James Salzman

UC Santa Barbara / UCLA

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James Salzman is Professor of Environmental Law at the UCSB Bren School and  UCLA Law School.

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Governor Jerry Brown has lifted emergency drought restrictions in all but four counties in California.

With drought officially over in California, can we take long showers?

Governor Jerry Brown has lifted emergency drought restrictions in all but four counties in California.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The recent rain in Southern California has many rejoicing, but scientists say we should prepare for hotter, drier years ahead.

KCRW Live: The Human Face of Drought

The recent rain in Southern California has many rejoicing, but scientists say we should prepare for hotter, drier years ahead.

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Hundreds of Trump supporters stormed the Capitol building on Wednesday, ransacking the House and Senate chambers and the offices of some lawmakers.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about some this remarkable year for President Trump and his legal issues.

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Following the January 6 insurrection at the U.S.

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The peaceful transition of power for the first time in US history appeared to hang in the balance this week.

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Governor Gavin Newsom’s approval rating was above 60% in June. Now California is one of the world’s coronavirus hotspots, and Governor Newsom is facing another recall attempt.

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Gov. Gavin Newsom has named Secretary of State Alex Padilla to fill Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’ Senate seat. He’ll be California’s first Latino U.S. Senator.

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“My hospital already feels like a war zone. COVID is already ravaging our country. I did not think we could sink any lower," LA physician Anna Granata told KCRW.

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The drive to force a vote on removing Gavin Newsom from office is picking up steam, spurred on by anger over coronavirus restrictions and other conservative grievances.

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In LA County right now, COVID-19 is killing one person every eight minutes .

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