Bloomberg Billionaires Index
Rob LaFranco runs the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, a daily ranking of the world's richest people.
Bill Gates of Microsoft is no longer the world's richest person. A surge this morning in shares of Amazon.com Inc.
Jul. 27, 2017
from To the Point
Josh Barro, Megan McArdle and David Dayen discuss the Texas law prohibiting most abortions, Senator Manchin’s warning shot, and the future of the Fed.
from Left, Right & Center
If you live in California and care at all about a sudden change of leadership in this state, you’ll want to vote in the 2021 recall election.
from News Special Programming
California’s unemployment department has consistently been one of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s biggest political liabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
from News Stories
The Caldor Fire has burned more than 200,00 acres in the Sierra Nevada mountains, and 53,000 residents of South Lake Tahoe have evacuated.
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Leafly Senior Editor David Downs talks about how Newsom has dealt with the burgeoning cannabis market, and whether pot will have a role to play when he’ll likely be on the 2022 ballot.
from KCRW Features
California Gov. Gavin Newsom now seems likely to survive the effort to recall him, but he should reflect on what got him into trouble.
from News Stories
The leading Republican candidate in the California recall election is trying to build a multi-ethnic coalition of voters — and overcome criticism for his views on race.
Secretary of State Shirley Weber said the total cost of the special election could exceed $300 million.
from Zócalo's Connecting California
In a 90-minute interview, John Cox discussed COVID-19 “hysteria,” homelessness and other key California issues as he seeks traction in the Newsom recall election.