Thousands of Teachers Strike in Los Angeles

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Thousands of Teachers Strike in Los Angeles

Thousands of teachers in Los Angeles are still on the picket line today. They went on strike yesterday over wages and classroom sizes. Schools are still open and being staffed by substitutes, but yesterday Governor Gavin Newsom urged the teachers to return to their classrooms because the impasse is "disrupting the lives of too many kids and their families."
Guest: Deborah Roman, LA Unified Teacher

PG&E Clients Scrambling to React Fast to Utility's Bankruptcy Filing

PG&E’s announcement that it will seek bankruptcy protection has forced companies that do business with it to think fast.
Reporter: Lily Jamali

Camp Fire Survivors React to PG&E's Intent to File for Bankruptcy

Survivors of the Camp Fire heard yesterday that PG&E plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The utility’s equipment is at center of the investigation into Camp fire, a fire which killed at least 86 people and caused billions in damages. So as you can imagine, survivors reaction to PG &E’s big news sits between outrage and disillusionment.
Reporter: Polly Stryker

A Precedent-Setting Labor Suit in the Central Valley

A Central Valley farmworker has won a $1 million settlement in a labor retaliation suit. The lawsuit was not against his employer, but his former employer’s attorney. And it’s precedent-setting.
Reporter: Alex Hall

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