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Prop Zero Links: Wednesday, June 23



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    WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC NOVEMBER 4: A paper ballot lays in a private voting booth at a polling station on November 4, 2008 in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. After nearly two years of presidential campaigning, U.S. citizens go to the polls today to vote in the election between Democratic presidential nominee U.S. Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) and Republican nominee U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ). (Photo by Logan Mock-Bunting/Getty Images)

    November Ballot Takes Shape: Calitics has a look at what we can expect to see on the November ballot. [Calitics]

    Whitman's New Ad: As for what to expect on TV Wednesday, Meg Whitman is rolling out an ad that targets her opponent. [Capitol Weekly]

    Emissions Law Rollback Measure: An AB 32 rollback qualifies for the November ballot. AB 32 is the state's landmark greenhouse gas emissions law. [Political Blotter]

    Borrowing Plan Scaled Down: Assembly Democrats downsize the borrowing plan in their budget proposal. [Capitol Alert]

    Increase in Community College Fees: Some lawmakers are backing a plan to bump community college fees to $40 per unit. [California Watch]

    School District's Employee of Year Laid Off: LA Times columnist Steve Lopez tells the story of library technician who was named the district's employee of the year. He was laid off two days later. [LA Times]