Russ Britt

LA Bureau Chief for Marketwatch.com

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LA Bureau Chief for Marketwatch.com, published by Dow Jones 

 

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Since the 1969 oil spill, Santa Barbara has not been the place where political candidates talk about increased drilling offshore.

Presidential Race Makes a Stop in California

Since the 1969 oil spill, Santa Barbara has not been the place where political candidates talk about increased drilling offshore.

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This week started with California reporting more than 6,000 new cases of coronavirus a day. That’s a record.

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The LAUSD board voted on Tuesday to cut $25 million from the school police budget. That’s a 35% decrease to a department that employs more than 450 officers.

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The Los Angeles City Council has come under ramped-up scrutiny following ongoing protests for racial justice.

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