During LA Mayor Eric Garcetti’s State of the State address on Sunday, he said thousands of city employees will have to be furloughed. He talks to us about LA’s economic troubles, stay-at-home protests in other California cities, and what cities need from the federal government during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mayor Garcetti on balancing LA’s budget
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Mayor Garcetti on furloughs, balancing budget, federal help amid COVID-19
Many LA businesses have been shut down for a month, and on Sunday, LA Mayor Eric Garcetti said thousands of city employees will have to be furloughed. He talks to us about...
11 min, 44 sec
What legal rights do Americans have to disobey stay-at-home orders?
Over the weekend, protestors in San Diego demanded that Governor Gavin Newsom lift California’s month-old stay-at-home order. Similar protests erupted in Huntington Beach,...
9 min, 36 sec
Live music likely on standstill until fall or 2021, says tour manager
Christian Coffey manages tours for Childish Gambino and Run the Jewels. He says, “Most people in the industry would agree at this point that most of the summer already seems...
9 min, 54 sec