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Latino Lawmakers Move To Reverse Decades Of Anti-Immigrant Legislation

By Melanie Mason and Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Two decades after California voters took a hard line on illegal immigration, affirmative action, and bilingual education, an ascendant class of Latino lawmakers is seeking to rewrite the books and discard the polarizing laws. Flexing its growing clout in Sacramento, this generation of […]

June 23, 2014

Walker, Wisconsin GOP Rush to Pass Bills While They Can

The Republican State Senators in Wisconsin who listened to Governor Scott Walker and stripped most public employees of their bargaining rights earlier this year are desperately trying to pass more right-wing legislation before next month’s recall elections. The successful petition for elections in 9 districts–mainly the result of a re-energized labor movement and sinking Republican […]

June 8, 2011