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President Biden signs Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 into law

August 23, 2022 / By
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On August 16, President Joe Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 into law which will lower costs for families, combat the climate crisis, reduce the deficit, and finally ask the largest corporations to pay their fair share.

Governor Gavin Newsom announces plan to address youth mental health

August 18, 2022 / By
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Governor Gavin Newsom unveiled his “Master Plan for Kids Mental Health” on Thursday. The plan is in response to increased depression and suicide rates in California children. 

How California will increase water supply amidst hotter, drier weather

August 12, 2022 / By
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Yesterday in Antioch, Governor Gavin Newsom announced California’s latest actions to increase water supply and adapt to more extreme weather patterns caused by climate change.

Newly updated Pfizer and Moderna boosters to be distributed next month

August 11, 2022 / By
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Both Pfizer and Moderna bivalent boosters are expected to be distributed in September.

This bivalent booster consists of the old vaccine formula with a new one that fights against omicron variants including BA.4 and BA.5.

Climate change is causing more wildfires and avoiding smoke can help save lives

August 5, 2022 / By
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As of 2022, CAL FIRE has reported a total of 4,972 fires and a total of 147,034 acres burned in California.

Farmworkers begin 335 mile march to demand union voting rights

August 4, 2022 / By
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The 24-day march began yesterday in Delano, California at the historical landmark The Forty Acres. Their first stop will be at Richgrove, California.