31Jan

January 31, 2018

TOP POLITICAL STORIES​​​​​​​   Local/Regional Politics:   Better air, more jobs seen with $70M climate grant given to Fresno Fresno Bee A new Fresno City College satellite campus in southwest Fresno is the flagship project in a package of plans that won a $70 million grant from the California Strategic Growth Council on Tuesday. The council […]

30Jan

January 30, 2018

Top Policy/Political Stories Local/Regional State Federal Additional information on the following topics   Agriculture/Food Criminal Justice/Public Safety Economy/ Jobs Education Environment/Energy Health/Human Services Immigration Land Use/Housing Public Finances Transportation Water “Xtra“​ Editorials TOP POLITICAL STORIES​​​​​​​   Local/Regional Politics:   Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship – Deadline Fast Approaching – Applications for two $56,000 Fellowships Due […]

29Jan

January 29, 2018

TOP POLITICAL STORIES​​​​​​​   Local/Regional Politics:   State scores Temperance Flat dam project at a big fat zero. Boosters are pushing back Fresno Bee An application for $1 billion of state bond money to build Temperance Flat dam east of Fresno scored a dismal zero from the California Water Commission on the cost-benefit ratio, potentially […]

26Jan

January 26, 2018

TOP POLITICAL STORIES​​​​​​​  Local/Regional Politics: New program donated by Wonderful Company KernGoldenEmpire.com The Makerspace combines science, technology, engineering, art and math through student inquiry. Made possible by a $10,000 grant from The Wonderful Company, in the three months it’s been open the Makerspace has had a big impact on students.   Community feedback sparks ideas for […]

25Jan

January 25, 2018

TOP POLITICAL STORIES​​​​​​​   Local/Regional Politics:   Senate intelligence panel denied access to Nunes memo CNN Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr’s staff has not been given access to a classified memo drafted by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, a sign of how closely House Republicans are guarding allegations of Justice Department wrongdoing over […]

24Jan

January 24, 2018

TOP POLITICAL STORIES​​​​​​​ Receive the Maddy Daily in your inbox every morning! To subscribe or unsubscribe, please send an email to Program Coordinator at mjeans@csufresno.edu   Local/Regional Politics: Wonderful Public Service Graduate Fellowship – Deadline Fast Approaching – Applications for two $56,000 Fellowships Due Friday, March 16th, 2018 The Maddy Institute Through the generosity of The Wonderful Company, […]

23Jan

January 23, 2018

Top Policy/Political Stories Local/Regional State Federal Additional information on the following topics   Agriculture/Food Criminal Justice/Public Safety Economy/ Jobs Education Environment/Energy Health/Human Services Immigration Land Use/Housing Public Finances Transportation Water “Xtra“​ Editorials TOP POLITICAL STORIES​​​​​​​   Local/Regional Politics:   Valley air district receives $88 million from CARB for reducing emissions Bakersfield Californian The San Joaquin […]

22Jan

January 22, 2018

TOP POLITICAL STORIES​​​​​​​ Receive the Maddy Daily in your inbox every morning! To subscribe or unsubscribe, please send an email to Program Coordinator at mjeans@csufresno.edu Local/Regional Politics:   Secret House Republican (Nunes) memo causes new rifts over Russia investigation Los Angeles Times Conservative Republicans are pushing to release a memo containing classified information about the federal investigation […]

18Jan

January 18, 2018

Top Policy/Political Stories Local/Regional State Federal Additional information on the following topics   Editorials Agriculture/Food Criminal Justice/Public Safety Economy/ Jobs Education Environment/Energy Health/Human Services Immigration Land Use/Housing Public Finances Transportation Water “Xtra”​ TOP POLITICAL STORIES​​​​​​​   Local/Regional Politics:   Fresno Unified, teachers union avoid strike, reach tentative deal The Fresno Bee Fresno Unified and the […]