Institute Analysis: Family Research Council

Family Research Council Location – Washington, D.C. Source of funding for the institute – Donations, funded by members Sponsors – Tony Perkins (President), President Trump, Scope of interest – Anti-LGBT, Pro-Life, Pro-Marriage (“family structure”), Adoption, Pro-Abstinence, Left vs. right/Non-partisan orientation – Christian non-profit organization, Right Wing – founded by conservative leaders, Tax-exempt status – 501(c)(3) … Continue reading Institute Analysis: Family Research Council Continue reading

Advocate for ALL Students to obtain Food Security

During this semester I had the pleasure to work at the College of the Redwoods Resource Center (CRRC) and learn about CalFresh and student eligibility which is outlined through California Assembly Bill 1930. While doing outreach through the pantry and advocating for students to have more flexible standards in obtaining CalFresh benefits, my group and … Continue reading Advocate for ALL Students to obtain Food Security Continue reading

Current Issues in Legislation

https://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/immigration/earned-citizenship The Obama Administration’s efforts to create a process for integration of undocumented workers and those people already inside the United States into a pathway for legal residence status. Immigration Reform and a Path to Citizenship This article at Whitehouse.gov overviews some of the processes that may replace the current faulty systems to provide a … Continue reading Current Issues in Legislation Continue reading