Issue: November 14, 2013

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The feature story this week: A low-down dirty shameful dozen: 12 ways

Republicans keep screwing over poor Americans and women. Sasha Abramsky

investigates the worst national and local legislation for low-income


Elsewhere in the issue: Raheem F. Hosseini reports on the forced closure

of Sacramento's only homeless-youth center; Cosmo Garvin explores

Michelle Rhee's connection to the Calderon family; SN&R honors the

winners of the 22nd annual Sacramento Area Music Awards; Garrett McCord

gives Carpe Vino restaurant a five-star review, and more.