We look at what happened in California politics this week. Plus, how the Southern California Edison tower may have been involved in the Saddleridge fire that broke out a week ago. And, how to shop L.A.'s Thai markets.
State of Affairs
A recap of what happened this week in California politics.
- Carla Marinucci, Politico
- Jack Pitney, Claremont-McKenna College
Cal State University Formerly Incarcerated Students
Cal State Fullerton is celebrating the one-year anniversary of its support service for enrolled students who've served time in prison. The low-cost, off-campus house is touted as one-of-a-kind:
- Adolfo Guzman-Lopez, KPCC higher education reporter
The L.A. Times shed light this week on a cheating scandal that has shaken the traditionally quiet pharmacy industry in California. State officials have invalidated more than 1,000 pharmacists’ test scores because of cheating on a state licensing exam, and many say they have lost wages and job opportunities as a result.
- Soumya Karlamangla, Los Angeles Times reporter
Food Friday: Thai markets
For this week's edition of Food Friday, we learn how to shop at a Thai market.
- Quincy Surasmith, LAist contributor
Our picks for the best things to do in Southern California this weekend.
- Leo Duran, KPCC producer