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  1. Read President Obama's Commencement Address at University of California-IrvineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | TIME.com

    Here are the full remarks from President Obama's speech at University of California-Irvine in Anaheim, California, in 2014. THE PRESIDENT: Thank you.

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  2. 25 Congressional Democrats to LGBT People: We're With YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Advocate

    To mark the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, 25 Democratic members of Congress are promising to stand with LGBT Americans in the face of hateful legislation and rhetoric. In a video kicking off the #WeAreWithYou campaign, members of the Congressional Equality Caucus channel U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch's historic remarks last week , when she told the beleaguered transgender community, "We see you, we stand with you, and we will do everything we can to support you going forward."

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  3. Pelosi Still Has Not Endorsed Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Breitbart.com

    With the June 7 California primary less than a month away, four California House Democrats have abstained from endorsing a presidential candidate, while the other 35 have backed presumptive frontrunner Hillary Clinton. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Representatives Barbara Lee, Alan Lowenthal and Norma Torres have stated that they are not yet ready to support Clinton or Sen. Bernie Sanders publicly.

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  4. Support L.A.'s 2024 Olympic bid, California members ask CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Members of California's congressional delegation are asking House colleagues to support Los Angeles' bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Democratic Reps.

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  5. Races for 47th Congressional District, 70th Assembly District gearing upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Press-Telegram

    With the June 7 primary approaching in California, one veteran local politician faces two familiar foes, while a local assemblyman may not have to put up a fight in seeking his second term. Running for his third term in the 47th Congressional District, Rep. Alan Lowenthal, D-Long Beach, faces two Republican challengers: business author and speaker Sanford Kahn, and Andy Whallon, a former aeronautical engineer whom Lowenthal defeated in 2014.

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  6. Races for 47th Congressional District, 70th Assembly District gearing upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Press-Telegram

    With the June 7 primary approaching in California, one veteran local politician faces two familiar foes, while a local assemblyman may not have to put up a fight in seeking his second term. Running for his third term in the 47th Congressional District, Rep. Alan Lowenthal, D-Long Beach, faces two Republican challengers: business author and speaker Sanford Kahn, and Andy Whallon, a former aeronautical engineer whom Lowenthal defeated in 2014.

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  7. House Dems want criminal penalties for cheating emissions testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    House Democrats want to create criminal penalties for companies such as Volkswagen that create software to cheat vehicle emissions tests. California Democratic Reps.

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  8. LA Metro Receives FTA Grants for Zero-Emission Electric BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Mass Transit

    The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority has received $8 million in grants from the Federal Transportation Administration that will be used to deploy zero-emission electric buses on the Orange Line and replace the ferry terminal on Catalina Island. "Metro is appreciative of our strong partnership with the Federal Transportation Administration" said Metro Board Chair Mark Ridley-Thomas.

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  9. Essential California: L.A. proposes millions for the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Good morning. It is Thursday, April 21 . In honor of the Pink Moon, there will be a party Saturday night at the top of Mammoth Mountain .

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  10. Community NewsRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2016 | Beachcomber

    Musical & Luncheon The Long Beach Section of the National Council of Negro Women is hosting a musical "Back Stage at the Barrel House" on Saturday, April 16, from 11 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at The Grand, 4101 E. Willow St. It stars jazz and blues legend vocalist Barbara Morrison in a musical play about the girls who sang in the Johnny Otis Orchestra. Admission is $75 ; lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. Info: 989-0353.

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  11. Aquarium of the Pacific Unveils the Design of Its New Architectural Centerpiece, Pacific VisionsRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | Business Wire

    The first major expansion project ever undertaken by the nonprofit aquarium, Pacific Visions, slated to open in late 2018, will be the new focal point of the institution and will engage the public with epic ocean stories and inspire them to create a better future for our planet. The main Aquarium building will remain operational throughout the construction phase.

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  12. President Obama wasn't the only one in Cuba. Here's what the members of Congress were doingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Seven California members joined President Obama's trip to Cuba, and while he was off making history - meeting with President Raul Castro, chatting with dissidents, shaking lots of hands - the lawmakers explored the island nation. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi led the group, which included Reps.

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  13. Jennifer K. Jordan Reads/Signs Dadly Wisdom, 3/19Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Saturday, March 19 at 3 p.m., Gatsby Books in Long Beach, Calif. will host the book launch of local author Jennifer Karin Jordan's new book, "DADLY Wisdom: Untold Stories That Represent the True Faces of Fatherhood" .

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  14. Gatsby Books Book Launch: Author Jennifer K. Jordan Reads/Signs...Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | PR.com

    Gatsby Books Book Launch: Author Jennifer K. Jordan Reads/Signs 'DADLY Wisdom: Untold Stories That Represent the True Faces of Fatherhood' Saturday, March 19 Gatsby Books will host a book launch event for 'DADLY Wisdom: Untold Stories That Represent the True Faces of Fatherhood' by Jennifer K. Jordan. Inspired by her father, Jordan set out on a 14-year international journey to honor the wisdom of fathers.

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  15. Old tensions boil over once more in House hearing on California waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    The year's first congressional hearing on California's water crisis incited stern voices and familiar feuds Wednesday, but showed no sign of legislative progress. Instead, for two hours, lawmakers largely remained in trenches dug over many years as they lobbed shells at one another and, at times, the assembled witnesses.

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  16. Leonard Adams, Long Beach mentor and homeless advocate, retires after 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Press-Telegram

    Leonard Adams cast a calm, commanding presence as he walked through Martin Luther King, Jr. Park on a recent evening. He worked for 40 years, largely near the park in the heart of Long Beach's 6th District, mentoring at-risk youth, helping troubled fathers find their way and securing housing for the homeless.

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  17. Lobbyists Funded $6 Million In Trips For Congress Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    Members of Congress and their staffs took 2,175 privately-funded junkets worth nearly $6.2 million in 2015 - the most frequent and expensive annual trip totals since 2005, according to LegiStorm . led Congress with seven trips worth $45,593 in 2015.

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  18. These House Representatives Just Did Something Amazing On ClimateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | ThinkProgress

    Two congressmen - Rep. Carlos Curbelo and Rep. Theodore Deutch , both of Florida, filed paperwork this week to create the Climate Solutions Caucus. The group plans to look at options to address climate change and will serve "to educate members on economically-viable options to reduce climate risk and protect our nation's economy, security, infrastructure, agriculture, water supply, and public safety," according to the petition filed with the Committee on House Administration, which oversees caucuses - formal groups of legislators who meet regularly to advance specific legislative agendas.

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  19. Surprise! Here's Another Bill For That 'Paramedic Response'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    After Katie Gurzi woke in the middle of the night with excruciating chest pains, paramedics rushed her to the hospital. That part went smoothly: Gurzi, 85, was pleased with the care she received.

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  20. 35 former members of California Coastal Commission oppose effort to oust executive directorRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Thirty-five former members of the California Coastal Commission declared Monday that they oppose the effort to fire Charles Lester, the embattled executive director of the powerful land-use agency. In a letter to commission Chairman Steve Kinsey, the group stated that Lester's termination "would significantly undermine" both the agency's work and Gov. Jerry Brown 's legacy to protect California's vast coastal resources.

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