Columnists Opinion

New hope for Inglewood schools: a state audit

Last month, the Joint Legislative Audit Committee — a panel of California lawmakers that oversees state agencies — approved a request for a performance audit of the state-run Inglewood Unified School District. The approved audit is the committee’s recognition that Senate Bill 533 — which in 2012 authorized up to $55 million in state funds […]

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Baltimore is Lynch’s first major test

In the days immediately before Loretta Lynch’s confirmation as attorney general, one of her advisers noted that she felt that law enforcement is good for minority communities. He went further and said that she feels strongly that police and minority communities have much more in common than differences. That is probably an accurate read on […]