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 ...
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.