News Panel for June 25, 2010
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev visits California with the hope of creating a high tech center in his country, a runoff election for Lt. Governor Maldonado's senate seat on the Central Coast seems likely, a look at some of the initiatives that have qualified for the November ballot and Oakland braces for cuts to their police department as they try to balance the city's budget.
- Carla Marinucci, Political Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle
- Josh Richman, Regional Legal & Political Affairs Reporter, Oakland Tribune
- John Wildermuth, Writer, San Francisco Chronicle
- Matthai Kuruvila, Staff Writer, San Francisco Chronicle
Also on KQED.org this week ...
KQED Celebrates Black History Month
KQED proudly celebrates the diversity of our community by commemorating Black History Month. During February, KQED Public TV 9 and KQED 88.5 FM schedule programs that focus on African American themes and issues.
"Boomtown" History of the San Francisco Bay Area
KQED's "Boomtown" series will seek to identify what is happening in real time in the current boom, and also draw out the causes and possible solutions to the conflicts and pressures between the old and the new.