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Black Caucus Members Push Trump to Help the Virgin Islands

Black Caucus Members Push Trump to Help Virgin Islands. Led by Del. Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) and Congressional Black Caucus Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-LA), members of...

California Assemblyman Paves New Path for 5G Technology

Assemblyman Mike Gatto, a Democrat representing Glendale, is determined to play an active roll in ushering forth an era of innovation and digital opportunity...

Net Metering Means Minorities Are Getting the Short End of the...

This article first appeared on VOXXI. By Gus Portela Hiring is on the uptick, but its slow pace is leaving many struggling Americans in a lurch....

Bill limiting school suspensions signed by CA Gov. Brown

Earlier this year some reports were released showing that students of color were more likely to be suspended from school than their white counterparts....

California legislators send plastic bag ban bill to Governor

Last week, California legislators passed a bill that would ban single use plastic bags in grocery stores and in large pharmacies. If California Governor...

Taming the Solar’s Wild West

There’s a new sheriff in Solar’s Wild West. On July 30, 2014, Washington’s Utility and Transportation Commission (UTC) issued a formal policy statement finding...

California Senate approves bill to raise minimum wage to $13/hr

California is leading the charge to increase the minimum wage. This week the California Senate approved a bill that would lift the wage to...

California quakes put the focus on fracking

This month California was hit with two moderate sized earthquakes. On March 17 in West Los Angeles, a 4.4 quake hit, and then in...

For profit colleges under the spotlight again in California

A recent audit of the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education, a California agency that oversees nonprofit and for profit educational institutions that provide career...

Black Caucus: 3 Approps Members Set to Move Up After Retirements

In 2015: Fattah (9), Bishop (10), Lee (11). With today's retirement announcement by Rep. Ed Pastor, three Black Caucus members are set to move...