Youth voter turnout in North Carolina, including a sizeable segment of ethnic voters, will play a critical role in determining whether Democratic incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan retains her seat against Republican challenger, state House Speaker Thom Tillis, according to data on [...]

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A majority of California voters support the idea of expanding health coverage to include all low-income people in the state, regardless of their immigration status, according to a new poll.

The poll, commissioned by private health foundation The California Endowment, [...]

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Deferred but Still in Limbo

On October 6, 2014 By

Looking at President Obama’s landmark immigration policy for childhood arrivals two-years later.

 

Story and Video • Edgardo Cervano-Soto

Manuel Martinez perceived his future would follow the life of his father. When he was 17, he thought he’d work in construction after high school. Despite living in Richmond, Calif., since the age of one, Martinez [...]

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News Report, Malcolm Marshall | Photos, Safrina F. Fei

 

Nat Bates, Tom Butt or Uche Uwahemu. Those are the choices Richmond voters will face on November 4 when they cast ballots for new leadership in the city.

After eight years Mayor Gayle McLaughlin is termed out of office and seeking a seat on the [...]

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Commentary, Vernon Whitmore

 

Approaching the November’s elections, I have been thinking more and more about Richmond’s future, not just after this year’s votes are cast, but in the years and generations to come. When I look at Richmond’s government today, one thing is clear: this city has a lot of older statesman. Richmond’s current [...]

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Profile, Nancy Deville

 

City Council candidate Dameion King may be a newcomer to the Richmond political scene, but he says he’s no stranger to the needs of the city.

“I’ve had bullets whiz by my head,” the lifelong Iron Triangle resident said. “I’ve woken up in the morning with gun holes [...]

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