OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — More than two decades after Washington voters banned affirmative action, the question of whether one’s minority status should be considered as a contributing factor in state employment, contracting and admission to public colleges and universities is back on the ballot.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A proposed conversion therapy ban in Utah is in danger of being derailed after the influential Church of Jesus of Christ of Latter-day Saints came out Tuesday night in opposition, just months after it said it wouldn’t stand in the way of a similar measure under consideration.
SEATTLE (AP) — This past summer, city of Seattle officials sent a warning to about 60 of its employees: They may have been exposed to toxic chemical compounds during a January cleanup of a Sodo homeless encampment.
The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance, alarming some civil rights advocates.
Annette Craycraft, Executive Director of East Central Indiana CASA, discusses the role of volunteer advocates in selflessly dedicating their time to ensuring neglected and abused children lead healthy and happy lives. This interview was produced in collaboration with WIPB – Indiana Public Broadcasting at Ball State University.
Annette Craycraft, Executive Director of the East Central Indiana CASA, discusses how the organization provides a safe and loving environment to young children who have experienced neglect and abuse. This interview was produced in collaboration with WIPB – Indiana Public Broadcasting at Ball State University.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a law that will make the state the first to allow employers, co-workers and teachers to seek gun violence restraining orders against other people.