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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 30, 1992 | ERIC BAILEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a bad omen for Republican hopes of capturing the state's two U.S. Senate seats, Democrats Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer have pulled neck and neck with their opponents in the crucial GOP stronghold of Orange County, a Times Orange County Poll has found. The Democratic pair's solid showing does not bode well for the Republican hopefuls, Sen.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 30, 1992 | ERIC BAILEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a bad omen for Republican hopes of capturing the state's two U.S. Senate seats, Democrats Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer have pulled neck and neck with their opponents in the crucial GOP stronghold of Orange County, a Times Orange County Poll has found. The Democratic pair's solid showing does not bode well for the Republican hopefuls, Sen.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 18, 1993
In an 11th-hour demonstration that she just "doesn't get it," Councilwoman Joy Picus hosted a fund-raiser with her longtime friend and now big shot, U.S. Sen. Diane Feinstein, in Studio City. ("Feinstein Goes to Bat for Her Ally Picus in a Pinch," Times Valley Edition, April 15). Apparently the 3rd City Council District is a great place to collect your taxpayer-funded paycheck, and an OK place to live, but not the kind of place where you would want to invite your political back-room buddies to breakfast.
NEWS
May 27, 1993
Joining a national student action, about 25 students at Occidental College are protesting the treatment of Haitian refugees held at a U.S. naval base in the Caribbean. Students have participated in a weeklong symbolic fast and have collected more than 400 signatures asking President Clinton to admit Haitians being held at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba into the United States. They have also sent more than 250 postcards and are conducting a phone campaign, calling U.S. Atty. Gen.
SPORTS
January 7, 1995
Regarding the Desert Protection Act and your article "Off The Beaten Path" (Dec. 28): Let me get this straight, the hunter who walked in the desert and left only footprints and the off-roader who drove its dirt roads and left only tire tracks were deemed too destructive, but a mining company is going to blow up 505 acres--oh no wait, my mistake, it's 19,000 acres--of our land, cyanide it for gold, then dig a 47-acre hole in a dry lake to get clay...
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 2, 1992 | DOUG McCLELLAN
U. S. Sen. John Seymour will discuss California's role in a changing international environment at a meeting Thursday of the World Affairs Council of Ventura County, a Seymour spokesman said. Seymour's speech will touch on such topics as the end of the Cold War and its effect on California defense industries, and the North American Free Trade Agreement, Press Secretary H. D. Palmer said.
OPINION
August 16, 1987
As a frequent business traveler to the San Francisco Bay Area I often find myself drawn into the fraternal rivalry between our two metropolitan areas and, despite the fact that I quite enjoy these trips, it's not unusual for me to be pressed into advocacy for some outrage or other that "we" have perpetrated on "them." One of the usual complaints is our rapacious thirst for their water. I was therefore amused when the first reports of Hodel's proposal to unblock and drain the Hetch Hetchy Valley reached the San Francisco media.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 26, 1993 | JEFF SCHNAUFER
The most honored, some might say successful, team in Los Angeles does not hit, tackle or dunk, but they sure can make your head spin. And the accolades keep coming. After dazzling 45 other high school teams with their knowledge in the California Academic Decathlon on March 14 in Stockton, the members of the Taft High School decathlon team have been given honor after honor, the latest coming Thursday from the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 1, 2013 | By Gale Holland
Vacant beds at the Veterans Administration campus in West Los Angeles will be filled by homeless vets on state waiting lists for nursing home care, authorities said Thursday. The arrangement is part of stepped-up federal assistance, including expanded rental housing vouchers and medical outreach teams, that the Veterans Administration is promising the 6,000 veterans who live on the streets of Los Angeles County. The joint announcement from California's senior senator, Democrat Diane Feinstein; Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Beverly Hills)
NEWS
May 17, 1997 | FRED ALVAREZ and VIRGINIA ELLIS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Gov. Pete Wilson, responding to allegations that many of California's most severely retarded and disabled citizens are receiving substandard care in community homes, is ordering an independent examination of the placement of the developmentally disabled in such programs.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 8, 1987
At last San Franciscans and other Northern Californians are confronted with the concerns about a threatened loss of their water supply that Los Angeles has been facing in connection with its valuable water supply from the Mono Basin. San Francisco Mayor Diane Feinstein suddenly is worried by Interior Secretary Daniel P. Hodel's startling suggestion to consider demolishing her city's Hetch Hetchy water and power project in order to provide environmental restoration benefits. Mayor Feinstein pleads her case in The Times (Op-Ed Page, Aug. 23)
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