Trump’s education secretary seemed to be at war with the idea of public education. How much can Joe Biden roll back her legacy?
Legal observers worry a ruling against a California law could signal a willingness to undermine labor codes with ‘states’ rights’ arguments.
From the start a labor rule allowing union access to farmworkers in the field helped level the relationship between workers and growers.
Why wasn’t an African American community group allowed to make a final bid on the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza?
“We’re going into a very dark winter,” says President-elect Biden. By spring there could be nearly half a million COVID-19 American deaths.
Fresno, the working class capital of California’s San Joaquin Valley, remains a hardscrabble town with a history of radical activism.
Protests over the killing of George Floyd have hastened teachers union calls to remove police from Los Angeles’ public school campuses.
Co-published by The Guardian
Even before the pandemic, ICE consistently failed to provide adequate medical care to detainees on its flights — with dire outcomes.
Trump and Biden exchanged words over climate change on Tuesday night. How many of them were accurate?
Who was watching the watchdogs as the cleanup of lead contamination on L.A.’s Eastside ran out of money?
Trump claims to have cut prescription drug prices, but the proof is at the pharmacy counter.
And why California could see more races like this.
“Plain folks” in ads warn against rent control – but a corporate-funded campaign by the real estate industry raises pay-to-play questions.
Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and Iowa are among the battleground states where incomes rose faster under Obama.
Gig companies are threatening to eliminate thousands of jobs if their ballot measure doesn’t pass.
Estrada Courts sits within the Exide contamination zone, but the state has yet to test the homes there for lead.
An activist state senator and a City Hall boss are fighting for a supervisor’s chair. It’s a clash of styles and beliefs.
Donald Trump’s inability to reckon with the truth of the coronavirus is apparent by the numbers: 8.2 million COVID cases, 221,000 deaths.
The disparate impacts of COVID could ensure this battleground state stays blue in 2020.
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Increasingly belligerent armed militias have vowed to appear at polling stations. But election watchers are on the case.