Category Archive: State

May 27

Nevada-Placer Brady Campaign – ASK day (Asking Saves Kids)

Join us at this Wednesday’s press conference!  Wear your Brady t-shirt if you have one.  I will have extra shirts with me.  On Monday, the California State Senate passed Senate Concurrent Resolution 62, which named June 21st, the first day of summer, as Asking Saves Kids (ASK) day. WHAT:   Press conference reminding parents this summer …

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May 27

Insights from the California Democratic Party Convention – May 19, 20 and 21

Speakers at the recent California Democratic Party included Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, US Senator Kamala Harris, US Representative Nancy Pelosi and many state officials.  The Convention was also attended by Tom Perez, the newly elected Chair of the Democratic National Committee.  Click here to view videos of the Convention speakers on YouTube. The attendees were …

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Jan 02

Saturday January 21st March on Sacramento

Women’s March on Sacramento – Saturday January 21st, in solidarity with the March on Washington D.C. – some photos to see what it was like if you couldn’t make it…..marvelously peaceful and upbeat, but resistant to the Trump Agenda.   The first photo is from the Capitol looking down toward the Tower Bridge – alive with protestors. …

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May 26

Common Cause Call to Action – Pass SB1107 for citizen funded elections

The Citizens United decision threw our democracy completely out of balance. It tipped the scales wildly in favor of wealthy special interests – but the people are fighting back. In 2015, from Seattle to Illinois to Maine, voters came together and won major victories. Americans are saying they’ve had enough of big money and are …

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