Tag Archives: Politics

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Extra Edition: Fight Over Renaming Yokuts Valley on the Ballot. (Program Repeat).

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22 PROGRAM # 10289 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Fight Over Renaming Yokuts Valley on the Ballot. (Program Repeat). After the state of California renamed Squaw Valley to Yokuts Valley in Fresno County, the County’s political leaders sued and lost the battle in court, when the judge agreed that the term “squaw” is […]

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Medi-Cal for All Low-Income Residents.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19 PROGRAM # 10285 12:00 PM PT Medi-Cal for All Low-Income Residents. On January 1, California enacted a new law that expands health care coverage for all low-income immigrants. Under the new law, all undocumented immigrants may qualify for full scope Medi-Cal, California’s version of the federal Medicaid program. Before, they could only […]

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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16 PROGRAM # 10284 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. On the eve of a crucial deadline, community leaders in the US and electoral officials call on Mexicans living abroad to pay attention to February 20. This is the deadline to show up at Mexican consulates to register to vote and get a voter […]

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Thursday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: Fight Over Renaming Yokuts Valley on the Ballot.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15 PROGRAM # 10282 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Fight Over Renaming Yokuts Valley on the Ballot. After the state of California renamed Squaw Valley to Yokuts Valley in Fresno County, the County’s political leaders sued and lost the battle in court, when the judge agreed that the term “squaw” is considered a […]

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Tackling Mental Health in Rural Communities.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14 PROGRAM # 10281 12:00 PM PT Tackling Mental Health in Rural Communities. Workers on farms and ranches in the rural areas of Colorado are reporting growing cases of stress, anxiety and depression, contributing to make Colorado a state with one of the highest suicide rates in the country. To address this mental […]

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Tuesday_673x324 12pm

Immigration Edition.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13 PROGRAM # 10280 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Republican senators blocked a negotiated bill on border security and asylum and immigration changes and gave the green-light for a plan securing military aid to Ukraine and Israel. Meanwhile, after failing to impeach DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, the House may attempt a new vote […]

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Tuesday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: Debunking Myths. (Program Repeat). Also, Toxic Oil Pollution Ravaging Communities.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13 PROGRAM # 10279 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Debunking Myths. (Program Repeat). Most Latino children in California live in the most contaminated areas and suffer from asthma and diabetes at higher rates than white children. In response, community advocates are launching a campaign to debunk lies and draw the links between these […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Environment, Politics, Health |
Spectacular sight of the Colorado river from Glenn Canyon dam with river marinas at a distance, Page, AZ

Megadrought, Water Boards and Elections.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 12 PROGRAM # 10278 12:00 PM PT Megadrought, Water Boards and Elections. Latino voters show a growing interest over water issues, such as drought, inadequate water supplies and the Colorado River crisis, surveys say. Still, Latino elected officials are often absent in water policy forums and very few are represented in water agency […]

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Mexico Edition.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9 PROGRAM # 10277 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. In this edition, analysts discuss proposals to break the control that large banks have on money remittances from Mexican emigres and lower the cost to a minimum through a social bank of migrants and rural people and other plans. Also, a Mexican banking official […]

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Thursday_673x324 12pm

Medi-Cal Renewals and More.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8 PROGRAM # 10276 12:00 PM PT Medi-Cal Renewals and More. Health care advocates in California are urging Gov. Newsom to support a series of changes in Medi-Cal, including allowing for continuous Medi-Cal coverage for the youngest children, better reimbursement rates for community health workers in Medi-Cal, allow families to keep Medi-Cal coverage […]

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