About the author
Shuka Kalantari is a reporter at KQED, focusing on health and culture among immigrant and refugee communities. She formerly produced The California Report's occasional series, Whats Your Story? The series shared perspectives from under-represented communities across the state. She's a Philosophy and Spanish & Latin American Studies graduate from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and received a Masters degree in Multimedia Health and Medicine Reporting from The City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism in 2007. You can view her stories shukakalantari.com. View all posts by Shuka Kalantari →
Some enrollees who get their health insurance through Covered California, the state’s Obamacare exchange, will be getting notices in the next few weeks requesting evidence that they are lawfully in the country. Yesterday, many news outlets reported on the Obama administration’s announcement that it was sending … Read More
- Obamacare: With One-Third of Californians Now on Medi-Cal, Can State Manage?
- On California Exchange, Only Kaiser's Rates Will Go Down in 2015
Update 6:42 PM Interview with Nancy Pelosi on Health Care: It was always in the bag KQED’s Jon Brooks posted a full transcript, audio and some commentary (always fun) about Scott Shafer’s interview with Nancy Pelosi. It’s a great overview … Read More
- Local Republican Leader Weighs In: The Discussion is About Taxes Now
- Health Decision Will Have Big Impact on California's Ethnic Communities