Come join Progressive Mariposa for Mariposa’s first ever Pride event on Saturday, June 26. It will be from 10am to 2pm on the lawn of the historic courthouse in Mariposa.
Come enjoy a day of family fun! The kid’s play area will be stocked with fun games like lawn bowling, kids golf, ring toss, bubble machine, and inflatable rainbow fun! They’ll be serving Stick’s Iced Coffee, water bottles, Donuts A Go Go Rainbow Donuts, and Lemonade Slushies. L & J Tamales will be serving up elote, loaded nachos, and shredded beef tacos. Dixon’s Fixins will be serving up hots dogs, brauts, and chips. Jaxton’s Pops will be curating rainbow popsicles! There will also be a fresh fruit stand! They’ll be blasting some queer anthems to boogie to! They’ll have corn hole and maybe even tournament with prizes…stay tuned for… Continue reading
Recently, the Mariposa County Civil Grand Jury issued an Interim Report on their investigation of Mariposa County Department of Public Works.
The 2020-2021 Mariposa County Civil Grand Jury (MCCGJ) investigated the Public Works Department (PWD) Road Crews and found five major areas of concern that must be addressed: A hostile working environment, questionable Human Resources structure and behavior, inefficient operational performance, potential fiscal malfeasance and safety violations.
You can read the entire report HERE.
REDISTRICTING – WHY IT MATTERS
Every 10 years, redistricting is done for most of the different political jurisdictions in America. Why should you care? Redistricting affects us at our local, state, and federal levels – County Board of Supervisors, State Assembly, State Senate, and Federal Congressional District boundary lines may be shifted and Mariposa County may find itself in a different Congressional District – perhaps Devin Nunes’ instead of Tom McClintock’s?
Once every 10 years, voting-district maps change…
Let’s make sure they are fair!
Here are two workshops you can attend (via Zoom) to prepare you for the local and statewide public hearings to be held.
June 17, 2021 – LOCAL REDISTRICTING – (League of Women Voters/Fresno & California Common Cause)
Learn how local redistricting affects you and the diverse communities you serve, and how to get… Continue reading
The House Judiciary Committee has just released a transcript of their closed door interview with former Trump White House counsel Don McGahn, and we have it right here for you to read!
Check it out at https://bit.ly/3x9Tcnn
Progressive Mariposa is proud be 1 of the 302 advocacy, civic, faith & labor groups representing nearly 2.5 million Americans in 43 states and the District of Columbia asking President Biden @POTUS