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The News & Observer
NC lawmakers want a commission to study challenges facing black malescriminal justice system. “As we see all too often, the deck is stacked against
NC lawmakers want a commission to study challenges facing black males
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
criminal justice system. “As we see all too often, the deck is stacked against African-American men and boys,” said Rep. Barbara Lee, D-California, who hopes to add her name as a co-sponsor. “These systemic barriers to opportunity are painfully... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pop icon Cher joins Hillary Clinton at Cape Cod fundraiserBonnie and Merle Berger, Lynn Forester de Rothschild, Jill and Ken Iscol, Rosab
Pop icon Cher joins Hillary Clinton at Cape Cod fundraiser
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Bonnie and Merle Berger, Lynn Forester de Rothschild, Jill and Ken Iscol, Rosabeth Moss Kanter, Nancy and Chuck Parrish, Barbara Lee, Linda Whitlock, and Marc Cumsky. Earlier on Saturday, Clinton attended a private, two-hour fundraiser at the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hillary Clinton travels to Martha's Vineyard for fundraising eventsBonnie and Merle Berger, Lynn Forester de Rothschild, Jill and Ken Iscol, Rosab
Hillary Clinton travels to Martha's Vineyard for fundraising events
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Bonnie and Merle Berger, Lynn Forester de Rothschild, Jill and Ken Iscol, Rosabeth Moss Kanter, Nancy and Chuck Parrish, Barbara Lee, Linda Whitlock, and Marc Cumsky. Earlier on Saturday, Clinton attended a private, two-hour fundraiser at the... Read more
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Boston Globe
At the ICA, a selection from the collectioncollections — which skew heavily toward men. The immediate explanation is that
At the ICA, a selection from the collection
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
collections — which skew heavily toward men. The immediate explanation is that the ICA’s most important donor, Barbara Lee, collects work almost exclusively by women. Lee has supplied the ICA with about a third of the works in its... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
August 18, 201612945. Jeremy Schiewe to Robert Poteet, L18, B13 of Midwestern Farm Subdivisio
August 18, 2016
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 6 days ago
12945. Jeremy Schiewe to Robert Poteet, L18, B13 of Midwestern Farm Subdivision, Section 6, No Amount Stated, Doc. 12947. Barbara Lee Standley to Gary Broyles, L32, B62 of Faith Village Unit II, No Amount Stated, Doc. 12950. Richard Durling to... Read more
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Salon.com
How 9/11 chilled musicians: “They were trying to push back against the new status quo. … Some of them got smacked back”11th. They raise questions about what became this immediate spin into the war.
How 9/11 chilled musicians: “They were trying to push back against the new status quo. … Some of them got smacked back”
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
11th. They raise questions about what became this immediate spin into the war. I’m always reminded of Congresswoman Barbara Lee out in California who was the only member of Congress who voted against the war immediately after 9/11. And it... Read more
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The Mercury News
Will Obama exonerate the Port Chicago 50?World War II following the deadly explosion at the Port Chicago naval munitions
Will Obama exonerate the Port Chicago 50?
