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April 15, 2013

Agenda Legislativa

PUBLICADO: Apr, 15, 2013 12:00 am
Araceli Martínez Ortega

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April 10, 2013

Race-Related Politics in America More Visible Than Ever
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 11:34 0 COMMENTS

By Corey Arvin
Contributing Writer

Injecting the conversation of race and diversity into any election has been long regarded as a political minefield which liberal and conservative candidates alike should sidestep as it could diminish their chances of victory.

March 31, 2013

Distritos escolares en CA no podrán cobrar por materiales
POR: Araceli Martínez Ortega / | 03/31/2013  |  La Opinión

March 29, 2013

Ricardo Lara: A newcomer makes his mark
By Jim Cameron | 03/29/13 9:00 AM PST

Ricardo Lara is viewed in the Capitol as something of a rising star -- a trajectory that ironically was helped by the still-unfolding scandals involving the city of Bell, which is in his district.


March 26, 2013

Supreme Court justices skeptical of Prop 8 law | UPDATED
Ken Williams - SDGLN Editor in Chief
March 26th, 2013

Today's rally at Supreme Court. Photo credit: GLAAD Today's rally at Supreme Court.

March 22, 2013

Sen. Ricardo Lara sworn into new 33rd District office
March 22nd, 2013

Photos by Sean Belk/Signal Tribune
Sen. Ricardo Lara (right) is sworn into the office of the newly drawn 33rd senate district by Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe during a ceremony Thursday, March 14 at the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach.

The son of Mexican-immigrant parents and a native of east Los Angeles, Sen. Ricardo Lara (D-Long Beach) was sworn into office Thursday, March 14 to serve the newly drawn 33rd senate district.

March 16, 2013

Long Beach community celebrates Ricardo Lara's election to state Senate

State Sen. Ricardo Lara is sworn into office at a community ceremony in Long Beach, Calif.    Photo credit: Israel Rodriguez State Sen. Ricardo Lara is sworn into office at a community ceremony in Long Beach, Calif.

LONG BEACH, Calif. -- More than 200 community members joined state Sen. Ricardo Lara (D-Long Beach) on Thursday to celebrate his election to the 33rd Senate District.

March 13, 2013

EQCA announces 2013 legislative package focused on health care, transgender equality and non-discrimination
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March 08, 2013

State senators take ‘field trip’ to high school, college in LB to see innovative programs

Sen. Ricardo Lara (center) talks with Cabrillo High School Co-principal Alejandro Vega during the California State Senate Policy Conference on Education on March 5.

Sean Belk
Staff Writer

March 08, 2013

Oakland Tribune

Homeroom: Hayward student art work showcased at downtown gallery
By Chris De Benedetti, Ashly McGlone and Rebecca Parr Bay Area News Group
Posted:   03/08/2013 10:18:43 AM PST

An exhibit showcasing artwork of Hayward students opens Friday at the Cinema Place Gallery.

"The purpose of this show is to promote the arts and education, especially in Hayward," said Angela Shin, Tennyson High photography art teacher.