Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion Uncategorized

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Democrats need to get rid of McConnell, too

A beaming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell drew raucous cheers from the people at the 2016 Republican Party convention when he bragged that he torpedoed then-President Barack Obama’s Supreme Court pick Merrick Garland. McConnell wasn’t finished. He ticked off a few other pieces of legislation that Obama proposed that he did not like and did Read More…

Culver City Edition East Edition Herald American Lead Story Local News Lynwood Press National & World Northeast Edition The Press West Edition

Local officials call for stricter gun laws after weekend mass shootings

LOS ANGELES — Responding to a week of mass shootings that killed nearly three dozen people, Los Angeles city leaders Aug. 5 reiterated their calls for stricter gun-control laws. “The nation is reeling from these events,” City Attorney Mike Feuer said at the start of a news conference in his office on a separate topic. Read More…

Lead Story Local News Northeast Edition Politics West Edition

Poll reveals blacks’ political leanings before 2020 election

LOS ANGELES — A poll of black voters in Los Angeles County reveals that black voters are highly engaged in civic affairs, voting and charitable giving, and are decidedly concerned with homelessness, affordable housing and transportation policy issues. The Pat Brown Institute for Public Affairs at Cal State Los Angeles released the results of the Read More…