“I’ve been trying to free myself of Katrina’s grasp. ... With what I’ve gone through, I should be just stark raving mad by now, but I’m able to go on.”
“Dr. King wants the same thing I want: freedom.” – Malcolm X
If passed by the voters, Prop 98 would terminate rent control and other tenant protections and would place homeowners at risk by allowing unscrupulous property owners to challenge existing building codes and zoning laws.
People are scared about the future in a state that should be all about hope for the future. We represent California – the eighth largest economy on the planet.
“He represents taking the NAACP to the next level ... And he represents great promise and potential, not just for the organization, but for young people.”
As the foreclosure crisis worsens, the Federal Reserve Board (the Fed) is proposing rules to restrict abusive mortgage lending practices. While this is a good step, 32 California groups assert that not enough is being done to help working families and their neighborhoods, encouraging stronger rules to protect families from being sold loans they cannot afford.