Compiled by Dorany Pineda at L.A. Live.
The Republicans’ “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” will be devastating to California’s poor to middle-income families because they pay the highest income and sales taxes in the nation (in proportion to their income), the second highest gas tax, and their property tax assessments have doubled — and none of these will be deductible. The more […]
Crime has been rising in parts of Los Angeles. There is no other way to say it, and no gentler way to describe what is happening in some of our communities. Experts tell us that gang activity is responsible for a large percentage of the increase, but we can’t dwell on that distinction if it […]