Biden pledges new era of “relentless diplomacy” in first United Nations address

President Biden called on world leaders to work together on a range of global issues during his debut address to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. Mr. Biden said the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan marked the end of “a…

California Governor Gavin Newsom defeats recall attempt

California Governor Gavin Newsom defeats recall attempt

California Governor Gavin Newsom on Tuesday defeated an attempt to oust him from office, overcoming Republican criticism of COVID-19 restrictions that shuttered schools and businesses. CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe joins CBSN Sacramento with his…

A look at early exit poll data in California recall election

A look at early exit poll data in California recall election

The issues most important to California voters in the recall election seem to vary between those who voted “yes” and those who voted “no,” according to preliminary exit poll data. CBS News elections and surveys director Anthony Salvanto joins CBSN’s…

Local Matters: How the California recall is impacting state politics

Local Matters: How the California recall is impacting state politics

The special election to recall California Governor Gavin Newsom may have bigger implications on the future of the state’s politics. He still faces the general gubernatorial election in November 2022. Dustin Gardiner, state politics reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle,…

Analyzing California's governor recall election

Analyzing California’s governor recall election

California voters headed to the polls on Tuesday to decide if Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom should remain in office. CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett, Washington reporter Dave Weigel and Orange County Register reporter Brooke Staggs join CBSN’s “Red…

Understanding the constitutionality of California's recall vote

Understanding the constitutionality of California’s recall vote

The recall vote has often been a matter of debate in this country. CBS News legal contributor Jessica Levinson joins CBSN’s “Red & Blue” host Elaine Quijano and CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe about why…

California voters most concerned about COVID pandemic, first exit polls show

California voters most concerned about COVID pandemic, first exit polls show

The coronavirus pandemic is the most important issue for voters in California’s recall election, early polling data shows. Other top matters of voters’ minds include homelessness, the economy and wildfires. CBS News elections and surveys director Anthony Salvanto joins CBSN’s…

Biden blames COVID for disappointing jobs report, names Afghan refugee resettlement czar

Biden blames COVID for disappointing jobs report, names Afghan refugee resettlement czar

President Biden is blaming the rapid spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant for the disappointing jobs numbers in August. The release of the jobs report comes as the president taps former Delaware governor Jack Markell as his administration’s new Afghan…

Biden says he won't continue America's "forever war," defends decision for U.S. to leave Afghanis…

Biden says he won’t continue America’s “forever war,” defends decision for U.S. to leave Afghanis…

President Biden defended his decision to withdraw American forces from Afghanistan on Tuesday, saying he wouldn’t continue America’s “forever war.” CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano to discuss the president’s address to…