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Want to Start School Later? You May Want to Move to California
Terra Ziporyn, PhD
Executive Director and Co-Founder, Start School Later, Inc.; m...
Start School Later has nearly 90 chapters across the U.S.A., including a statewide California chapter led by Irena Keller
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Congressman Xavier Becerra Tapped To Replace Kamala Harris As California Attorney General
Becerra has represented Los Angeles in Congress since 1993.
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Jerry Brown Vetoes Bill Meant To Guarantee Paid Parental Leave For More Workers
The bill would have let more parents bond with new children without fear of losing their jobs.
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California Closes Loophole That Allowed Brock Turner's Light Sentence
The law was inspired by the sexual assault case at Stanford University.
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Jerry Brown Vetoes Bills To Eliminate Sales Tax On Tampons, Diapers
Both bills had broad support in the state legislature.
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California Takes An Unprecedented Stand Against Climate Change
The state is extending its ambitious goals for slashing greenhouse gas emissions.
Why Jerry Brown Should Veto AB 2844 In California
Huffington Post Political Contributor
Taken at face value, this new law would be utterly redundant - except for the fact that it would open the door for a witch hunt, involving the creation of an unprecedented thought crime.
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California Doubles Down On Green Economy, But Kicks Cap-And-Trade Down The Road
By Dean Kuipers, Capital & Main
A recently passed bill sets ambitious new targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Over Half A Million People Arrested In California For Marijuana In The Last Decade
Neal A. Rodriguez
I'm a fit technologist who does it all for my family and country.
It is argued that legalization will reduce the amount of arrests for marijuana-related charges. That means less people will miss work, lose a job, have an arrest on their record, or restrict their chances of leading a productive life due to a victimless act that shouldn't be considered a crime.
California's Early Childhood Education System: Promises Kept
Millennial Civic Leader
Most of the things for which an elected official has direct responsibility are much too boring for the average voter to consider. One area that is, has, and will continue to be of great concern to Californians is the interests of children.
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Is Bernie Sanders on the Verge of a Big Upset in the California Primary?
Sanders asked the rally how many people had gone to a Democratic Party meeting before, claiming he'd "never asked this question
On the California Primary, Tectonic Plates & a Mother's Day Message for Hillary Clinton
Marketing & media maven; change agent; yogini; single mom
Like it or not (personally, not so much), Donald J. Trump is the presumptive Republican Party Presidential nominee. May should
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Congressional Candidate Urged To Take Leave Of Absence Over Domestic Violence Allegations
California Assembly Member Roger Hernandez is challenging fellow Democrat Grace Napolitano for her congressional seat.
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'I'm Tired Of Being Taxed For Being A Woman'
The fight against the tampon tax is heating up in California.
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California Gives Terminally Ill Residents The Right To Die On Their Own Terms
It's an option for patients with no more than six months to live.
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California Getting Closer To Having Lawmakers Wear Donors’ Logos
Robert Baldwin III
This ballot initiative wants to make lawmakers more transparent.
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