Kaiser Commits $130 Million to Train 10,000 for Medical Jobs

Kaiser Permanente and its labor partner are teaming up to create Futuro Health, a $130 million nonprofit to address California's healthcare worker shortage. Listen to this article: https://d28jd3p91iwyr0.cloudfront.net/public/polly_audio/kaiser.1a23ca8...

What’s the Safest City? SF, LA, or Fresno?

Fresno is a "safer" place to live than either San Francisco or Los Angeles, according to WalletHub. The personal finance website went beyond crime statistics in its "Safest Cities in America" ranking of 182 communities. Listen to this article: htt...
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These Immigrants are Making Healthcare More Human

Immigrants, already essential  to California healthcare, will  become even more important in the future. Today, one in six medical professionals, and nearly one-third of physicians, are foreign-born, and man...
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Does GOP Tax Law Help Small Businesses?

At a House hearing to discuss whether the 2017 GOP tax law — the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) — is a “help or a hindrance to Main Street,” small business owners disagreed over whether the law will benefit them in the long run. Kate Patrick Inside...
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Face-Off for Lt. Gov: Ed Hernandez vs. Eleni Kounalakis

Need last-minute prep to decide between Ed Hernandez and Eleni Kounalakis for lieutenant governor on your California ballot? Then view this video of the candidates — both Democrats — answering questions from CALmatters on their qualifications and positions ...