Posts Tagged ‘SCOTUS’

SCA 5 would repeal much of Prop. 209 anti-discrimination initiative

Friday, July 12th, 2013

July 12, 2013 By Josephine Djuhana A resolution that seeks to amend the California Constitution and undo the work of Proposition 209 for institutions of higher education is making its way through Sacramento and will likely be placed on the ballot in 2014. SCA 5, authored by Sen. Ed Hernandez, D-W...

Legislature works to limit free speech of corporations

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

May 9, 2012 By Katy Grimes The U.S. Constitution is under attack again. At issue is the controversial Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission U.S. Supreme Court decision. It basically allowed unlimited corporate contributions to political campaigns. Two Assembly Democrats authored Asse...