Marisa Lagos

politics correspondent, KQED

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Political reporter for KQED in San Francisco; former reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle

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Today, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra unveiled his ideas for police reform.

San Francisco’s efforts to drastically reform police

Today, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra unveiled his ideas for police reform.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

This week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said California could face a $54 billion shortfall if the federal government doesn’t provide help.

California’s dire financial picture

This week, Gov. Gavin Newsom said California could face a $54 billion shortfall if the federal government doesn’t provide help.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Governor Gavin Newsom launched a week-long homelessness tour today.

California has a huge budget surplus, so why isn’t more money going toward homelessness?

Governor Gavin Newsom launched a week-long homelessness tour today.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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