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How labor money corrupts the financial literacy of California’s legislators

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – “In an era when we aren’t going to have tax increases, figure out how to be more efficient spending the money we’ve got, and the Republicans can help you do that if they’ll get off the philosophical cant about stuff and help you make things more efficient. They actually culturally know more and occupationally know more about efficiencies than Democrats typically do.”
-  California Treasurer Bill Lockyer, Democrat,
 addressing the state legislature in 2010.
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Public university to offer faith-based housing option

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OSHKOSH, Wis. – Students at University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (UWO) who wish to live a residential campus life that nurtures their Catholic faith and provides them with a spiritually encouraging environment will now have the opportunity to do so. UWO is now offering a faith-based housing option for students called the Newman Student House, according to The Northwestern.
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Study sheds light on damaging effects of marijuana among college-aged adults

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MANASSAS, Va. – As support for legalized recreational marijuana use increases, some have warned that there is presently little research indicating the effects of low to moderate use of the drug. However, the results of a small but sobering study released in April by several Boston-based researchers have shed light on the damaging effects of even casual use of the drug among young adults, according to the Society for Neuroscience.
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Professors from Catholic universities sign plea to end genocide in Iraq

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MANASSAS, Va. – Thirty-eight prominent Catholic university professors and other scholars, editors, fellows, and retired military personnel have signed a plea at IraqRescue.org calling for “the United States and the international community [to] act immediately and decisively to stop the ISIS/ISIL genocide and prevent the further victimization of religious minorities.”
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