Opinion: Honor Chavez Legacy by Confronting UFW Corruption

Cesar Chavez spent his life trying to improve life for farmworkers, fighting for changes he felt would bring about civil rights and justice for workers. At the end of this month, California state legislators plan to honor Cesar Chavez’s birthday as a day of pu...
Gerawan UFW Decision

ALRB Wrong Not To Count Gerawan Votes, Court Rules

A California appeal court granted a unanimous victory today to farmworkers who want their votes counted in a dispute over UFW representation. The Fresno-based 5th District Court of Appeal ordered the Agricultural Labor Relations Board, the state agency in c...

Is Crime Going Up or Down in Clovis?

Crime in Clovis dipped slightly in 2017 compared to the prior year. Police Chief Matt Basgall will present his findings to the Clovis City Council on Monday (Mar. 5). Politics 101 David Taub ...

Video: Busted! ALRB Rules Against UFW

The United Farm Workers union violated the rights of farm workers by denying them entry into a 2015 public meeting, a judge ruled in a recent decision. An Agricultural Labor Relations Board judicial ruling f...

Walters: Unions Hold Special Place In Hearts of CA Dems

In his CALmatters column, Dan Walters questions the tight-knit relationship between labor unions and California legislators. In his look at how friendly the two groups are, Walters refers to two examples, one of which holds local importance. While last w...