's plan to increase rates in order to cover pipeline upgrade costs.
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PG&E, california public utilities commission, jackie speier, news
  • Amazon website
  • The era of tax-free shopping online may finally be coming to an end and the issue continues to divide Silicon Valley.
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san jose, silicon valley, jackie speier, internet, shopping, taxes, business
  • Amazon website
  • The era of tax-free shopping online may finally be coming to an end and the issue continues to divide Silicon Valley.
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san jose, silicon valley, jackie speier, internet, shopping, taxes, business, david louie
  • Speier to attend military rape documentary debut in SF
  • Rep. Jackie Speier called on Congress to hold a hearing about the widespread sex abuse scandal at Lackland Air Force Base.
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crime, military, jackie speier, congress, movies, politics
  • Speier to attend military rape documentary debut in SF
  • San Mateo Congresswoman Jackie Speier is calling on Congress to investigate yet another sex scandal in the military. Her action comes at the same time a powerful documentary is debuting in San Francisco Friday about the epidemic of rape in the military
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  • Speier to attend military rape documentary debut in SF
  • San Mateo Congresswoman Jackie Speier is calling on Congress to investigate yet another sex scandal in the military. Her action comes at the same time a powerful documentary is debuting in San Francisco Friday about the epidemic of rape in the military
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crime, military, jackie speier, congress, movies, politics, cheryl jennings
  • A 93-year-old veteran is getting his benefits fixed after complaints of backlog at the VAs Oakland office.
  • A 93-year-old veteran is getting his benefits fixed after complaints of backlog at the VA's Oakland office.
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veterans, memorial day, jackie speier, barbara lee, military, san francisco news, vic lee
  • A 93-year-old veteran is getting his benefits fixed after complaints of backlog at the VAs Oakland office.
  • A 93-year-old veteran is getting his benefits fixed after complaints of backlog.
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veterans, memorial day, jackie speier, barbara lee, military, news
  • Congresswoman Jackie Speier chastised the U.S. military Wedneday for the way it handles rape cases in the military.
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crime, military, jackie speier, politics
  • Its illegal for businesses to swipe your drivers license and store the data, but there are plenty of exceptions to the rule.
  • Two Bay Area lawmakers want to limit a growing trend by retailers: swiping your driver's license.
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shopping, jackie speier, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Its illegal for businesses to swipe your drivers license and store the data, but there are plenty of exceptions to the rule.
  • Two Bay Area lawmakers want to limit a growing trend by retailers: swiping your driver's license.
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shopping, jackie speier, consumer news
  • Its known as the militarys dirty little secret -- sexual assault and rape affect one in three service members.
  • It's known as the military's dirty little secret -- sexual assault and rape affect one in three service members.
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crime, military, jackie speier, assignment 7, cheryl jennings
  • Its known as the militarys dirty little secret -- sexual assault and rape affect one in three service members.
  • It's known as the military's dirty little secret -- sexual assault and rape affect one in three service members.
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crime, military, jackie speier, news
  • FILE - Congresswoman Jackie Speier poses for a portrait on Nov. 14, 2008 in San Francisco, Calif.  (AP Photo/San Francisco Chronicle, Mike Kepka)
  • One in seven Americans use food stamps, and Congresswoman Speier wants to experience what it is like to live on food stamps.
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food, jackie speier, politics
  • NorthPoint Complex that exploded
  • Cupertino residents meet with PG&E to discuss a new project to replace plastic pipes after a condo was destroyed.
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cupertino, PG&E, jackie speier, explosion, fire, gas leak, south bay news
  • NorthPoint Complex that exploded
  • Cupertino residents meet with PG&E to discuss a new project to replace plastic pipes.
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cupertino, PG&E, gas leak, explosion, fire, jackie speier, news
  • Rep. Jackie Speier discusses pipeline safety as San Bruno anniversary approaches.
  • Rep. Jackie Speier discusses pipeline safety as San Bruno anniversary approaches.
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jackie speier, san bruno fire, news
  • Rep. Lynn Woolsey, D-Santa Rosa
  • The House of Representatives passed the debt ceiling bill, so ABC7 takes a look at how the Bay Area members voted.
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house of representatives, national debt, barbara lee, jerry mcnerney, jackie speier, politics, mark matthews