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Pasadena Star-News
Board to consider taxing millionaires to fight homelessness in LA Countywant a potential ballot measure that could tax wealthy income earners to help c
Board to consider taxing millionaires to fight homelessness in LA County
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 9 hours ago
want a potential ballot measure that could tax wealthy income earners to help combat the problem. Supervisors Mark Ridley-Thomas and Sheila Kuehl said they will ask the Board of Supervisors Tuesday to pursue a change in state law so that... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
LA County ends solitary confinement for juvenilesof an eye,” Remington said, highlighting the challenges posed by the new proced
LA County ends solitary confinement for juveniles
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
of an eye,” Remington said, highlighting the challenges posed by the new procedures. “Change is hard,” Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas responded. One probation officer said that violent gang rivalries among juvenile offenders posed deadly... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Why a state senator wants to add 2 members to the LA County Metro transportation boardline from downtown Los Angeles to Norwalk by 20 years to a completion date in 2
Why a state senator wants to add 2 members to the LA County Metro transportation board
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
line from downtown Los Angeles to Norwalk by 20 years to a completion date in 2047. Letters sent to Metro Chairman Mark Ridley-Thomas on April 15, one signed by Mendoza and Rendon, the other by Mendoza, De Leon and Sen. Ricardo Lara, D-Bell... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Backers of bill to expand Metro board seek support from southeast citiesline from downtown Los Angeles to Norwalk by 20 years to a completion date in 2
Backers of bill to expand Metro board seek support from southeast cities
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
line from downtown Los Angeles to Norwalk by 20 years to a completion date in 2047. Letters sent to Metro Chairman Mark Ridley-Thomas on April 15, one signed by Mendoza and Rendon, the other by Mendoza, De Leon and Sen. Ricardo Lara, D-Bell... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Backers of bill adding two members to Metro board look for support from southeast L.A. county citiesline from downtown Los Angeles to Norwalk by 20 years to a completion date in 2
Backers of bill adding two members to Metro board look for support from southeast L.A. county cities
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
line from downtown Los Angeles to Norwalk by 20 years to a completion date in 2047. Letters sent to Metro Chairman Mark Ridley-Thomas on April 15, one signed by Mendoza and Rendon, the other by Mendoza, De Leon and Sen. Ricardo Lara, D-Bell... Read more
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Orange County Register
Sobering backlog: 400 bodies await testing at L.A. County morgue, grand jury says“did not contain the required justification and supporting documentation,” said
Sobering backlog: 400 bodies await testing at L.A. County morgue, grand jury says
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
“did not contain the required justification and supporting documentation,” said Al Naipo, spokesman for Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas. He added that the county has approved bonuses and special salaries to deal with the shortages. But... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
400 bodies await testing at backlogged LA County morgue, grand jury says“did not contain the required justification and supporting documentation,” said
400 bodies await testing at backlogged LA County morgue, grand jury says
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
“did not contain the required justification and supporting documentation,” said Al Naipo, spokesman for Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas. He added that the county has approved bonuses and special salaries to deal with the shortages. But... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California Assembly spends millions to clean up Exide plantinsidious form of environmental racism we have seen in Los Angeles County in th
California Assembly spends millions to clean up Exide plant
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
insidious form of environmental racism we have seen in Los Angeles County in the last 100 years,” Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, calling the situation “a civil rights, a human rights and an environmental... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Leo Baeck Temple fosters passionate support for transit improvements in Sepulveda Pass | Los Angeleswith members of Mayor Eric Garcetti’s staff, as well as transit aides for L.A.
Leo Baeck Temple fosters passionate support for transit improvements in Sepulveda Pass | Los Angeles
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 21 days ago
with members of Mayor Eric Garcetti’s staff, as well as transit aides for L.A. County Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and Mark Ridley-Thomas. It also won support from prominent county institutions such as UCLA, Los Angeles International Airport, the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Judge Rules Christian Cross on L.A. County Seal UnconstitutionalLos Angeles County seal," supervisor Don Knabe, who voted to reinstate the cros
Judge Rules Christian Cross on L.A. County Seal Unconstitutional
The Christian Post / Posted 27 days ago
Los Angeles County seal," supervisor Don Knabe, who voted to reinstate the cross, along with Michael D. Antonovich and Mark Ridley-Thomas, said in a statement to the Times. "The court failed to see that the Board corrected the inaccurate depiction... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Federal judge rules small cross on L.A. County seal is unconstitutional | Los Angelesboth Republicans, argued at the time that having a cross on the seal is histori
Federal judge rules small cross on L.A. County seal is unconstitutional | Los Angeles
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 28 days ago
both Republicans, argued at the time that having a cross on the seal is historically accurate. They were joind by Mark Ridley-Thomas, a Democrat, and opposed by Zev Yaroslavsky and Gloria Molina, both Democrats. This is just the latest... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Cumberland Farms updates Westford siteAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
Cumberland Farms updates Westford site
Lowell Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly on Thursday, in Sacramento. California state lawmakers approved a proposal to gradually... Read more
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The News & Observer
California, New York poised to raise minimum wage to $15leading $15 an hour by 2022, passed by a 48-26 vote and sent to the Senate. Ric
California, New York poised to raise minimum wage to $15
The News & Observer / Posted 1 months ago
leading $15 an hour by 2022, passed by a 48-26 vote and sent to the Senate. Rich PedroncelliAP Photo Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
California's $15 minimum wage plan: What we knowAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California's $15 minimum wage plan: What we know
Stamford Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cali raises minimum wage to $15 p/h - but skeptics warn of job losseson Thursday. It will be signed Monday and will come into effect starting Januar
Cali raises minimum wage to $15 p/h - but skeptics warn of job losses
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
on Thursday. It will be signed Monday and will come into effect starting January 1, 2016 Support: Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles (center) is greeted by supporters of the bill. It was passed 48-26 by the Assembly and 26-12 in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
California's $15 minimum wage plan: What we knowAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California's $15 minimum wage plan: What we know
Connecticut Post / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
California's $15 minimum wage plan: What we knowAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California's $15 minimum wage plan: What we know
Greenwich Time / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wageAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wage
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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The News-Times
California's $15 minimum wage plan: What we knowAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California's $15 minimum wage plan: What we know
The News-Times / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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Naples Daily News
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wageAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wage
Naples Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wageAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wage
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wageAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wage
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wageAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California lawmakers OK highest statewide minimum wage
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
California Assembly OKs highest minimum wage in nationAssemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by suppo
California Assembly OKs highest minimum wage in nation
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 1 months ago
Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, D-Los Angeles, center, is greeted by supporters of a measure to raise the state's minimum wage as he walks to the Assembly Thursday, March 31, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. California state lawmakers are expected to... Read more
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