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It saddens me to know that just 43 percent of third-graders in Sonoma County currently read proficiently. Furthermore, more than 75 percent of English Language Learners read below proficiency.
It seems like ancient history now. But it was just 10 years ago that Americans were so opposed to gay marriage that pundits were pointing to ballot initiatives banning same-sex marriage — similar to Proposition 8 in California — as keys to the re-election of President George W.
The Ex-Im Bank helps land deals, for both small businesses wanting to expand and giant American exporters, that would otherwise go to foreign companies.
Minimum-wage and rent-control proposals are symptoms of a society that waited too long to pay attention to the well-being of people who have less.
The Rocky fire is the largest wildfire burning in California as a volatile mix of heat and drought strains the limits of firefighters and the nerves of residents.
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