News Panel for September 24, 2010
Unemployment in California reached 12.4% this month, the 3rd highest in the nation. Ballot proposition 23 would repeal AB 32, the state's global warming law. Key provisions of the new national healthcare legislation went into effect this week. And ten candidates for mayor of Oakland debated a range of difficult issues facing the cash-strapped city.
- Carolyn Said, Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle
- Craig Miller, Climate Watch, KQED Public Radio
- Victoria Colliver, Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle
- Aimee Allison, Publisher, OaklandSeen.com
Also on KQED.org this week ...
Homeless U: How Students Study and Survive on the Streets
As part of its SF Homeless Project, KQED profiles college students who live in cars, couch surf and sneak into campus buildings to spend the night.
Watch Film School Shorts Online
Featuring the best short student films from major institutions like NYU, Columbia University, UCLA, USC and University of Texas, that have wowed audiences at Cannes, Sundance, Toronto, Telluride and SXSW.