Media Clips 2.7.2017

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Media Clips 2.7.2017

Postby ucommstudent » Tue Feb 07, 2017 10:13 am


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CA Attorney General denounces travel ban at Fresno State meeting
(KFSN ABC 30 Fresno © 02/07/2017)
"There are many ways to try and protect our residents not everything requires litigation," he said. "Often times it will, and we all want to be prepared to do what's in the best interests of the people of our state." Becerra served 12 terms in Congress and was just appointed Attorney General by Governor Jerry Brown to the office vacated by Senator Kamala Harris. He spoke at the State Crime lab on the Fresno State campus and vowed to not be a stranger to the Central Valley. ... g/1741065/

CA Files Amicus Brief Against Trump Travel Ban
(KRCB Channel 22 Rohnert Park - PBS © 02/07/2017)
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra at Fresno State announcing he has filed a friend-of-the-state brief to support a lawsuit opposing President Trump's immigration travel ban. Credit Bonhia Lee / Fresno Bee ... n#stream/0

Becerra Fires Back at Trump - Story | YourCentralValley
(KSEE 24 News (Fresno) © 02/07/2017)
New California Attorney General Xavier Becerra responded Monday to President Trumps pre-Super Bowl interview. He spoke to reporters on the campus of Fresno State, his first stop on a statewide tour. Were going to be prepared in the state of California to defend the people of this state who are abiding by the laws, Becerra said, and doing everything youd expect of your neighbors the right way. ... /651515365

California joins fight against travel ban
(Visalia Times-Delta © 02/07/2017)
During Mondays press conference at Fresno State, Becerra cited a number of ways the ban could negatively affect California students. The University of Californias 10 campuses has nearly 500 affected graduate students and 40 affected undergraduates. More than 1,300 students from the banned countries have immigrant statuses and another 250 have student visas, Becerra said. ... /97577950/

New state AG tells Fresno gathering California opposes Trump immigration ban
(Fresno Bee © 02/06/2017)
The state of California is today on the record opposing the Trump administration's executive order banning travel for principal individuals who are of Muslim origins and faith, Becerra said during a Monday afternoon news conference at the California Bureau of Forensic Services Fresno crime laboratory at Fresno State. ... 30079.html

Leave Timeout's picture out of it
(Fresno Bee © 02/06/2017)
I have a concern regarding the photograph accompanying the article written by Pablo Lopez in which he discusses Deandre Jean-Pierre, who once played the role of Fresno State mascot TimeOut and is facing charges for groping five victims. Why was it necessary to display TimeOut's picture? ... 64704.html

Two family business executives elected to Fresno State Foundation board
(The Business Journal© 02/06/2017)
Kim Ruiz Beck, chairman of the board of Ruiz Foods Products, and Dennis Parnagian, president of Fowler Packing Co., have been elected to the board of governors of the California State University, Fresno Foundation. ... tion-board

California College Hosts Discussions On Whiteness, Faculty Member Gets Called ‘Disgusting Racist'
(The Libertarian Republic © 02/07/2017)
A California State University, Fresno faculty member was called a “disgusting racist” for a planning a discussion with students about “white culture,” “what it means to be white,” and the first time they saw themselves as white during a “Discussing Whiteness” forum in early February. Also published on, ... ng-racist/
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