State News

No DQ: Witness Comes Forward in ALRB Case

The identity of the witness behind Agricultural Labor Relations Board (ALRB) member Isadore Hall’s alleged threats against those who oppose him has been revealed. State Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) initial...

GV Wire Tracks Down Isadore Hall at ALRB

It’s a Monday afternoon in Sacramento. In an auditorium at the Employment Development Department, about a dozen people in total gather for a public meeting of the Agricultural Labor Relations Board. Most of tho...

Pathway to Medical School

It’s being called a groundbreaking program. A pathway for Fresno Unified students to obtain a medical degree. The school district and California Health Sciences University (CHSU) will announce a partnership ...

Should Non-Citizens Vote? Sec of State Says…

Immigration issues are important to Alex Padilla. California’s Secretary of State once again paid a visit to Fresno to speak at the monthly naturalization ceremony held Tuesday (May 16) at Valdez Hall. Before h...

Urban Senators Visit Valley Farm

It was a chance for two city slicker politicians to see where their food comes from. State senators Steve Glazer, from the Bay Area, and Ben Allen, from Southern California (as you can tell by his Dodgers cap) ...

Gerawan Responds to ALRB Spending Story

[from GV Wire: The following is a response sent to GV Wire from lawyers representing Gerawan Farming. They say the amount the Agricultural Labor Relations Board (ALRB) spends litigating the Gerawan cases is muc...