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  • Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles). Photo Credit: senate.ca.gov

    100% Renewable Energy Measure Passes Critical Hurdle in Assembly

    SB 100 Now Heads to the Assembly Natural Resources Committee on SACRAMENTO – The Assembly Committee on Utilities and Energy on Wednesday July 12, 2017, approved Senate Bill 100, by Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles), which  will set California on a path to 100 percent...
  • Nevada Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto became the first Latina to be sworn in as a member of the U.S. Senate on Tuesday. Photo Credit: C. Cortez Masto

    Nation’s First Latina U.S. Senator Sworn In

    Suzanne Potter Public News Service CARSON CITY, Nev. – The country’s first Latina U.S. Senator, Catherine Cortez Masto, was sworn into office on Tuesday representing the Silver State, a point of pride for Hispanic leaders in Nevada. The Democrat is the first female Hispanic senator ever, and one of...