California's unemployment fraud climbs to $20 billion

California has paid at least $20 billion dollars in fraudulent unemployment benefits since the start of the pandemic. Adam Beam, a California reporter for the Associated Press, joins Lana Zak on CBSN to discuss. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in… Continue reading California's unemployment fraud climbs to $20 billion

Polls close Tuesday in California's recall election

Polls close Tuesday in California’s gubernatorial recall election. A total of 46 candidates are looking to unseat Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom. If more than 50% of voters approve the recall, the candidate with the most votes becomes governor. Eric Ting with the San Francisco Chronicle spoke with CBSN’s Lana Zak about why this recall effort… Continue reading Polls close Tuesday in California's recall election

Biden tours the West before California rally for Governor Newsom

President Biden made his first visit to the West Coast on Monday since taking office. He’s scheduled to campaign on behalf of California Governor Gavin Newsom in Long Beach ahead of Tuesday’s governor recall election. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes, USA Today White House correspondent Courtney Subramanian, and Politico congressional reporter Nicholas… Continue reading Biden tours the West before California rally for Governor Newsom

New York City and California mandate vaccines for public workers

Officials across the U.S. are reconsidering what can be done to keep Americans safe as the school year nears. Dr. Dyan Hes, founder of Gramercy Pediatrics, joins CBSN AM to discuss the latest developments in the coronavirus pandemic. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across… Continue reading New York City and California mandate vaccines for public workers