Measure LH tackles affordable housing issues

Los Angeles Proposition LH would authorize the city to develop up to 5,000 low-income rental housing units in each city council district if passed. Under current law, the city is allowed to develop up to 3,500 units in each district, which is a total of 52,500 units in the city.

November 7, 2022
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Census 2020 aims to count everyone

September 26, 2020

Despite litigation concerning the end date for the 2020 Census, data is still being collected and everyone needs to be counted.
2020Census.gov, the Census’ website, has details on response rates for the Census per state. Currently California is at 96.7 percent counted or enumerated.

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OPINION: Voting affects the future of all

By Alex Avila  The midterm elections are on Nov. 6 and everyone will be talking about it until then. All the talk of politics and propositions sometimes causes people to become confused and unsure of their positions on everything. Voting is  important and a human right everyone deserves. Especially for those who had to fight for their rights to vote in America, such as minorities, who got the right to…

October 27, 2018
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Voting empowers citizens

By Daniela Jalteco In a democracy, a government is chosen by voting in an election and allows the people to choose their leaders and decide on issues.    The definition of voting, in the dictionary is a formal expression of opinion or choice, either positive or negative made by an individual. Those who are registered to vote have a choice on what candidates they want in office. If you are…

October 26, 2016
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The importance of voting

by Jose Rojas Voting. A word defined by the Merriam-Webster Dictionary as “an expression of opinion or preference.” A concept well known by all Americans, as it should be, considering our many things about this country are decided by elections. President, judges, mayors and governors are all voted upon by the general population, and if not, they are decided by elected officials. Considering how much of our country’s government revolves…

May 26, 2016
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Don’t protest if you don’t vote

By Brian Villalba If you don’t vote you are telling the government you don’t care because everything is going perfectly.  Clearly things are far from perfect, but some of us seem to not care.  If you consider yourself a political activist and you are not registered to vote, then can you really still consider yourself a political activist? To vote is to participate in government. That is one way that…

May 2, 2012
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