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California, Which Entered U.S. as Free State in 1850, to Study ‘Reparations’ for Slavery

California, Which Entered U.S. as Free State in 1850, to Study ‘Reparations’ for Slavery

By JOEL B. POLLAK The State of California will study reparations to black Americans, thanks to a bill signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Gavin Newsom. AB 3121 will create a nine-member “Task Force to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African Americans, with a Special Consideration for African Americans Who are Descendants of Persons […]

California DMV Wrongly Registered 1,500 People, Including Non-citizens, to Vote in 2018

California DMV Wrongly Registered 1,500 People, Including Non-citizens, to Vote in 2018

By Joel B. Pollak The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) revealed Monday evening that it had registered 1,500 non-eligible people, including non-U.S. citizens, to vote between April and September, despite assuring the public for years it had safeguards to prevent that from happening. The error is the latest scandal for the DMV, which had to […]

Trump Credited with Funding California’s First New Water Storage in 40 Years

Trump Credited with Funding California’s First New Water Storage in 40 Years

By Joel B. Pollak President Donald Trump is being credited for the passage of a new provision through the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday that will provide funding to help California to build its first water storage infrastructure in 40 years. McClatchy reported on Thursday: The House approved several provisions Thursday that help fund water storage projects. […]

California Democrat Leader Gives Up on In-N-Out Burger Boycott

California Democrat Leader Gives Up on In-N-Out Burger Boycott

By Joel B. Pollak An attempt by California Democrats to boycott In-N-Out Burger over a reported donation to the state’s Republican Party ended quickly on Monday, as the Democratic Party leader who called for the boycott backed down in the face of a backlash. Et tu In-N-Out? Tens of thousands of dollars donated to the California […]

Worse than Obamacare: Housing Case Lets Feds Target ‘Unconscious’ Racism

Worse than Obamacare: Housing Case Lets Feds Target ‘Unconscious’ Racism