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TUESDAY, JUNE 19TH, 2007
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1. ANTI CASINO COMPACT RALLY VO/SOT
Casino employees will rally at the capitol today in opposition to the legislature's pending ratification of new Indian casino compacts. The employees say the compacts as written allow tribal casinos to intimidate them. Efforting soundbites and video.
2. ISLAMIC CIVIL RIGHTS VO/SOT
The Sacramento Valley chapter of the Council on America-Islamic Relations (CAIR) will release its 12th annual report on allegations of civil rights violations against Muslims living in the United States. The report this year focuses on allegations of delays for Muslims seeking U.S. citizenship. Efforting soundbites and video.
3. JUNETEENTH/BLACK CAUCUS CELEBRATIONS VO/SOT
The California State Library is sponsoring an exhibit showcasing the Juneteenth National Freedom Day, in observance of the day the last slaves in America were freed. At a related event, Secretary of State Deborah Bowen is hosting an exhibit at the Secretary of State building honoring the 40th Anniversary of the California Legislative Black Caucus. Efforting soundbites and video
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Green Chemistry - The Department of Toxic Substance Control will host a seminar on reducing industrial waste at the California Environmental Protection Agency building.
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is in Los Angeles for a seminar with Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on bridging the political divide.
The Senate and Assembly check in as required to collect per diem.
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