FROM Yoram Bauman
Is California’s Cap and Trade Program in Trouble? It’s another day of triple-digit temperatures in and around LA. This kind of heat wave is unusual this time of year, but scientists say we’ll feel more of them in the coming years because of climate change. Meanwhile, California’s boldest effort to fight climate change is struggling. The state’s cap-and-trade program is under fire and could end in a few years if the state doesn’t figure out a way to save it.
Gov. Jerry Brown: California and China will fight climate change together President Donald Trump reportedly wants the U.S. to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, and he’s expected to announce a decision soon. California Governor Jerry Brown heads to China to strengthen climate and clean energy ties.
Revisiting showrunner Steven Bochco on his memoir Steven Bochco, the writer-producer behind record-breaking Emmy winners Hill Street Blues, LA Law and NYPD Blue, fought battles with everyone from out-of-control actors to network censors in his long career. He isn’t afraid to tell those tales in his memoir, Truth Is a Total Defense. This week we revisit the conversation where he shared some of his favorite stories with us.