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'Religious Liberty' Stealth Attacks in Congress and California
Veteran LGBT news reporter
Today, after much work on the ground and through the state legislature, California stands as a shining beacon for LGBT equality -- but the religious right has not given up its crusade.
PLASTIC: The Official Bag of California?
Lawyer, Ocean Advocate, Free Morgan Foundation Board of Directors
Politicizing the environment makes for bad government and pandering to a special interest constituency is no justification for trading the benefit and betterment of our environment for the privilege and profit of a select few.
New Alliances in California Senate Put California Plastic Bag Ban Back on Track
Lisa Kaas Boyle
Attorney, Consultant, Writer
Judging from the speeches made by California Senators Alex Padilla, Kevin de Leon, and Ricardo Lara at a press conference in Vernon on Friday, January 24th, statewide plastic bag legislation may well be "in the bag."
The Time Is Now... The Choice Is Garcetti
Former Speaker of the California State Assembly
Since coming in first place in the primary election with 33 percent of the vote, the Garcetti coalition continues to grow. It's growing because people are responding to Garcetti's leadership. I'm proud to join this coalition and endorse Garcetti because he is a leader who does things right.
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