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Court orders Arizona to let Dreamers get driver's licenses

A federal appeals court on Monday rejected a request from Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer to reconsider a previous ruling blocking her denial of driver’s licenses to Dreamers protected from deportation under a federal program. 708 more words


Walmart has bowed to pressure from A Better Balance

WALMART: SUPERCENTER” by alphageek is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Dear Friend,

Breaking news! Walmart has bowed to pressure from A Better Balance and our allies to improve its policies for pregnant workers! 545 more words

~ Political Action, Obama News And Events

Birth Control and Abortion Are Myths, Kids: Censoring Textbooks in Arizona

In a very conservative part of Arizona, the school board of The Gilbert Public School District recently voted to remove pages out of “Campbell Biology: Concepts and Connections,” a textbook for 10th grade students, by physically ripping them from the textbook because the pages mention emergency contraception, morning after pills and abortion. 236 more words

Notes from the League’s 2nd PSPRS Pension Task Force meeting on August 15, 2014

 The Purpose of the Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System Pension

Arizona Revised Statutes § 38-841

Before the establishment of the public safety personnel retirement system, municipal firemen and policemen, employees of the Arizona highway patrol and other public safety personnel in the state of Arizona were covered under various local, municipal and state retirement programs. 196 more words