LISTEN: Forest Service open again, RBG tributes and more on Tahoe Talk podcast |

LISTEN: Forest Service open again, RBG tributes and more on Tahoe Talk podcast

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  • Forest Service opens back up
  • Tahoe Film Fest carries on!

Quick Hits:

  • CALFIRE Recap: 3.5m acres, 7,900 incidents, 26 fatalities, 7k structures destroyed
  • RBG tributes owned the screens this weekend, Trump says he’ll name Supreme Court nominee Friday or Saturday – list is down to 5
  • California will STOP new unemployment claims for two weeks as officials tackle 600,000 person backlog caused by flood of cases as the pandemic hit (8.4% as of 9/4/20)

Deeper Dives:

  • Newsom signs 3 bills into law last week: They include:
    • A bill requiring employers to notify employees of potential COVID-19 exposure at work and to notify county health departments of outbreaks.
    • A bill that presumes essential workers were infected with COVID-19 on the job, making it easier for them to obtain workers’ compensation benefits.
    • A bill guaranteeing more Californians can return to their jobs after taking paid family leave to care for a new baby or sick loved one.
  • Fact Check: Instagram screenshot going viral that says RBG tweets “Have information that will lead to the arrest of Hilary Clinton” Pants on fire FALSE
  • Sun. 9/27 = Nat’l Chocolate Milk Day

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