California Asian-Americans show strength in blocking affirmative action revival
By Katy Murphy, MercuryNews.com
Stunned by an unexpected uprising within their party's minority base, Democratic lawmakers on Monday dropped a push to reverse California's 16-year-old ban on affirmative action in college admissions.
California affirmative action revival bill is dead By Katy Murphy, MercuryNews.com
A bill that would have let California voters reconsider the state's 16-year-old ban on race-conscious college admissions is off the table, its author announced on Monday.