Advancement Project Closing the Opportunity Gap

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“By now we have all seen the shocking videos of the police shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. The gravity and tragedy of their deaths must be acknowledged. The anguish of their families and friends must be acknowledged. And the pain of our black brothers and sisters in the face of an unending series

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New Report Points to Racial Disparities in Nearly All Forms of Political Participation in California: Latinos and Asian Americans most adversely affected

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For Immediate Release June 30, 2016 Media contact: Bilen Mesfin, Change Consulting, 510-681-5978, bilen@change-llc.com New Report Points to Racial Disparities in Nearly All Forms of Political Participation in California Latinos and Asian Americans most adversely affected   SACRAMENTO, CA – Latinos and Asian Americans are the least likely to have a say in California’s politics,

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Advancement Project Commends Legislative Leaders and Women’s Caucus on Groundbreaking Budget Deal to Support Children and Families in Early Learning, K-12 and Family Strengthening

For Immediate Release June 16, 2016 Contact: Karla Pleitéz Howell (213)406-9149 KHowell@advanceproj.org   Advancement Project Commends Legislative Leaders and Women’s Caucus on Groundbreaking Budget Deal to Support Children and Families in Early Learning, K-12 and Family Strengthening On Wednesday, June 15, 2016, the Assembly and Senate approved an important budget deal to support significant multi-year

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