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  • Civil Rights Groups Blast Trump’s State of the Union

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Civil rights leaders say President Donald Trump’s State of the Union claim of massive gains under his leadership fell flat in light of the policies he pursued during his first year in office. The president Tuesday night bragged about appointing conservative...
  • Groups Sue to Keep Methane Waste Rule

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Two new lawsuits have been filed in federal court to stop the Trump administration from deep-sixing rules meant to reduce pollution, fight climate change and preserve public resources. A dozen conservation groups and the state attorneys general of California and New Mexico filed suit on...
  • CA Groups Criticize DACA Decision; Push Passage of Dream Act

    Suzanne Potter California News Service LOS ANGELES – California is home to one in four Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients in the country – or about 228,000 people – so President Donald Trump’s decision to end the program has provoked a storm of criticism from a wide...