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In the first three months of 2021, the petroleum industry spent over $4.3 million lobbying Sacramento.
Despite record job losses during the pandemic, the 1% have left the state flush with cash.
The city of Clovis was found to be in violation of state housing laws.
Inside the movement to bring mental health care, not law enforcement, to people in psychiatric distress.
State officials want the petroleum industry to cut ozone-causing pollutants, but say understaffing will make enforcement tricky.
Low-wage workers face big unpaid bills from the pandemic.
The political gridlock behind the transit gridlock.
Capital & Main’s founding editor-in-chief is stepping down after ten years at the helm.
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The Farm Workforce Modernization Act would likely lead to enormous increases in the number of workers brought to the U.S. by growers.
Biden talked the talk on border policy during the campaign, but has been a different guy since becoming president.
News that focuses only on energy production numbers and not the effects of petroleum gushing from wells is typical of oil and gas reporting.
How the infrastructure bill could easily be engineered to also build justice.
It’s been a particularly brutal few days for America’s COVID-19 vaccination campaign, most recently due to the Johnson & Johnson rollout.
Some workers fear revealing their undocumented status at vaccination sites. It takes the spread of only a few stories to stoke those fears.
Rethinking our parks to bridge gaps in equity and access to public outdoor spaces.