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
World War II following the deadly explosion at the Port Chicago naval munitions base. Last year, Reps. Mark DeSaulnier, Barbara Lee and Mike Honda, and Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer urged Obama to clear the sailors whose trial and... Read more
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Newsweek
Inside Hillary Clinton's old girls' networkin common with those mega-donors: They are single-issue donors. Their goal is t
Inside Hillary Clinton's old girls' network
Newsweek / Posted 8 days ago
in common with those mega-donors: They are single-issue donors. Their goal is to elect more women. Boston philanthropist Barbara Lee has donated $1.1 million to Clinton’s 2016 campaign, making her its third most generous female donor. Back when... Read more
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Boston Herald
ICA show celebrates ‘Decade of Collecting’Cave, Paul Chan and Marlene Dumas. Organ­ized by the ICA’s cura­torial departme
ICA show celebrates ‘Decade of Collecting’
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Cave, Paul Chan and Marlene Dumas. Organ­ized by the ICA’s cura­torial department, under the leadership of Eva Respini, the Barbara Lee Chief Curator, the collection will be on view from Aug. 17 to Jan. 16. The exhibit, said Respini, a former... Read more
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Salon.com
Obama’s flimsy war justification: The president has relied on a 15-old law for launching attacksAccording to a May 2016 memo from the Congressional Research Service (CRS), whi
Obama’s flimsy war justification: The president has relied on a 15-old law for launching attacks
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
According to a May 2016 memo from the Congressional Research Service (CRS), which was requested by the office of Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) and emailed to AlterNet, Obama’s reference to the 2001 AUMF is on par with his predecessor Bush. The... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Barbara Lee Hill, 80, of Boyd, died Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, in Decatur. Funeral was Aug. 5 at Ch
Barbara Lee Hill
Wise County Messenger / Posted 16 days ago
, 80, of Boyd, died Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, in Decatur. Funeral was Aug. 5 at Christian-Hawkins Funeral Home in Boyd with the Rev. Mark Autry officiating. Barbara was born July 1, 1936, in Chattanooga, Okla., to Joseph Oliver and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Calendar for the Aug. 5 Milpitas PostMilpitas Chamber of Commerce, city leaders and the business community for break
Calendar for the Aug. 5 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
Milpitas Chamber of Commerce, city leaders and the business community for breakfast on Tuesday, Aug. 9 at the Barbara Lee Senior Center auditorium, 40 N. Milpitas Blvd., 7:30-9 a.m. The keynote speaker will be Congressman Mike Honda,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Anderson Ranch annual Art Auction and Community Picnic is Saturdayfull of live music, children’s art activities, a picnic lunch and more as part
Anderson Ranch annual Art Auction and Community Picnic is Saturday
The Aspen Times / Posted 19 days ago
full of live music, children’s art activities, a picnic lunch and more as part of the art-infused experience. Curated by Barbara Lee, the live-auction portion of the event features works by James Casebeer, Wendell Castle, David Ellsworth, Charles... Read more
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FOX News
Battle of the Billionaires: Clinton’s uber-rich backers pour money into Trump fightSandberg; Jon and Pat Stryker, heirs to a self-named family medical device comp
Battle of the Billionaires: Clinton’s uber-rich backers pour money into Trump fight
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
Sandberg; Jon and Pat Stryker, heirs to a self-named family medical device company; scientist David E. Shaw; philanthropist Barbara Lee; financiers John Doerr, Bernard Schwartz, Roger Altman, Henry Laufer and Herb Sandler; and LinkedIn co-founder... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Fire at abandoned Fort Worth church spurs memoriesTuesday many turned to Facebook to share their memories. Arlington resident He
Fire at abandoned Fort Worth church spurs memories
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 20 days ago
Tuesday many turned to Facebook to share their memories. Arlington resident Heather Lee recalled how her parents Dwane and Barbara Lee were married in the church in 1972. She shared images of them on their wedding day as they walked up the steps... Read more
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The Hill
Pentagon expands ISIS airstrikes to support Libyan forcesto become more engaged in the Middle East, despite the lack of a Congressional
Pentagon expands ISIS airstrikes to support Libyan forces
The Hill / Posted 22 days ago
to become more engaged in the Middle East, despite the lack of a Congressional debate or specific authorization," said Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.). "We must stop relying on an outdated and overly broad authorization that was passed nearly 15 years... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
“Will the Democratic Party Ever be the Same After the 2016 Convention?”. Categorythat they claim haven’t been counted yet. At the same breakfast event San Franc
“Will the Democratic Party Ever be the Same After the 2016 Convention?”. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 23 days ago
that they claim haven’t been counted yet. At the same breakfast event San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and Berkeley Congresswoman Barbara Lee were also met with deafening chants of “Bernie, Bernie” when they endorsed Hillary Clinton during their... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Change gonna come, oh yes it will. Categoryhave been women. But some of the very best have been among the very few women w
