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Los Angeles Child Protection Checkup

Daniel Heimpel | Posted 11.12.2014 | Impact
Daniel Heimpel

Today, we at Fostering Media Connections released our second quarterly "Checkup" on the developmental health of Los Angeles County's child protection reform effort.

Fighting Ebola in Sierra Leone

Claire Fordham | Posted 12.08.2014 | Impact
Claire Fordham

Back home in the United States after three weeks helping fight the Ebola crisis in Sierra Leone, Dr. Suzanne Donovan is flying to Nairobi this weekend -- at the invitation of the United Nations -- to speak about Ebola management to representatives from seven African countries.

Protect Our Hospitals, Doctors, Patients and Health Care Workers -- Vote No on Prop 46

Mark Ridley-Thomas | Posted 11.22.2014 | Los Angeles
Mark Ridley-Thomas

Proposition 46 is a November 4 ballot measure that would raise the cap on medical malpractice awards that result from lawsuits filed against doctors, nurses, hospitals and community health clinics.

'Champion of Labor' Sheila Kuehl's Next Challenge: LA County Government

Peter Dreier | Posted 05.03.2014 | Los Angeles
Peter Dreier

Kuehl is well-known for her legislative skills, her compassion, and her quick sense of humor. What many don't know is that she's also a policy wonk who already understands the details of LA County's complex $26 billion budget.

Millions Of Dollars Go Into Child Sex Trafficking In LA

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 06.12.2012 | Los Angeles

"I was raped. I was beat. I was hit by a car. I've had guns pulled out on me. I was forced to do all kinds of unimaginable things." These are the w...