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Five things to know about California's new US Senator, Alex Padilla

Original post made on Dec 23, 2020

Gov. Gavin Newsom's chosen successor to Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is a tech-minded voting rights booster and a Latino who came of age during the nativist political upheaval of the 1990s.

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Posted by Novelera
a resident of Midtown
on Dec 23, 2020 at 2:01 pm

Novelera is a registered user.

Thank you for the interesting article. I did not know about all of Alex Padilla's achievements. I applaud all the significant efforts to increase California voter turnout. And I was SO glad to see plastic bags go.

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