Change gonna come, oh yes it will. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 25 days ago
have been women. But some of the very best have been among the very few women who have had their chance at public office. Barbara Lee, for example, who is always leading the way in Congress, is one of them. In 1972 both Barbara and I were part of... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Vicar nominated for bringing the people of Whitley togetherPutting Rev Orr, 65, forward as Community Champion, Barbara Lee, from Basingsto
Vicar nominated for bringing the people of Whitley together
Reading Evening Post / Posted 25 days ago
Putting Rev Orr, 65, forward as Community Champion, Barbara Lee, from Basingstoke Road, said: “Vernon goes way beyond his pastoral work. "He is always available, and has had a massive impact on the local community. Many families have benefited from... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
BART Receives $6 Million Grant for 19th Street StationOfficials from the office of Congresswoman Barbara Lee announced that Bay Area
BART Receives $6 Million Grant for 19th Street Station
NBC Bay Area / Posted 25 days ago
Officials from the office of Congresswoman Barbara Lee announced that Bay Area Rapid Transit received a large grant Wednesday from the Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration. A total of $6,321,668 was granted to BART to use... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Friday, July 29, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Postcard from the Democratic National Conventionout as one of the rowdiest. At a breakfast event on Monday, July 25, the group
Postcard from the Democratic National Convention
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
out as one of the rowdiest. At a breakfast event on Monday, July 25, the group disrupted speeches by Reps. Mike Honda, Barbara Lee and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi. The thrust of their protest was they weren't ready to embrace Clinton as... Read more
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Manning River Times
Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
Friday, July 29, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
Friday, July 29, 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
Friday, July 29, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
Friday, July 29, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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The Young Witness
THE DAILY BUZZ | Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
THE DAILY BUZZ | Friday, July 29, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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The Young Witness
THE DAILY BUZZ | Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
THE DAILY BUZZ | Friday, July 29, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
Friday, July 29, 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
Friday, July 29, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
Friday, July 29, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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The Courier
Friday, July 29, 2016left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyke
Friday, July 29, 2016
The Courier / Posted 26 days ago
left them $400,000 in her will. Read more The judge: Federal MP Luke Hartsuyker with the judging assistant and CWA member Barbara Lee. ► Thirty-three teenagers and young boys incarcerated in Darwin's now notorious Don Dale Detention Centre are to... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Will the Sandernistas stay with Clinton and the Democrats?. Categoryof the convention theater. “Delegates are fans and they came here to be enterta
Will the Sandernistas stay with Clinton and the Democrats?. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 26 days ago
of the convention theater. “Delegates are fans and they came here to be entertained, not to make change.” Congresswoman Barbara Lee, who represents Berkeley and Oakland and was a member of the convention’s platform committee, got the last word.... Read more
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FOX News
After Dem convention, party may need 'bridge over troubled water'Marin County Democrat made a keen observation about the rabble-rousers. “Some
After Dem convention, party may need 'bridge over troubled water'
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
Marin County Democrat made a keen observation about the rabble-rousers. “Some of these folks were booing (Rep.) Barbara Lee, D-Calif., at the California (delegation) breakfast this morning,” said Huffman. “I mean, she’s to the left of... Read more
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FOX News
After Dem convention, party may need 'bridge over troubled water'Marin County Democrat made a keen observation about the rabble-rousers. “Some
After Dem convention, party may need 'bridge over troubled water'
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
Marin County Democrat made a keen observation about the rabble-rousers. “Some of these folks were booing (Rep.) Barbara Lee, D-Calif., at the California (delegation) breakfast this morning,” said Huffman. “I mean, she’s to the left of... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Postcard from the Democratic National Conventionout as one of the rowdiest. At a breakfast event on Monday, July 25, the group
Postcard from the Democratic National Convention
Mountain View Voice / Posted 27 days ago
out as one of the rowdiest. At a breakfast event on Monday, July 25, the group disrupted speeches by Reps. Mike Honda, Barbara Lee and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi. The thrust of their protest was they weren't ready to embrace Clinton as... Read more
