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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 22, 1988
Los Angeles school board member Jackie Goldberg on Monday sued the Compton Unified School District to try to get back a part-time teaching job. In the Superior Court suit, Goldberg said she had been working part time or on unpaid leave of absence since she was elected to the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education in 1983. For the 1986-87 school year, Goldberg had asked for and was given a part-time assignment at a Compton school that amounted to 20% of a regular, full-time job.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 20, 1993
City Council candidate Tom LaBonge on Wednesday picked up a key endorsement from a gay challenger in the April primary in his contest for the 13th District seat being vacated by mayoral hopeful Michael Woo. Michael Weinstein, 40, who finished fourth among eight candidates in April, threw his support to LaBonge.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 6, 2000 | PATRICK McGREEVY
Assemblyman Scott Wildman (D-Los Angeles) announced Friday that he has decided to run for the 13th District seat on the Los Angeles City Council when incumbent Jackie Goldberg leaves office next year. Wildman filed papers Thursday with the city Ethics Commission to begin raising money for the race, which features four other declared candidates.
MAGAZINE
April 9, 1995
At last I have found a heroine ("Jackie Goldberg and Her Lesson Plan for L.A. Politics," by James Rainey, March 5). As an educator, a parent of two disabled adult children, an advocate for disabled rights, and a lonely liberal living in Orange County, I had lost all hope that a humanitarian could ever be elected to public office and survive. The people of Orange County are sinking in a mire of financial, moral and ethical bankruptcy. About to be especially harmed are the elderly, disabled and blind residents, whose in-home care is being threatened by the takeover of a large for-profit corporation.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 8, 1997
A compromise version of a proposal to boost wages and benefits for some of Los Angeles' lowest-paid workers advanced Tuesday when a panel of two City Council committees voted to fashion a new draft ordinance incorporating several key recommendations from a city-authorized study.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 17, 1996
When bulldozers finished demolishing the three abandoned buildings near Yucca Street and Las Palmas Avenue in Hollywood on Monday, only a 360-by-75-foot empty lot remained. But there are big plans for that small space. Where once stood boarded-up buildings used by young transients for shelter and partying, neighborhood residents envision a community center surrounded by recreation space.
NEWS
November 16, 1994 | BETH SHUSTER and MARTIN MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Gearing up for the "second phase" of their campaign, the Orange County organizers of the Proposition 187 movement say they are targeting the first of what may be dozens of elected officials across the state for recall. At a Los Angeles news conference today, organizers will announce they will seek the ouster of Los Angeles Board of Education President Mark Slavkin.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 17, 1997 | JULIA SCHEERES, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Referring to gays as a "hated minority," Los Angeles City Councilwoman Jackie Goldberg called Sunday for greater unity among those fighting all forms of discrimination. Gays and lesbians must form stronger alliances with other minority groups, Goldberg said, speaking at a conference on legal and religious issues facing homosexuals. "We are also a hated minority," Goldberg, a lesbian, said during a speech at Valley Beth Shalom synagogue in Encino.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 16, 1997 | JOSE CARDENAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In the continuing controversy over whether an Encino dog was skinned alive by humans or killed by a coyote, a Los Angeles city councilwoman called Tuesday for an investigation of the Department of Animal Services. In calling for the inquiry, Councilwoman Jackie Goldberg cited contradictory conclusions reached by animal services and independent veterinarians.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 17, 1997 | JULIA SCHEERES, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Referring to gays as a "hated community," Los Angeles City Councilwoman Jackie Goldberg called Sunday for greater unity among those fighting all forms of discrimination. Gays and lesbians must form stronger alliances with other minority groups, Goldberg said, speaking at a conference on legal and religious issues facing homosexuals. "We are also a hated minority," Goldberg, a lesbian, said during a speech at Valley Beth Shalom synagogue in Encino.
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