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Metro Board Redirects $700 Million Away From 710 Freeway Tunnel

In a move that could effectively kill the Long Beach (710) Freeway tunnel extension between Alhambra and Pasadena, the Metro Board of Directors voted Thursday to... Read more »

Trump and Congress Need to Feel Our Pain

Cutting services to the working poor, disabled and children, while upping the funding for defense and slashing taxes for the rich tells Americans exactly where their... Read more »

Metro Opens Secure Bike Parking Spot At Hollywood Red Line

A Metro Bike Hub facility now open at the Hollywood/Vine Red Line station offers parking for 64 bicycles. The $560,000, 1,000-square-foot secure-access facility... Read more »

Homeless Advisory Group Seeking Applicants

LOS ANGELES  – The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority is seeking individuals who have experienced homelessness to join an advisory group. “The (Lived... Read more »

L.A. – 2nd Worst Place to Live if You’re Trying to Save

The Los Angeles and Anaheim areas are among the worst places to live if you’re trying to save money, according to a study released Monday by a personal finances... Read more »

Tab For Single-Payer Proposal In California Could Run $400 Billion

A proposed single-payer health system in California would cost about $400 billion annually, with up to half of that money coming from a new payroll tax on workers... Read more »

Outside Washington, A ‘More Powerful’ Immigrant Rights Movement Emerges

New America Media – Immigrant rights advocates say that despite the cloud of fear hanging over communities in the first 100 days of the Trump administration, there... Read more »

Council Opposes Senate Bill that Would Bring Changes to Metro Board

The Los Angeles City Council unanimously opposed a state Senate bill that would drastically overhaul the governing board of Metro. The bill is Sen. Tony Mendoza’s... Read more »

ACA Repeal Will Wipe Out Coverage Gains by Small Business Workers and Self-Employed

New America Media – Republicans’ efforts to repeal and replace portions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) threatens the health coverage of California’s self-employed,... Read more »

Eastside Youth Demand Inclusion in City Budget

Feeling they don’t have a seat at the table during budget season, over 200 local students rallied outside Los Angeles City Hall Tuesday and invited the mayor and... Read more »

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