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California judge, civil rights advocates encourage courts to protect liberties

By Melissa Busch | Apr 7, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO — On the heels of the U.S. Senate confirming Neil Gorsuch as the 113th member of the U.S. Supreme Court, a California judge and civil rights advocates have called on state courts to do their parts to protect individual rights.

Federal FMLA bill hopes to reflect California model that benefits workers, employers

By Charmaine Little | Mar 3, 2017

WASHINGTON - The Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) in California is in the spotlight as a handful of lawmakers hope to use some aspects of the state statute it to pass a federal FMLA bill under the new administration.

Analyst: Issues unique to Inland give Harris reason to keep Riverside office open

By Nancy Crist | Jan 18, 2017

WASHINGTON — Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., remains undecided on the fate of former Sen. Barbara Boxer’s downtown Riverside, California office, despite the fact it is the senator's only presence in the fast-growing Inland Empire.

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