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October 9, 2011 | By Patrick McGreevy and Anthony York, Los Angeles Times
Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday granted illegal immigrants access to state financial aid at public universities and community colleges, putting California once again in the center of the nation's immigration debate. But he vetoed a measure that would have allowed state universities to consider applicants' race, gender and income to ensure diversity in their student populations. Deciding the fate of 50 education-related bills, the governor also rejected an effort to make it more difficult to establish charter schools.
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September 25, 2001 | From Times Staff Reports
A county prosecutor has suspended his campaign for state Assembly because he is being called to duty as a U.S. Naval Reserve officer. Jeff Gorell, a Republican candidate for the 35th Assembly District, is to leave in two weeks for the Middle East from MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla. Gorell, 30, is running against incumbent Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara). He has not dropped out of the race. He joined the Reserves in 1998 as a lieutenant.
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September 3, 1992 | CAITLIN ROTHER
State Sen. Gary K. Hart (D-Santa Barbara) will visit Ventura College on Friday to discuss the impact of state budget cuts on education, Hart officials said Wednesday. Hart, chairman of the state Senate Education Committee, said he will also discuss with faculty and staff the condition of the economy and its effect on community college education. Hart represents the 18th Senate District, which includes portions of Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los Angeles counties.
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June 10, 1991 | PAM MILLER
Longtime Oxnard resident Irma J. Lopez recently joined the staff of state Sen. Gary K. Hart, (D-Santa Barbara), as a field representative in his Ventura district office. Lopez, 44, who worked for 17 years with the state Employment Development Department in Oxnard, will respond to inquiries from residents of Ventura County, Woodland Hills and Malibu, said Beverly O'Gorman, Hart's administrative aide. Lopez serves on the board of directors for El Concilio del Condado de Ventura.
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September 12, 1991 | KIP ALLEN
The Casitas Municipal Water District board has asked that California 150, which runs along Lake Casitas, be closed to trucks hauling toxic materials. Traffic was diverted to the highway recently when the Ventura Freeway was closed by a train derailment between Ventura and Santa Barbara. Casitas board members, concerned that an accident involving toxic materials could have contaminated the drinking-water reservoir, decided at Wednesday's board meeting to send a letter to state Sen. Gary K.
NEWS
October 26, 1989
State Sens. Gary K. Hart (D-Santa Barbara) and Ed Davis (R-Valencia) will hold a public hearing today on gang violence in Ventura County at the Ventura County Government Center. The hearing, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., is being sponsored by the Oxnard and Port Hueneme PTA Councils. Speakers include educators, business leaders, law enforcement officials and social services workers. Questions from the audience will be addressed.
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February 26, 1990 | From Times staff and Wire reports
Two more bond issues will be on the June ballot as a result of legislation signed by Gov. George Deukmejian. Proposition 120, a bill introduced by Sen. Robert Presley (D-Riverside) would authorize the state to sell $450 million in bonds for prison construction. The other, Proposition 121, a bill introduced by Sen. Gary Hart (D-Santa Barbara), would authorize $450 million in bonds for state college and university building projects. There are already 13 measures on the ballot.
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