Lisa Alferis

KQED "State of Health" blog

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Editor of KQED's “State of Health” blog

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President Obama's latest executive action on immigration could be especially good news for more than a million illegal immigrants in California.

Will Executive Action Mean Heathcare After All?

President Obama's latest executive action on immigration could be especially good news for more than a million illegal immigrants in California.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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LA City Council expanded restrictions on street camping this week, while advocates for the unhoused called for a pause on such bans during the Omicron surge.

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Joseph Carson has spent most of his career as a federal employee challenging everything from the country’s nuclear weapons program to its whistleblower adjudication infrastructure.

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The Biden administration is offering four free antigen COVID tests to each household in the U.S., and signups open today. Test results are available within 30 minutes.

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Josh Barro’s final episode as host of Left, Right & Center

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The supply chain backlog increased toxic emissions at the ports in 2021. There’s a plan to clean things up, but residents worry it’s not moving fast enough.

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California is losing its leadership position in the effort to mitigate climate change, and politics and other disasters may be to blame, according to a state lawmaker.

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A new nature preserve in the Tehachapi Mountains and Southern Sierra Nevada aims to become a sanctuary for California’s iconic species to adjust to climate change.

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After nearly two years of free bus rides, LA Metro is resuming fare collection this week.

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LAUSD requires students and staff to submit a COVID test before returning to school on Tuesday. More than 60,000 have tested positive, and that has parents worried.

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