Reporter Roundup for May 8

Reporter Roundup: Faces Behind the Jobless Claims

On the May 8 edition of the Reporter Roundup, KPCC reporters dig into the latest unemployment claims, nursing home deaths and the impact of COVID-19 on Filipino nurses.

KPCC’s David Wagner looks at the human factors behind Friday’s devastating jobless claims.

Reporter Josie Huang reports on the dangers facing Filipino nurses who are on the frontlines of fighting the coronavirus.

KPCC’s Jackie Fortier discusses the convergence of nursing home deaths, economic inequality and race and explores why people of color are being hit particularly hard.

Featured Reporters:

David Wagner @radiowagner

Jackie Fortier @JackieFortier

Josie Huang @josie_huang

Erick Galindo @ErickGEEE

Adriene Hill @adrienehill

This program has been produced through a collaboration with LAist and KPCC.

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Reporter Roundup: L.A. IG to Look at Nursing Homes

On the May 26 edition of the Reporter Roundup, KPCC reporters discuss what L.A.’s new Inspector General will be investigating, how COVID-19 is changing the birthing process and concerns with corporate landlords.

KPCC’s Jackie Fortier reports on a decision by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors to investigate the county’s nursing homes. A high number of coronavirus related deaths have occurred inside the care facilities. 

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Reporter Roundup for May 27

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Reporter Roundup for May 28

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