This presented a problem when then-Mayor Gavin Newsom appointed Barbara Garcia to lead the department. Garcia, who resigned in 2018 after a corruption investigation, was not a doctor, so she couldn’t serve as the health officer. Aragón’s years of work in community health and research in epidemiology and infectious disease — along with his medical degree — made him a good fit for the job. He was appointed to the position by the Board of Supervisors in 2010. … [Read more...] about He’s been SF’s most powerful person in pandemic response. You don’t know his name
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Monday, however, the Guatemalans allowed flights to resume. By then, the 16-year-old had taken three flights in less than two weeks and stayed in a string of strange hotel rooms across the southern United States amid a pandemic in which public health officials recommend limiting travel and sheltering in place. … [Read more...] about Under Trump policy, U.S. plays custody keep-away with migrant children
Mike Howell, a former Trump administration official in the Homeland Security Department’s Office of the General Counsel and a senior advisor at the Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank, said administration officials should “stop issuing any renewal or work authorization” as they try to fix the procedural issues identified by the court and again rescind DACA. … [Read more...] about The Supreme Court rejected Trump’s attempt to end DACA. Now what?