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ScotSkim: announcements

ScotSkim: announcements

Julia Rhodie

November 16, 2018


Filed under ScotSkim - quick news briefs

Questions arise surrounding leadership as the 'blue wave' crashes The ‘blue wave,’ crashed, as many predicted it would. But for American politics, another dramatic event on its horizon as members of the House of Representatives question who their future majority and minority leaders will be. Former...

California Senate passes restricting vaccine bill

California Senate passes restricting vaccine bill

Becca Garner, Staff Writer

May 28, 2015


Filed under News, Top News

California is now one of three states that has elected that vaccine exemptions based on religious or personal preferences are no longer legal. In Sacramento on April 23, 2015, the California senate voted 25-10 to pass the measure SB 277 after compromising on minor issues. Democratic Sen. Richard...

Senate approves non-discrimination act supporting LGBT community

Senate approves non-discrimination act supporting LGBT community

Angela Perez de Tagle, Staff Writer

November 8, 2013


Filed under News

The United States Senate has recently passed legislation banning discrimination in the workforce based on sexual orientation and gender identity. The proposed bill, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), won majority vote in the Senate with 10 Republicans backing the Democrats in support of...

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