March 8, 2016 – Professor Gary Blasi was quoted in a Los Angeles Times
article on Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s and Governor Jerry Brown’s impasse on whether to declare a local emergency for the homeless during El Niño.
Garcetti's request is "exactly contrary to what he was saying as to why he was not declaring a local state of emergency," said Blasi, who in the fall urged the mayor to issue such a declaration. "It's either an emergency circumstance or it's not."
Read the article.