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Some Good News,Some Troubling News for Latinos

There’s some good news for Latinos at the start of National Latino Heritage Month. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the U.S. posted its first decrease in poverty... Read more »

Gov. Should Sign AB 2384: An Important Step In Improving Schools

  For California to thrive and prosper, it must prepare for the future by building a strong public education system today — one that supports student success... Read more »

Time to Recognize Hispanic Contributions

From the 15th of September to the 15th of October, America is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. This is a time for our country to recognize the important contributions... Read more »

Ted Cruz Dreams Up Assorted Fossil Fuel Favors

Let’s take a cruise down the narrow byways and twisting turns that form Senator Ted Cruz’s mind. The first right turn on our road trip brings us to a sweeping... Read more »

Latino Heritage Month: Perfect Time to Launch Push to the Polls

So President Obama and his administration have delayed action on immigration reform until after the mid-term elections; was anyone surprised? Apparently immigrants... Read more »

The President Chickened Out!

Keep your enemies close and your friends closer, a wise Chinese philosopher once said. President Obama should have kept faith with that when he announced he would... Read more »

Political Governance and Natural Boundaries

The vast Sonoran Desert of the American Southwest lies in the political territories of California and Arizona and reaches south into Mexico. Its arid landscape is... Read more »

Do You Want Some Hogwash with That Burger?

Burger King bills itself as “home of the Whopper,” a name intended to convey to burger eaters that this one is a whale of a deal. But “whopper” also means... Read more »

To Be Well-Informed, Ignore Political Ads

This is an election year. The last three weeks were the calm before the storm of political ads that are unleashed after Labor Day. There will be campaigns for statewide... Read more »

Why Government Openness Matters

One of the fundamental lessons of the 9/11 tragedy was that our government carried a share of blame for the failure to stop the attacks. Not because it was asleep... Read more »

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