Frustrated with campus discourse limits, California Republicans take on ‘free speech zones’

May 24, 2017

By Melanie Mason on The San Diego Union-Tribune

In the realm of political odd couples, state Sen. Jim Nielsen of Gerber and aspiring public interest lawyer Nicolas Tomas may be among the oddest. Tomas, a 26-year-old Democrat, is a promoter of the vegan lifestyle. Nielsen, a 72-year-old Republican, is a cattleman and dairyman by trade. . . ...