They are trying to circumvent the will of the people of California.-Assemblymember Rob Bonta, responding to news reports that U.S. Homeland Security is attempting to negotiate contracts with for-profits prisons providers in advance of the law he authored that bans them in California going into effect on Jan. 1.
Weeks after visceral images of young children, separated from their parents, has shined a light on the Trump administration's immigration policies, and a day after two error-filled press conferences by U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, East Bay Rep. Barbara Lee is calling for her resignation. Lee, joined a growing group of Democrats in the … Continue reading Barbara Lee calls for Homeland Security Secy. Nielsen to resign