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The Mercury News
With California leading the way, Sanders delegates start quieting downthe booing early Tuesday before they were invited to a private meeting at a dow
With California leading the way, Sanders delegates start quieting down
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
the booing early Tuesday before they were invited to a private meeting at a downtown Philadelphia restaurant by U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Oakland. White said he was surprised to find he was part of a group of no more than 50 or so who were greeted... Read more
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The Mercury News
With California leading the way, Sanders delegates start quieting downthe booing early Tuesday before they were invited to a private meeting at a dow
With California leading the way, Sanders delegates start quieting down
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
the booing early Tuesday before they were invited to a private meeting at a downtown Philadelphia restaurant by U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Oakland. White said he was surprised to find he was part of a group of no more than 50 or so who were greeted... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Dems of All Stripes Feel the ‘Bern’ Inside Philly Big DNC Tent . Categoryup the name of Hillary Clinton, Sanders delegates rose to their feet and broke
Dems of All Stripes Feel the ‘Bern’ Inside Philly Big DNC Tent . Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 28 days ago
up the name of Hillary Clinton, Sanders delegates rose to their feet and broke into chants of “Bernie, Bernie.” Even Rep. Barbara Lee of Berkeley, arguably the most liberal member of congress, was not immune, and when she asked delegates to join... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sanders’ backers disrupt, as do Russian hackers, perhapsAlex Padilla, one of the more soft-spoken politicians you’ll ever meet, as he t
Sanders’ backers disrupt, as do Russian hackers, perhaps
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
Alex Padilla, one of the more soft-spoken politicians you’ll ever meet, as he talked about the importance of voting. Rep. Barbara Lee, an Oakland Democrat and one of the most liberal elected officials in the country, uttered something about... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Democratic Convention speakers try to tame Sanders supportersmost of the first day of the Democratic National Convention: “Booooooo!” Start
Democratic Convention speakers try to tame Sanders supporters
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
most of the first day of the Democratic National Convention: “Booooooo!” Starting at 8:45 a.m. Monday, when Oakland Rep. Barbara Lee was jeered at the typically sleepy California delegation breakfast for mentioning Hillary Clinton’s name and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bernie Supporters Boo, Jeer After Call To Vote For Clinton-Kainenewly announced running mate, Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.), was mentioned. Progressiv
Bernie Supporters Boo, Jeer After Call To Vote For Clinton-Kaine
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
newly announced running mate, Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.), was mentioned. Progressive favorites like U.S. Reps. Mike Honda and Barbara Lee, both from California, were at times drowned out by chants of “Bernie!” or jeers when they advocated for party... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California Bernie Sanders supporters boo mention of Clintondelegation met, they rained boos on every politician who uttered Clinton’s name
California Bernie Sanders supporters boo mention of Clinton
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
delegation met, they rained boos on every politician who uttered Clinton’s name — even fellow progressives like Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Oakland, and state Controller Betty Yee. But they directed their loudest boos at Padilla, who many Sanders... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
California Bernie Sanders supporters boo mention of Clintondelegation met, they rained boos on every politician who uttered Clinton’s name
California Bernie Sanders supporters boo mention of Clinton
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
delegation met, they rained boos on every politician who uttered Clinton’s name — even fellow progressives like Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Oakland, and state Controller Betty Yee. But they directed their loudest boos at Padilla, who many Sanders... Read more
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The Mercury News
On eve of Hillary Clinton's nomination, a historic moment is overshadowedof local members of Congress -- five of nine -- are women: Pelosi and Reps. Jac
On eve of Hillary Clinton's nomination, a historic moment is overshadowed
The Mercury News / Posted a month ago
of local members of Congress -- five of nine -- are women: Pelosi and Reps. Jackie Speier, Anna Eshoo, Zoe Lofgren and Barbara Lee. But while the Bay Area is a welcoming place for female politicians, in Silicon Valley's tech industry just 11... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
ECLETIC RANT: The Republican Convention and beyond. CategoryBy voting for Clinton, I am really voting for the democratic platform, which is
ECLETIC RANT: The Republican Convention and beyond. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 1 months ago
By voting for Clinton, I am really voting for the democratic platform, which is not perfect, but is, as Representative Barbara Lee (D-CA13) put it, "the most progressive Democratic Party platform in history,” unlike the republican one that... Read more

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