Latina GOP Legislator Slams Wisconsin Minority Caucus Mark Honadel. Rodriguez's district is 85 percent white, sparking questions in the Wisconsin State Journal about whether she would be invited to join the caucus, which this year, for the first time, is inviting white lawmakers who represent minority ... 01/6/2014 - 6:38 am | View Link
Rep. Rodriguez says: 'I don't need to be part of a minority caucus...' Newly elected state Rep. Jessie Rodriguez says in a statement that she doesn’t need to be a part of the Black and Latino Caucus. Questions have swirled after an article in the Wisconsin State Journal about whether the second Latina in the Legislature ... 01/2/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Inside the caucus for wolf activists in Wisconsin Two caucus attendees, Karen Rivelli and Adam Kassulke, took the time to answer questions about the caucus ... a sit down to discuss solutions to the wolf hunt and the politicalization of wildlife decisions in Wisconsin. The problem is inherently a ... 12/12/2013 - 9:43 am | View Link
‘CPA Caucus’ found UW System doom and gloom didn’t add up and everything we were hearing was that the system was struggling,” Kooyenga told Wisconsin Reporter. “We looked at the financials and found that was not the case. “ It seemed the deeper the CPA Caucus looked, the more questions they had about the ... 05/7/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Gay and lesbian caucus hits record numbers at Democratic convention, stresses action Baldwin, an LGBT Wisconsin state representative ... I have to knock on doors, answer questions, email my candidates and just put myself out there.” Porter said in 2008 he applied to be a delegate, but hesitated to check the LGBT box on the paperwork. 09/4/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
caucus glossary term caucus - From the Algonquian Indian language, a caucus meant "to meet together." An informal organization of members of the House or the Senate, or both, that exists ... 08/22/2014 - 8:45 am | View Website
Nevada Democratic caucuses, 2008 The Nevada Democratic Presidential Caucuses took place on January 19, 2008 after having been moved from a later date by the Nevada Democratic Party. The Nevada ... 08/22/2014 - 5:25 am | View Website
What Is the Caucus System ? | eHow A caucus is a meeting organized at a local level in order to pick candidates for a political party. Caucuses and primary elections serve the same function (both ... 08/22/2014 - 4:13 am | View Website
NY Times Caucus Blog From the journalists of The New York Times, The Caucus analyzes the latest news on politics and government from Washington and around the country. 08/22/2014 - 3:02 am | View Website
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The California Senate passed a bill on Friday requiring local law enforcement to search a database of firearms owners in most cases when carrying out checks on people who may harm themselves or others.
The move follows the Isla Vista killings in Southern California in May, when 22-year-old Elliot Rodger fatally shot and stabbed six people before killing himself near the University of California Santa Barbara campus.
Less than a month before the killings, local law enforcement carried out a “welfare check” on Rodger.
Activists protesting the fatal shooting of a mentally ill woman by a Phoenix police sergeant last week carried her coffin to City Hall on Friday, demanding an independent investigation into her killing.
Michelle Cusseaux’s family and other supporters paraded the 50-year-old woman’s wooden casket through downtown Phoenix a day ahead of her funeral in what they said was a symbolic move to show they will not let her death pass without action.
“She can no longer speak, so we must do that for her,” said the Rev.