Attorney General says set-asides are unconstitutional discrimination

...several years. "With set-asides, we are sliding back into a...Transportation Department to set aside 10 percent of its state highway...also requires minority set-asides, and state purchasing rules also set aside certain contracts for bids from...

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Opposes bias against whites, males

...article entitled, "Condon targets set-asides." It is about time that our (South...general said officially that such "set-asides" are illegal. Now, if only our governor...that spurred the creation of the set-asides in the first place." To say the very...

S.C. could lose highway money of racial bill passes

...Legislature outlaws racial set-asides. State Rep. Hunter Limbaugh...would have a big effect on set-asides at the Transportation Department...the state to abandon its set-aside program. The bill State Rep...would have a big effect on set-asides at the Transportation Department...

Former 007 spills some secrets in new book

Peppered with fun facts and cheeky asides, actor Roger Moore's book looking back on the golden anniversary of James Bond on-screen is a treat for 007 fans. He takes...

Rumpole explains 'Penge Bungalow Murders'

Ever since Rumpole of the Bailey first appeared in Englishman John Mortimer's mysteries, he has made asides referring to the Penge Bungalow Murders, a court case from very early in his career, in which he triumphed. He hasn't gone...

Local systems on notice: Historic 'color-blind' ruling

Taking their cue from U.S. Supreme Court rulings on quotas, set-asides and other ethnic-conscious policies, federal courts are commendably getting rid of race-preferences in public education...

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Equal rights hypocrites

Since a full federal U.S. appeals court affirmed last year's California ballot initiative banning quotas, set-asides and other preferential treatment for selected minorities in employment, education and contracting -- some cities, including...

Ruminates over Thomas, Davis case

...is according to the editorial editors of The Chronicle. It's strange to me (to see a person) who benefited from "set-asides" now rule against them. I believe our people will overcome the setbacks that affect us and with the help of charter schools...

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Blacks need to help themselves

...engineering programs for the federal government back in the late 1930s. They continue today in the form of welfare, set-asides, quotas and housing projects that turn into ghettos in a few years because of drugs and other social ills within the black...

'Values' victories

...isn't just about "reaching out" to give minorities a fair shake (which no one objects to); it's about quotas, set-asides, and preferential treatment for politically correct (and politically-connected) favored groups. Hence Washington state...

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