Thanksgiving 2017: Millions of Hungry, Homeless, Unemployed Americans Struggle

Jacksonville, FL’s City Rescue Mission Feeds 700 Homeless Thanksgiving Dinner...

Thanksgiving 2017: Millions of Hungry, Homeless, Unemployed Americans Struggle

Jacksonville, FL’s City Rescue Mission Feeds 700 Homeless Thanksgiving Dinner...

Joe Guzzardi

Following up on ‘When Does Final Really Mean Final?’

Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg, one of 29 sanctuaries that got DOJ final warning letter...

Joe Guzzardi

New Bill Would Slow Immigration, Help Stabilize Population

Dave Brat’s three-in-one bill would end chain migration and visa lottery, mandate E-...

Joe Guzzardi

What happens when California becomes a ‘sanctuary state’?

By Taryn Luna
August 29, 2017
The Sacramento Bee

California’s so-called “sanctuary state” bill, introduced by Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León as a direct response to President Donald Trump’s campaign promise to deport “bad hombres” and undocumented immigrants, is well on its way to becoming law.

A Labor Day Wish – More Jobs for Americans

By Joe Guzzardi
August 31, 2017

Don’t be deceived by media reporting about the jobs market. Economists like to say that the monthly data is encouraging or shows improvement. A lot of smoke is thrown out at the unsuspecting about seasonal adjustments, monthly revisions or weather-related declines that, when the jobs numbers are too miserable to overlook, is intended to distract.

Southern California Assembly members divided on immigration bill

FILE -- In this Aug. 31, 2016 file photo the dome of the state Capitol glows in the early evening in Sacramento, Calif. California lawmakers return Monday, Aug. 21 , from a monthlong break with a busy agenda that includes tackling the state’s housing crisis and deciding whether to make California a statewide sanctuary for people living illegally in the U.S.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file)  

Trump Administration Moves to Expand Deportation Dragnet to Jails

Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers arresting a man in Riverside, Calif., in June.Credit Melissa Lyttle for The New York Times

Air pollution ups stress hormones, alters metabolism

A man wearing a respiratory protection mask walks toward an office building during the smog after a red alert was issued for heavy air pollution in Beijing's central business district, China, December 21, 2016.Jason Lee

By Anne Harding
August 15, 2017
Reuters

Is California finally reaching the breaking point?

The typical homeowner in 2013 was 55 making $60,000 a year while the median renter was 40 earning $30k
By Victor Davis Hanson
August 10, 2017
The Mercury News


Corporate profits at California-based transnational corporations such as Apple, Facebook and Google are hitting record highs.

California housing prices from La Jolla to Berkeley along the Pacific Coast can top $1,000 a square foot.
 

Trump, GOP senators introduce bill to slash legal immigration levels

President Trump announced the Reforming American Immigration for Strong Employment (RAISE) Act on Aug.

Sanctuary City Crackdown Begins in Earnest

 
Justice Department starts taking grant applications — with immigration rules attached for first time

By Brendan Kirby
July 26, 2017
PoliZette
 

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