COVID-19 Has Pushed Childcare Industry to the Brink
A new report out today paints a grim picture of the future of child care in our state. The industry was struggling even before the COVID-19 pandemic. Now it’s been driven to the brink.
Reporter: Katie Orr, KQED
Cal State Moves Closer to Requiring Ethnic Studies Classes
In higher education it’s looking more and more like undergrads at the 23 Cal State University campuses will be required to take an ethnic studies class.
Reporter: Adolfo Guzman-Lopez, KPCC
State Officials Say Undocumented Immigrants Must Be Included in the Census
Yesterday, President Donald Trump ordered the Commerce Department to exclude undocumented immigrants from the Census. The move was roundly condemned as unlawful by several California lawmakers and top government officials.
Reporter: Farida Jhabvala Romero, KQED
Conservative Group Sues to Reopen Schools This Fall
A conservative nonprofit is suing Governor Gavin Newsom and state officials on behalf of nine parents. They claim the statewide order which prevents districts from holding in-person classes is unconstitutional.
Reporter: Hannah Hagemann, KQED
For Many, Working From Home Will Outlast the Pandemic
Sacramento area workers say they want to keep working from home when the coronavirus threat is over. A new poll finds that employers are listening to their workers and making plans for the future.
Reporter: Pauline Bartolone, CapRadio
Lassen Wolf Pack Has Eight New Pups
California's only wolf pack is growing. for the fourth straight year, Scientists have announced northeastern California is home to eight new wolf pups. But advocates worry efforts by the Trump administration could threaten the future of wolf recovery.
Reporter: Lesley McClurg, KQED