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  1. Peter Funt: Californiaa s license scheme punishes the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... Or, if a ballerina owed money and was forced to surrender her toe shoes. Makes no sense, right? Yet, here in California as many as 4 million citizens have had driver's licenses suspended for reasons having little or nothing to do with vehicular ...

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  2. California cities pressured to step up to slash water useRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | KCTV5

    Determined to erase its spotty water conservation record, the wealthy coastal community of Newport Beach is among the cities preparing to crack down on water guzzlers and wasters in response to California's worsening drought. Cities are facing increased pressure to slash water use after Gov. Jerry Brown last week ordered a mandatory statewide 25 percent drop in urban water use compared with 2013 levels.

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  3. "I sometimes wonder, maybe it would have been better to let California dry up and blow away."Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Mother Jones

    If you've seen any photos of the current California drought , you've probably seen some variation on these striking before-and-after images of this bridge near Lake Oroville: Seeing those images popping up everywhere has been a little weird for me since that bridge used to be named after my grandfather. My grandfather, B. Abbott Goldberg, was the deputy director of California's Department of Water Resources from 1961 to 1966.

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  4. California Dreaming: You Can't Have Cheap Water ForeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Triple Pundit

    ... the reserve still looked pretty full, so his dour comment isn't entirely accurate. But I get what he's saying. California is in a bit of a drought-induced crisis. The tone of newspapers borders on the hysterical, and is generally unhelpful. So, the ...

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  5. Democrats push to extend health, legal rights to immigrantsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Washington Times

    Responding to federal inaction over immigration reform, California Democrats on Tuesday will propose a package of 10 bills that would extend health care, legal rights and business protection to immigrants who are illegally living in the state. Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, and Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, will lead the majority party's push to expand health coverage to all Californians, regardless of their immigration status, although they are not proposing any funding to pay for the extensions.

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  6. What About Fracking, Governor Brown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Oil Change

    The headlines reported how this was the first time in California's history that such drastic measures had been introduced. And here was a Governor who was prepared to tackle the devastating four-year drought head on.

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  7. Canvas Homebuyers Invited to Highly Anticipated Model Grand Opening This Saturday, April 11thRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | World News Report

    ... construction and customer service since 1954. The company continues to expand its well-respected brand beyond California, Arizona and Nevada and into other market areas across the Western region with the acquisition of Polygon Homes, its newest ...

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  8. Audrey F. BakerRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Bethany Republican-Clipper

    ... Sherri (Dick) James, Plattsburg, MO; sons, Mitchell (Luwana) Baker, Cleveland, TN and Ronnie (Anna) Baker, California, MO; 8 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; sister, Roberta Barnes and sister-in-law, Joan Fletchall, Bethany, MO; ...

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  9. California Imposes Statewide Mandatory Water RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Triple Pundit

    This year California has seen the lowest snowpack ever recorded, which was a disaster for the winter ski tourism industry and poses dangers of wildfires this summer and fall. But the dry winter has also exacerbated the state's ongoing drought crisis.

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  10. Exclusive: Trendsettah Announces Extendos CigarsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | CSP

    ... will coincide with the NATO Show, taking place in Las Vegas on April 22-23. Schoep described test markets in California, Missouri, Texas and Florida as a "resounding success." Donald Powell, vice president of category management for the San Jose, ...

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  11. California issues mandatory water restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | KMBC-TV

    California Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday imposed mandatory water restrictions for the first time on residents, businesses and farms, ordering cities and towns in the drought-ravaged state to reduce usage by 25%. "This historic drought demands unprecedented action," Brown told reporters, standing on a patch of dry, brown grass in the Sierra Nevada mountains that is usually blanketed by up to 5 feet of snow.

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  12. Homebuyers Mark Their Calendars for Canvas' Model Debut, Next Saturday, April 11thRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... construction and customer service since 1954. The company continues to expand its well-respected brand beyond California, Arizona and Nevada and into other market areas across the Western region with the acquisition of Polygon Homes, its newest ...

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  13. Santa Monica Consumer Group Blames Refineries for Pump Price SpikesRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | The LookOut news

    While crude oil prices stayed low, prices at the pump for California drivers shot up $1 in February, and motorists in the Golden State continue to be squeezed by price spikes while refineries reap big profits, a Santa Monica consumer advocacy group said last week. Refineries going off line -- like two that shut down in February, including Exxon's refinery in Torrance following an explosion -- provide ready excuses for companies to raise prices the pump, with little or no government oversight or review, said Santa Monica-based Consumer Watchdog's report, "Price Spiked: How Oil Refiners Gouge California and What It Costs."

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  14. "Sodomite Supression Act" sparks backlash in Calif.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | CBS News

    Cleverly called the " Sodomite Supression Act ," a proposed ballot initiative in California for 2016 has taken things to a new level. It would not only criminalize sodomy but also allow those who engage in it to be killed.

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  15. Lela Wave Burns, 1934-2015Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Bethany Republican-Clipper

    ... at several nursing homes until the day of her passing. Lela leaves behind her sons Dale Gene Burns of Torrance, California, Gale Lee Burns of Colorado Springs, Colorado; and sister-in-law Doris Hook of Independence, Missouri, and many other ...

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  16. Charles Munger Jr. stands ready to protect democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... if necessary, to bankroll another ballot measure to preserve citizen redistricting of congressional seats in California. Five years ago, Munger spent about $13 million of his own money to help pass Proposition 20, which ended a long, shameful ...

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  17. Libertarian and Green Parties Each Entitled to Presidential Primaries in 2016 in At Least Six StatesRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | Ballot Access News

    ... between now and 2016 deadlines. Libertarians have the right to their own presidential primaries in Arizona, California, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, and North Carolina. Greens have them in Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, ...

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  18. Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia Calls Upon All Californian's To Honor Cesar Chavez's Service & LegacyRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Holtville Tribune

    Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia introduced House Resolution 11 which received overwhelming support by the California State Assembly Thursday morning. HR 11 recognizes March 31 as the anniversary of the birth of CA sar ChA vez, and calls upon all Californians to recognize the hard work and to learn from CA sar ChA vez's life and mission of nonviolence, social justice, and selfless service to others.

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  19. New Poll: Most Californians Support Legal WeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | High Times

    The majority of California voters support the legalization of marijuana , according to a recent report. Earlier this week, the Public Policy Institute of California , which conducts one of the most respected public opinion polls of its kind, published the results of its latest survey, revealing a constituency ready to live in a state where cannabis is sold for recreational use.

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  20. San Diego Gun Law Will Go to En Banc 9th CircuitRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Courthouse News Service

    ... the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, said in a statement. "The Second Amendment does not force the people of California to adopt the corporate gun lobby's 'guns everywhere' vision." Edward Peruta, a journalist who says he needs to carry a gun ...

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