- Newsmaker: Implications of New County Budget - Tomorrow LA county supervisors will get a 16 billion-dollar budget proposal. Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky says that energy costs, which have doubled since last year, have pushed the county to look for cheaper power. He offers some thoughts on funding for health services that have also been affected by budgetary demands.
- Reporter's Notebook: Cox Chides Democrats for Energy-less Faith - After a bipartisan meeting with Governor Davis, Christopher Cox and fellow California Republican congressmen have called for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to slash wholesale power prices. Cox, rumored as a possible appointee to the 9th circuit court of appeals, criticizes deregulation and chides Democrats for a lack of faith in Washington.