Clinton-appointed judges to decide Hawaii travel ban appeal

Three judges appointed by President Bill Clinton will hear the appeal of Hawaii’s challenge to President Trump’s travel ban targeting six predominantly Muslim countries. The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments in its Seattle courthouse...
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The State Making Money Off Its Poorest Drivers

The state of Michigan is keeping its poorest citizens in a cycle of poverty by suspending their driver’s licenses when they can’t afford to pay court debts, a class-action lawsuit filed by two single mothers in Detroit claims. As a...
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Western Center Alumna, California state Sen. Holly Mitchell (D-Los Angeles) has made fighting for the poor her life’s work, and as chair of the Senate Budget Committee, she has considerable influence on how state tax dollars are spent. She shares...
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