Protesters calling for livable wages and unionization at fast-food restaurants blocked a McDonald’s drive-thru in San Jose Thursday afternoon to demand fair treatment for low-wage workers.
Immigrant rights activists joined Rep. Zoe Lofgren and San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo Wednesday afternoon to denounce President Donald Trump’s pair of executive orders to construct a border wall with Mexico and to deport undocumented immigrants.
Several members of the Bay Area’s Democratic Congressional delegation will be joining more than 50 of their colleagues in avoiding Friday’s inauguration of Donald Trump.
The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority was awarded nearly $2.5 million to purchase a new fleet of zero-emissions buses.
Mineta San Jose International Airport has been awarded nearly $1.5 million in federal funding to investigate ways to ensure safety on the airport’s runways.