Priya Krishnakumar

Priya Krishnakumar is a graphics and data journalist at the Los Angeles Times. Previously, she has worked at the Washington Post, Patch Media and Northwestern University's Knight Lab. She's a Northern California native and graduated from Northwestern University in 2014 with a degree in journalism. She also refuses to stop talking about how amazing the weather is in LA.
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How eight elite San Francisco families funded Gavin Newsom’s political ascent

Since he first entered politics, Newsom has been backed by a loyal coterie of San Francisco’s wealthiest families, who have provided financial support throughout his career, a Times review of fundraising disclosure reports shows.

For many women across the U.S., it’s already a post-Roe vs. Wade reality

While President Trump campaigned on a promise to appoint judges who would overturn Roe, a more likely scenario is that a conservative Supreme Court would approve wider restrictions that would eliminate certain protections for abortion rights without making abortion completely illegal.