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Albertson's Dumps Drivers for Doordash, Critics Blame Prop 22

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A line extends the length of the frozen foods aisle at a Safeway grocery store on Market Street on March 16, 2020. (Beth LaBerge/KQED)

Over 300 California Healthcare Workers Have Died from COVID 19
Health care workers are treating more COVID19 patients than ever in this pandemic, and hospitalizations from the virus are mounting more pressure on an already strained health care system.
Reporter: Marco Siler Gonzales, KQED

Ten Percent of State's Vaccine Supply is Called Into Question
State health officials are recommending a pause in using one batch of the Moderna coronavirus vaccine because of unexpected adverse reactions.
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Albertson's Replaces Drivers, Critics Blame Prop 22
Weeks after Proposition 22 became law, we are already seeing the effects ripple out into industries beyond the “gig economy.” The country’s second-largest grocery store chain, Albertsons, is now laying off its grocery delivery employees and replacing them with contractors at DoorDash. Critics of the measure say they warned this would happen.
Reporter: Sam Harnett, KQED

New Federal Amendments Could Endanger Much of California's Desert
As the sun sets on the Trump Administration, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management has proposed removing the protected status of millions of acres of desert lands across California. Reporter: Ezra David Romero, CapRadio


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