Fresno Dem Leaders Divided on Presidential Endorsements

All the polling shows Joe Biden leading a close race to decide the Democratic Party's 2020 presidential nominee. And, here in the Valley, a sampling of local elected Democratic leaders indicates they are just as split as the nation's voters. For example,...
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6 Things to Know About California’s Law on College Athlete Pay

SACRAMENTO — California is the first state to pass a law allowing college athletes to hire agents and get paid for use of their name, image or likeness. Some things to know about the new legislation: WHO DOES THIS AFFECT? College athletes at public and p...
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De La Cerda Takes Heat for Misrepresenting Endorsements

McLane High School area trustee Christopher De La Cerda misrepresented his endorsements to local media, the Fresno Teachers Association said in a tweet Tuesday afternoon. The first instance was with The Fresno Bee and then in a GV Wire article, FTA said. ...
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Odds Improve For Parks Tax Vote in November

Give credit to the efficiencies of Fresno's election clerks. Politics 101 David Taub Fresno for Parks turned in 34,999 signatures to the city clerk on Wednesday. The parks advocates want to add a 3/8ths of a cent sales tax measure for the ...