California

CA Pension Fund Faces Crisis After Shunning Guns, Tobacco

California's public pension fund is facing an internal crisis over its past decisions to restrict its investments to socially conscious causes. A report from the Wall Street Journal indicates it is considering pivoting away from its socially conscious divesting to address its increasing budget crisis.

California Democrats to Debate Resolution Linking Anti-Semitic Attacks to Israeli Government

Progressive activists are planning to debate a resolution at this weekend's California Democratic Party convention that accuses the Israeli government of fueling the rise of anti-Semitic hate crimes in the United States and demands that elected officials spend an equal amount of time visiting Palestine if they participate in educational trips sponsored by Jewish organizations to Israel.