Photo of a woman entering a Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles drivers license service center

Census Bureau Seeks State Data, Including Citizenship Info

The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers' license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance, alarming some civil rights advocates. The two approaches, documen...
Photo of 2 kids and a mother on a playground

Foster Youth Need More Than Education to Build a Stable Life

For the last three years, I have been working on public policy related to foster youth. But at a recent monthly foster care policy meeting in Sacramento, where experts were discussing the needs of foster youth fortunate enough to go to college, I found myself ...
Photo of President Donald Trump

Nationwide ICE Roundup Poised to Begin This Weekend

WASHINGTON — A nationwide immigration enforcement operation targeting people who are in the United States illegally is expected to begin this weekend after it was postponed last month by President Donald Trump,...
Screenshot of Measure P Forum

GV Wire Measure P Forum

On October 11, 2018, advocates and opponents of a new tax to support public parks in Fresno met to debate the issue in a public forum. If approved by voters on November 6, Measure P will raise the sales tax in the city of Fresno and generate close to $38 mi...