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Suspect arrested in Sacramento | Many Californians set to lose Medicaid | Bill to ban chemicals in food

The latest North State and California news on our airwaves for Monday, April 17.

In today’s episode:

  • A suspect has been arrested after making threats against the state Capitol — CapRadio Staff
  • Californians may lose Medicaid access as pandemic protections expire — CapRadio Staff
  • Proposed legislation aims to ban chemicals used as preservatives and dyes in processed foods — CapRadio Staff
  • Q&A with tax preparer about filing taxes on wildfire settlement money — Jamie Jiang, NSPR News

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Angel Huracha has been a part of the journalism field since 2006 and has covered a range of topics. He is a graduate of Chico State with a Bachelor's degree in news-editorial and public relations with a minor in English.
Jamie is NSPR’s wildfire reporter and Report For America corps member. She covers all things fire, but her main focus is wildfire recovery in the North State. Before NSPR, Jamie was at UCLA, where she dabbled in college radio and briefly worked as podcast editor at the Daily Bruin.
Alec Stutson grew up in Colorado and graduated from the University of Missouri with degrees in Radio Journalism, 20th/21st Century Literature, and a minor in Film Studies. He is a huge podcast junkie, as well as a movie nerd and musician.