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The Forward
California Lawmakers Vote 60-0 for Softened Anti-BDS Bill(JTA) — The California State Assembly voted 60-0 on Tuesday to send an anti-BDS
California Lawmakers Vote 60-0 for Softened Anti-BDS Bill
The Forward / Posted an hour ago
(JTA) — The California State Assembly voted 60-0 on Tuesday to send an anti-BDS bill to the governor for approval, a week after the Senate passed it. The earlier version banned the state from making contracts worth over $100,000 with companies... Read more
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JTA
California State Legislature passes anti-BDS billThe California State Senate chamber (David Monniaux/ Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-S
California State Legislature passes anti-BDS bill
JTA / Posted 9 hours ago
The California State Senate chamber (David Monniaux/ Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 3.0) (JTA) — The California State Assembly voted 60-0 on Tuesday to send an anti-BDS bill to the governor for approval, a week after the Senate passed it. The earlier... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
California Assembly sends anti-BDS bill to governor | CaliforniaWhen the California State Assembly voted 60-0 on Aug. 30 to send Assembly Bill
California Assembly sends anti-BDS bill to governor | California
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 11 hours ago
When the California State Assembly voted 60-0 on Aug. 30 to send Assembly Bill 2844 to the governor, the pro-Israel groups that pushed for the legislation could claim at least a symbolic victory. The bill targets the Boycott, Divestments and... Read more
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New America Media
Fate of Farmworker Overtime Bill in Hands of the Assemblylocal Senators Andy Vidak (14th District) and Jean Fuller (16th District), vote
Fate of Farmworker Overtime Bill in Hands of the Assembly
New America Media / Posted yesterday
local Senators Andy Vidak (14th District) and Jean Fuller (16th District), voted against the bill. Now, it is up to the California State Assembly to decide on the future of the agricultural industry in California. On Thursday, Speaker Anthony... Read more
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Newsmax
State-Run Retirement Plans Made Easier Under New Obama Rulesthey were looking for some finality on this issue,” said Michael Kreps, a princ
State-Run Retirement Plans Made Easier Under New Obama Rules
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
they were looking for some finality on this issue,” said Michael Kreps, a principal at Groom Law Group in Washington. The California State Assembly passed a bill Thursday to establish a retirement savings program in the state for about 7 million... Read more
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Market Watch
California may soon offer state-run retirement plandon’t have access to a retirement-savings program at work could soon be able to
California may soon offer state-run retirement plan
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
don’t have access to a retirement-savings program at work could soon be able to join a state-run program. On Thursday, the California State Assembly approved a measure to allow public access to the program. The measure, which must be returned to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Meet the 94-old park ranger who works full-time and never wants to retireby Albert Kahn and constructed upon state-owned land. That means that, as a fi
Meet the 94-old park ranger who works full-time and never wants to retire
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
by Albert Kahn and constructed upon state-owned land. That means that, as a field representative for a member of the California State Assembly, there was a seat at the planning table because that important iconic building had been constructed... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Meet the 94-old park ranger who works full-time and never wants to retireby Albert Kahn and constructed upon state-owned land. That means that, as a fi
Meet the 94-old park ranger who works full-time and never wants to retire
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
by Albert Kahn and constructed upon state-owned land. That means that, as a field representative for a member of the California State Assembly, there was a seat at the planning table because that important iconic building had been constructed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Meet the 94-old park ranger who works full-time and never wants to retireby Albert Kahn and constructed upon state-owned land. That means that, as a fi
Meet the 94-old park ranger who works full-time and never wants to retire
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
by Albert Kahn and constructed upon state-owned land. That means that, as a field representative for a member of the California State Assembly, there was a seat at the planning table because that important iconic building had been constructed... Read more
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The Valley Chronicle
Bill to protect children sent to GovernorThe California State Assembly gave the final approval on legislation by Assembl
Bill to protect children sent to Governor
The Valley Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
The California State Assembly gave the final approval on legislation by Assemblymembers Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) and Jacqui Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks) to protect children from identity theft, by a 70-0 vote. AB 1580 will allow parents to freeze their... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Camarillo historical society names dons, doñasthat has received more than 40 citations from the City of Camarillo, the Camari
Camarillo historical society names dons, doñas
Ventura County Star / Posted 14 days ago
that has received more than 40 citations from the City of Camarillo, the Camarillo and Oxnard chambers of commerce and the California State Assembly and Senate. • Stella Ling, who has worked with several volunteer groups in Camarillo. "I feel like... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Solitary confinement is detrimental to prisonersmost prisoners acutely unprepared to reintegrate and contribute to society once
Solitary confinement is detrimental to prisoners
The Daily Californian / Posted 15 days ago
most prisoners acutely unprepared to reintegrate and contribute to society once their sentences conclude. Last week, the California State Assembly passed a bill on to the state Senate that would allow those held in solitary confinement to earn... Read more
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Rappler
1st in the US: California high school curriculum to include WWII in PHfarm labor in the state. In 2013 Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Assembly
1st in the US: California high school curriculum to include WWII in PH
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
farm labor in the state. In 2013 Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Assembly Bill 123, authored by first Philippine-born California state Assembly Member Rob Bonta, to require the state curriculum to include the contributions of Filipino... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Berkeley building law closer after Irish testimonysix students has come a step closer after a powerful committee gave them the go
Berkeley building law closer after Irish testimony
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
six students has come a step closer after a powerful committee gave them the go-ahead. Democratic Party members of the California State Assembly’s Appropriations Committee passed the bill unanimously, while the Republicans on the committee... Read more
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The Daily Californian
