California pension bill targets Russia’s anti-gay laws

Posted: September 2, 2013 in Uncategorized

The efforts of a San Francisco legislator to keep California’s largest pension funds from investing millions of dollars in Russia is turning into an international affair – with a Russian diplomat claiming that a new law has been unfairly characterized by the media as antigay.State Sen. Mark Leno, whose resolution would curb investments from the state’s largest pension funds, said Russian officials’ dismissive attitude toward the backlash over the law shows that they are in “deep denial.” – See more at: http://www.russianews.net/index.php/sid/216779738/scat/723971d98160d438#sthash.9QET1Dh4.dpuf

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