So far, Gov. Gavin Newsom has given no indication that he’s inclined to extend supplemental paid leave at least through the end of the year.
The former plant is believed to have impacted more than 10,000 properties east of Los Angeles.
The expedited process doesn’t require Republican support and may be the best chance for reform in decades.
The clock is ticking as the state’s most vulnerable water users face a tough reckoning.
As the state grapples with ongoing drought and an array of drinking water pollutants, California’s most vulnerable residents have the biggest reason to worry.
Even as retail and hospitality workers see pay hikes, the wealthiest Americans got even bigger raises during the pandemic — widening income inequality even further.
The plan has its origins with Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump’s secretary of education, and could drastically affect L.A. school budgets.
Advocates say the new approach could help transform the country’s immigration system.
Among low-turnout communities, confusion about the recall process can inhibit voter participation.
Civic and environmental groups accuse AG Hector Balderas of improper dealings with a lawyer and longtime friend.
Representatives could end what critics say is an outdated, “exploitative and discriminatory” legal framework.
The GOP seeks to spark an improbable conservative comeback in a true-blue state in the Sept. 14 vote.
The stakes are high for a region that is home to roughly four million unvaccinated residents.
The move could make it harder for landowners to sue companies that pollute water tables.
More than 50 years after I participated in the Mississippi Freedom Summer Project, the struggle for racial equality continues.
A new survey of 150,000 Americans finds private health care consistently ranks lower than public options.
Experts fear hyperlocal outbreaks in communities with low vaccination rates.
Just when Los Angeles is getting back on its feet, struggling vendors have fresh reason to worry.
The state has hit record oil and gas production, but the industry jobs outlook remains bleak.
The demise of a dynamic media ecosystem diminished L.A. but a renaissance may be underway.