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WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court has allowed Texas to use its strict voter ID law in the November election even after a federal judge said the law was the equivalent of a poll tax and threatened to deprive many blacks and Latinos of the right to vote this year. 840 more words
Stepping away for a moment from the more significant drama of the State’s recalcitrant commitment to widespread, damaging racial discrimination, I’ve been momentarily distracted by some election gossip. 892 more words
Oakland Vice Mayor Larry Reid was in Sacramento Tuesday to sing the praises of Measure L, otherwise known as the “Strong Mayor” initiative.
If voters approve Measure L, the mayor would be granted a wealth of new powers like being able to propose a budget, veto city ordinances and remove the city manager. 169 more words