Marc Lifsher

Reporter, Los Angeles Times

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Sacramento-based reporter for the Los Angeles Times

Marc Lifsher on KCRW

Tesla is churning out its electrically powered cars in the Bay Area — a “green” product in what claims to be the “greenest” state in the nation.

California’s Courtship of Tesla Motors

Tesla is churning out its electrically powered cars in the Bay Area — a “green” product in what claims to be the “greenest” state in the nation.

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Whoever's elected as California’s Insurance Commissioner next week will have a lot to say about how much you pay to insure your property. We look at the candidates.

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Whoever's elected as California’s Insurance Commissioner next week will have a lot to say about how much you pay to insure your property. We look at the candidates.

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Democrat  Dave Jones  is running for re-election as  California Insurance Commissioner .

CA Insurance Commissioner Race Boils Down to Power Debate

Democrat Dave Jones is running for re-election as California Insurance Commissioner .

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