Skip to content

Read Full Article Here: https://capitolweekly.net/ghost-of-prop-209-haunts-november-ballot/

There have been several other legal challenges to Proposition 209 since then, including two suits in 2000 and 2010 that reached the California Supreme Court.
Similarly, there have been a number of legislative attempts to do away with Proposition 209, all of which have been unsuccessful.
“The pressure to repeal it [Proposition 209] now stems from a desire to help African-Americans in today’s circumstances.
There is some disagreement over the effects of Proposition 209 on minority groups, particularly when it comes to college admissions and retention.
In the UC system, first-year enrollment for African American students has fluctuated since Proposition 209 took effect, but has remained low at less than 4%.

No comment yet, add your voice below!


Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Related Articles