The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee says the matter has been referred to the Justice Department. She says the CIA's inspector general made the referral.
In lengthy remarks on the Senate floor, Feinstein said the search in January raised grave concerns that constitutional rights were violated.
Feinstein said the CIA searched the network this past January.
At issue is whether the CIA violated an agreement made with the committee about monitoring the panel's use of CIA computers. The CIA provided the computers to congressional staffers in a secure room at its headquarters so that the committee could review millions of pages of top secret documents.
The new session of Congress will bring few new California faces to Washington.
Thousands of California National Guard soldiers could benefit from a deal reached in Congress this week to forgive the repayment of improper reenlistment bonuses. A former state guardsman says, however, there are still unknowns in the deal.
Democratic incumbent Ami Bera is being challenged for the 7th Congressional seat by Sacramento Sheriff Scott Jones, who is a Republican. Both men have faced controversy during their campaigns.
(AP) - The father of a California congressman has been sentenced to a year in prison for illegally funneling nearly $270,000 in campaign contributions to his son's campaigns.
Legislation has been introduced to take the profit out of lawsuits for violations of the ADA or Americans with Disability Act.