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California Senate
Immigration, Trump

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

From Setback To Comeback For New California Senate Leader

By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Kevin de Leon thought his political career might be over. After losing a bitter contest for the California Assembly speakership to John Perez in 2009, de Leon was stripped of his coveted Appropriations Committee chairmanship and moved to one of the dreariest offices in the Capitol. […]

June 19, 2014