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Affirmative Action bill SCA5 turned down for the year

Sabrina Leung, Editorial Director

April 13, 2014

A legislative push to permit California’s public universities to once again consider race and ethnicity in admissions appears to be on life support after an intense backlash from the  Asian-American community, who fear it will make it harder for their children to get into good schools. The California Senate Constitutional Amendment No. 5 (SCA-5) was introduced by California State Senator Edward Hern...

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