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Mayor Jean Quan showed her support for the West Oakland Job Resource Center at a rally before Tuesday's City Council meeting.

City Council talks OPD complaint intake, new job center and cutting ties with Goldman Sachs

Several dozen people gathered on the steps of City Hall ahead of Tuesday’s city council meeting to show support for a resolution to fund the West Oakland Job Resource Center.
Oakland City Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan talks about the city's bond debt to Goldman Sachs to a group gathered at Allen Temple Baptist Church.

Kaplan, community members discuss city’s bond debt deal with Goldman Sachs

Rebecca Kaplan was once a rabbinical student, and the Oakland City Councilmember still knows her scripture well. On Wednesday afternoon, Kaplan quoted the books of Isaiah, Leviticus and Exodus while speaking during a teach-in about...