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Despite Nationwide Backlash California Education Officials Stave Off Dissent Over Common Core

While the Common Core education standards provoked political backlash and testing boycotts around the country this year, the state that educates more public school children than any other — California — was conspicuously absent from the debate.

06/22/2015

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SF Gay Rights Group Encouraged By Shifting Washington Views On Gay Marriage

High-profile advocates of same-sex marriage in San Francisco are thrilled that two high-ranking members of the Obama administration seem to have changed their positions on gay marriage.

05/07/2012

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California Awarded Millions In ‘Race To The Top’ Competition

The grants will be used to improve the state’s early childhood education programs.

12/16/2011