ASUC opposes campus's new non-payment policy at meetingthird resolution — sponsored by senator-elect Zaynab AbdulQadir — endorsed an e
ASUC opposes campus's new non-payment policy at meeting
The Daily Californian / Posted 18 days ago
third resolution — sponsored by senator-elect Zaynab AbdulQadir — endorsed an environmental equity bill introduced in the California State Assembly that would provide aid for low-income communities impacted by pollution from refineries such as the... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Bill in response to balcony collapse reaches California State Assembly floorin Berkeley last year requiring building contractors to report felony convictio
Bill in response to balcony collapse reaches California State Assembly floor
The Daily Californian / Posted 18 days ago
in Berkeley last year requiring building contractors to report felony convictions against them will advance Friday to the California State Assembly floor. The bill will also require state agencies to conduct research, which is to be presented in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Bill prompted by Berkeley balcony collapse passes committee stagecloser today - after passing a vital committee stage. Survivors of the Berkele
Bill prompted by Berkeley balcony collapse passes committee stage
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
closer today - after passing a vital committee stage. Survivors of the Berkeley balcony collapse have been lobbying the California State Assembly to publicise builders' safety records. Six students died and seven suffered catastrophic injuries... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trump: Filipinos are terrorists and animalsMorocco, Pakistan, Somalia, Syria, Uzbekistan, Yemen and the Philippines, and p
Trump: Filipinos are terrorists and animals
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
Morocco, Pakistan, Somalia, Syria, Uzbekistan, Yemen and the Philippines, and piped up, “We’re dealing with animals.” California State Assembly member Rob Bonta (D-Oakland), a second generation Filipino American issued the following statement... Read more
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The Daily Californian
California Assembly bill makes prisoners in isolation eligible for early releaseThe California State Assembly passed a state Senate bill Thursday that will all
California Assembly bill makes prisoners in isolation eligible for early release
The Daily Californian / Posted 23 days ago
The California State Assembly passed a state Senate bill Thursday that will allow prisoners in Security Housing Units, or SHUs, to be eligible for early release based on good behavior. The bill, SB 759, will also be applied to prisoners in... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Overtime for farm workers: Can we finally get it right?also undoes one part of the legacy of Jim Crow racism. And yet, that very oppor
Overtime for farm workers: Can we finally get it right?
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 26 days ago
also undoes one part of the legacy of Jim Crow racism. And yet, that very opportunity presents itself. At this moment the California State Assembly is considering a bill which will mandate overtime pay for agricultural workers. These are workers... Read more
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Wired News
The Electric Skateboard Company That Would Take Over the World(when the only available products were gas-powered and considered unsafe). Kris
The Electric Skateboard Company That Would Take Over the World
Wired News / Posted 26 days ago
(when the only available products were gas-powered and considered unsafe). Kristin Olsen, then Republican leader of the California State Assembly, introduced the bill after touring the offices of Intuitive Motion, whose ZBoard is one of... Read more
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The Daily Californian
State Assembly designates this August as Muslim Appreciation MonthThe California State Assembly passed a resolution Monday declaring August 2016
State Assembly designates this August as Muslim Appreciation Month
The Daily Californian / Posted 28 days ago
The California State Assembly passed a resolution Monday declaring August 2016 as Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month. The resolution — officially called HR 59 — marks the first time any state has set aside a month in recognition of the Islamic... Read more
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NBC News
California Recognizes August as Muslim Appreciation and Awareness MonthThe California State Assembly voted Monday to pass a resolution that officially
California Recognizes August as Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month
NBC News / Posted 28 days ago
The California State Assembly voted Monday to pass a resolution that officially recognizes August 2016 as Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month. The resolution comes at a time of increased anti-Muslim rhetoric, according to a recent civil rights... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Capitol resolution honoring Muslims sparks controversyA resolution honoring Muslim Americans passed the California State Assembly on
Capitol resolution honoring Muslims sparks controversy
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 29 days ago
A resolution honoring Muslim Americans passed the California State Assembly on Monday, but not without generating hateful comments to the author. "I put on my Facebook page that I was doing this resolution," said Assemblyman Bill Quirk, a Democrat... Read more
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Breitbart
California Bill Proclaims August ‘Muslim Appreciation Month’SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER The California State Assembly is to consider a bill
California Bill Proclaims August ‘Muslim Appreciation Month’
Breitbart / Posted 29 days ago
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER The California State Assembly is to consider a bill Monday declaring August “Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month,” in accordance with a resolution proposed by Assemblyman Bill Quirk (D-Hayward), and supported by the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
California To Proclaim August "Muslim Appreciation And Awareness Month"Submitted by Robert Spencer via JihadWatch.org, Does Quirk know or care about
California To Proclaim August "Muslim Appreciation And Awareness Month"
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
Submitted by Robert Spencer via JihadWatch.org, Does Quirk know or care about any of that? #‎CAIR?: California State Assembly to Proclaim August as ‘Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month’ (SACRAMENTO, CA, 7/29/16) – On Monday, August 1, the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chandra Levy's mother 'in shock' as case against 'murderer' collapsesof Representatives in 2012, and his daughter Cadee is married to Adam Gray, a f
Chandra Levy's mother 'in shock' as case against 'murderer' collapses
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
of Representatives in 2012, and his daughter Cadee is married to Adam Gray, a former aide for Condit who now serves in the California State Assembly. And while the defense may think the six-term lawmaker is a possible suspect in the case,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man convicted in Chandra Levy's death won't be retriedof Representatives in 2012, and his daughter Cadee is married to Adam Gray, a f
Man convicted in Chandra Levy's death won't be retried
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
of Representatives in 2012, and his daughter Cadee is married to Adam Gray, a former aide for Condit who now serves in the California State Assembly. And while the defense may think the six-term lawmaker is a possible suspect in the case,... Read more
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