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Drought Starting to Kill Salmon in Klamath Basin

Drought Starting to Kill Salmon in Klamath Basin

July 25, 2014

A recent survey of 90 miles of the Salmon River on found 55 dead adult salmon and more dead juveniles than would be expected this time of year, Sara Borok, an environmental scientist for the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, said Thursday. About 700 live fish were counted in cool pools fed by springs. [...]

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The State Budget and Education Funding: 2014-15 and Beyond

The State Budget and Education Funding: 2014-15 and Beyond

June 25, 2014

Policy Analysis for California Education (PACE), in partnership with EdSource, presents California’s Legislative Analyst Mac Taylor on Governor Brown’s May Revision of the 2014-15 state budget, what it means for schools and the fiscal outlook for education funding generally. The Legislative Analyst’s Office has built an outstanding reputation for objective and useful analysis of complex [...]

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Press Conference: Immigration Reform Legislation & Ballot Initiative Announcement

Press Conference: Immigration Reform Legislation & Ballot Initiative Announcement

June 3, 2014

Senate Bill 396 will erase Proposition 187 from the code books. Senate Bill 1402 and Assembly Bill 692 will place an advisory question on November’s ballot asking California voters if Congress should immediately enact comprehensive immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship, and if the Federal Government should halt the deportations of noncriminal mothers and fathers of [...]

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