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Louis Sahagun

Louis Sahagun is a staff writer at the Los Angeles Times. He covers issues ranging from religion, culture and the environment to crime, politics and water. He was on the team of L.A. Times writers that earned the Pulitzer Prize in public service for a series on Latinos in Southern California and the team that was a finalist in 2015 for the Pulitzer Prize in breaking news. He is a CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California board member, and author of the book, “Master of the Mysteries: the Life of Manly Palmer Hall.”
As Trump tweets about California fires, his administration wants to expand logging

Logging has long been among California’s most divisive environmental issues — and the controversy shows little chance of cooling as the Trump administration pushes new efforts to thin forests.

As Trump tweets about California fires, his administration wants to expand logging

President Trump's tweet calling for tree-clearing as a means of fire prevention isn't just idle words — his administration is planning to allow commercial logging of healthy green pine trees in a forest north of Los Angeles.

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