Politics

  • The politics of violence: Will Sacramento shootings influence attorney general’s race?

    A suspect in connection with the shooting deaths of six people in downtown Sacramento was released from prison less than halfway through his 10-year sentence because of credits earned behind bars, handing Assembly Republicans an opportunity to decry the state’s recent wave of criminal justice reforms. “The violence we...
  • RESOURCES ARE NEEDED TO ATTAIN DOMINANCE OVER THOSE SELF-SERVING FORCES

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR Here is an E-mail received on February 14, 2019 from the office of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi which was entitled “WASTING NO TIME”. It read as follows: “Last month, thanks to grassroots supporters like you Hilbert, Democrats officially assumed the House Majority. Now,...
  • Report: Endangered Species Suffer When Feds Put Politics Before Science

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The federal government is harming endangered species by disregarding the science when making political decisions, according to a new report. The study, Suppressed: How Politics Drowned out Science for Ten Endangered Species, cites as its first example a decision in June by...
  • WHY HAVE LATINOS NO EFFECTIVE PUBLIC POLICY IMPACT?

    This past Sunday, January 3, 2016, the New York Times published in its Sunday Review Section, page SR-1, “WHATEVER HAPPENED TO LATINO POWER?”, This article was authored by Roberto Suro, Professor, Public Policy and Journalism, USC. I recommend reading this article presenting the perspective of historical Latino demographic growth....
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