The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – October 5, 2017

 

 

California Governor Jerry Brown  signs into law a package of the nation’s most far-reaching immigrants rights measures, including one by State Senate leader Kevin de Leon effectively making California a sanctuary state. Immigrant rights activists call for a clean “Dream Act” extending protections for young immigrants without onerous enforcement provisions attached. The normally solid wall of Republican opposition to gun safety measures may be crumbling as a handful of Senators say they might support Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein’s legislation to ban devices that effectively turn semi-automatic weapons into automatic ones.

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