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New campaign launched to protect communities from harmful health mergers

March 10, 2023 / By
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California healthcare advocates are launching a new campaign in order to highlight the negative effects of unchecked mergers in the healthcare system and the need for a legislative solution.

California Tax extension until October 16 for areas affected by the storms

March 2, 2023 / By
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In response to the winter storms in California in January Gavin Newsom announced a tax relief for Californians affected by the weather. 

This CA program offers millions in funding for shared mobility projects in underserved communities

February 28, 2023 / By
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The Clean Mobility Options Voucher Pilot Program (CMO) is offering $33 million in voucher funding that will be available to eligible applicants and communities to launch and support new and existing shared mobility projects across the state.

California Mandela Campaign launches to fight against solitary confinement

January 27, 2023 / By
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Immigrant Defense Advocates and other organizations launched their California Mandela Campaign to support the California Mandela Act and end solitary confinement in California. 

Tulare County to build public university center for residents

January 19, 2023 / By

In November, Tulare County voters approved a $95 million ballot measure to build a new and much-expanded university center in Visalia across the street from College of the Sequoias.

California adds protections for reproductive freedoms into the state constitution

December 22, 2022 / By

Less than six months after the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, the State of California has added explicit protections for reproductive freedoms including abortion care and contraception.