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SEATTLE | In states, Democrats start delivering on health care pledges

SEATTLE —Jan 12, 2019—Riding the momentum from November’s elections, Democratic leaders in the states are wasting no time delivering on their biggest campaign promise — to expand access to health care and make it more affordable. The first full week of state legislative sessions and swearings-in for governors saw a flurry of proposals. In his … Continue reading SEATTLE | In states, Democrats start delivering on health care pledges

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | California proposal would limit when officers can open fire

SACRAMENTO, Calif.|April 3, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)Several lawmakers and the family of a 22-year-old unarmed black man who was fatally shot by police proposed Tuesday that California become the first state to significantly restrict when officers can open fire. The legislation would change the standard from using “reasonable force” to “necessary force.” That means officers would be … Continue reading SACRAMENTO, Calif. | California proposal would limit when officers can open fire