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2010-08-27 18:45:00

Event highlights So Cal's Water Challenges and WRD Innovative Solutions LAKEWOOD, Calif., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Local leaders and community stakeholders packed the Water Replenishment District of Southern California's (WRD) headquarters for the 2nd Water 101 Forum. The event was designed to update local officials on current federal and local water projects and legislation designed to address the State's water challenges. Congresswoman Linda Sanchez (D-39), member of the...

2008-10-09 21:00:24

Southern California officials say they believe they have recovered the bodies of the brother of two local congresswomen and his girlfriend. Teams from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and the Los Angeles Port Police recovered the bodies Wednesday night from a sunken boat off the coast of Long Beach, Calif., the Los Angeles Times reported Thursday. "It looks like this was a very tragic accident," Sheriff's Chief William McSweeney. "Our hearts and prayers go out to the families."...

2008-10-01 18:00:19

By John Canalis; Paul Eakins LONG BEACH - Congressional representatives from the Long Beach area split their three votes Monday in the shocking defeat of the financial bailout plan. The tally did not fall along party lines. Reps. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Huntington Beach, and Linda Sanchez, D- Lakewood, voted with the 228-205 majority to oppose the proposal. Rep. Laura Richardson, D-Long Beach, voted in favor of the package. Rohrabacher, whose district includes a sliver of coastal...

2008-09-05 21:00:18

By Mike Sprague WHITTIER - Sometimes a good teacher isn't enough and that's the reason for Rep. Linda Sanchez's legislation to increase the number of counselors, psychologists and social workers in schools. Sanchez, D-Lakewood, came to Whittier High School Thursday to announce her proposal to provide federal grants as a way to create partnerships between colleges and local school districts. "When I visit schools, I see teachers who are overburdened not only with academic needs of our...

2008-09-05 03:00:24

By Mike Sprague WHITTIER - Sometimes a good teacher isn't enough. That's the rationale behind Rep. Linda Sanchez's legislation to increase the number of counselors, psychologists and social workers in schools. Sanchez, D-Lakewood, came to Whittier High School on Thursday to announce her proposal to provide federal grants as a way of creating partnerships between colleges and local school districts. "When I visit schools, I see teachers who are overburdened not only with academic needs...

2008-09-04 21:00:31

WHITTIER - Rep. Linda Sanchez has announced legislation she has introduced in Congress that will increase the number of school counselors, social workers and psychologists in qualified schools in low-income communities. Sanchez, D-Lakewood, made her announcement at a news conference at Whittier High School. "With No Child Left Behind dramatically increasing the pressure on teachers and administrators to improve test scores, often times we forget that students require support in many ways,"...

2008-07-10 15:00:04

Former presidential adviser Karl Rove declined to appear before a U.S. congressional subcommittee Thursday, citing executive privilege and ignoring a subpoena. Rove was to testify before the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law about allegations of politicization of the Justice Department as they related to the firings of U.S. attorneys and the prosecution of a former Alabama governor. Subcommittee Chairwoman Linda Sanchez,...


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