Category Archives: Health

Big Oil OWNS Black elected officials

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Who’s your Daddy?  Big oil has greased the palms of most Black elected officials which has resulted in those politicians backing off of energy efficient legislation as a direct result.  Legislation that would require 15% of new cars be emission free, extension of cap & trade and a host of other pollution solving bills have […]


Crime Victims’ Families Call for Passage of DNA Collection Legislation

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SACRAMENTO – At a press conference today, Assemblymember Jim Cooper (D-Elk Grove), along with crime victims’ families and bill supporters, called for the passage of Assembly Bill 16. The bill would allow the collection of DNA upon conviction of only crimes that were previously felonies but are now misdemeanors, including: shoplifting, forgery, insufficient funds, petty theft, […]

Press Release: Burke Introduces Legislation to Lift 1,000,000 Children Out of Poverty

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SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Autumn R. Burke (D-Inglewood) has introduced landmark legislation that seeks to lift 1,000,000 California children out of poverty. AB 1520, known as the Lifting Children and Families Out of Poverty Act, commits the Legislature to a goal of reducing child poverty by 50 percent over the next 20 years and provides for […]

South LA councilman pretends to be at community meeting

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South LA residents are getting fed up with the lack of leadership in Council District 8.  To add insult to injury, councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson uses social media to pretend he is at community meetings, when he is not.


Compton prepares to amend ordinance allowing marijuana cultivation in private residences

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Marijuana consultants and lobbyists can claim a victory in the city of Compton.  The January 10 council agenda will start the process of amending a city ordinance, which would allow marijuana cultivation in private residences and within limited areas.  They also want a CEQA exemption to bypass environmental studies.  

Will the city of Hawthorne allow medicinal marijuana use instead

Marijuana lobbyists won’t be happy about this.  On December 13, 2016, the Hawthorne mayor and city council unanimously passed Resolution No. 7872, declaring a moratorium on the establishment of non medicinal marijuana use in the city.  The moratorium is set to expire on January 27, 2017.  The city will receive a report at tomorrow’s city […]

Sheriff deputies shut down Compton marjiuana dispensary

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It’s a great day in the city of Compton.  Sheriff deputies conducted an operation, helmed by the Narcotics Bureau, which resulted in the shutting down of the illegal marijuana dispensary.  2 Urban Girls has obtained a copy of today’s email that went out to city hall administrators and elected officials from Lt. Ashrafnia, detailing the outcome.

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