Garcetti Writes Open Letter About Homeless

By Jayson Campadonia, KABC

In an open letter posted Tuesday Garcetti says he takes full responsibility for the response to the homeless problem.  The letter comes a week after a report showed the homeless population has jumped over 15-percent since last year, as well as a flood of critics coming out saying Garcetti isn’t doing anything to fix the problem.  Garcetti also says in his letter he’s adding a team to his office this week to fast-track funds for housing.

 

 

The Trump Administration is cutting almost one-billion dollars from federal funding for California’s high-speed rail.

The Trump Administration is cutting almost one-billion dollars from federal funding for California’s high-speed rail.

  http://images.tritondigitalcms.com/6616/sites/320/2019/05/16144006/Rail-Cash-V1-KT.mp3 By Kevin Tripp, KABC The US Department of Transportation says they’re cutting the funds because California is failing to make progress on the project. They’re halting a 929-million dollar grant that’s part of a 2010 agreement. Governor Gavin Newsom says the decision is illegal. The Trump Administration is also considering asking California to…Continue Reading

SF journalist’s home raided over confidential source

SF journalist’s home raided over confidential source

Freelance journalist Bryan Carmody found himself the target of San Francisco police after he refused to identify a confidential source in the death of the city’s longtime public defender, Jeff Adachi. “They seized 55 items from my home while they were in the process of searching my home,” Carmody said on 790 KABC’s The Morning…Continue Reading