The American River Current

Los Rios to see increased funding with Proposition 30’s passing

Carlos Guerrero and Sergio Portela

November 25, 2012

ARC students react after Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax plan wins with 53.9 percent of vote Proposition 30, Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax plan, passed 53.9 percent to 46.1 percent on Nov. 7. The plan known as the “schools and local public safety protection act” creates four separate tax brackets for high...

Job Creation

Job Creation

Sarah Scott and Sarah Scott

October 24, 2012

Obama: President Barack Obama intends to create more American jobs by offering incentives to companies for keeping production in the states, primarily through tax cuts.  He will also propose tax cuts for businesses that are hiring and raising employee wages, while eliminating tax breaks for companies th...

Election 2012-Reproductive health issues

Election 2012-Reproductive health issues

Sarah Scott and Sarah Scott

October 10, 2012

Obama: President Barack Obama believes that women’s health care choices are personal decisions to be made by a woman and her doctor. In 2010, Obama passed the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, which states that women will not be denied coverage based on health conditions or be charged h...

Know your vote

Sarah Scott and Sarah Scott

September 19, 2012

Obama: The backbone of President Barack Obama’s student loan reform centers on reducing private loans and increasing federal direct loans. Obama explained in his Democratic National Convention speech that this would allow students to borrow directly from the government; eliminating the risk of taki...

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