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Immigration ruling draws criticism from local officials

LOS ANGELES — On what was supposed to be a day of anticipation for an expansion of a program to protect more people from deportation, elected officials were joined by union leaders in Los Angeles Feb. 17 to criticize a federal judge’s ruling putting the president’s executive immigration orders on hold. “The president’s policy rightfully Read More…

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ELAC enrollment up five percent

MONTEREY PARK — Pointing to the school’s successful outreach efforts, East Los Angeles College President Marvin Martinez announced last week a five percent increase in the number of students attending the spring 2015 semester. Martinez reported that 25,181 students were enrolled in credit courses, compared to 23,940 in the spring 2014. “I’m proud to announce Read More…