Born of opportunities created in the aftermath of the Civil War, modern day carpetbaggers are simply opportunistic — and voters no longer seem to care anymore about unrooted candidates.
Two million Californians lost unemployment benefits last September when pandemic-era programs ended a lifeline for many workers, specifically those who were less-educated, Black or over the age of 64.
The law, which capped rent increases and laid out terms by which certain landlords could evict tenants, was enacted by the City Council last year in an attempt to enact eviction protections to prevent homelessness.
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“It is time to stop taking these votes for granted, and time to give them a louder and earlier voice in the process."President Joe Biden, in a letter to the Democratic National Committee’s Rules and Bylaws Committee to change the presidential primary calendar by moving South Carolina to the first spot and moving Georgia and Michigan further up in the schedule in an effort to better represent the party’s diversity. (NPR — Dec. 1, 2022)