Linda Rogers

Linda Rogers

Linda Rogers has been with CalMatters for more than three years, following a 22-year career at the Los Angeles Times. She has extensive experience handling news, analysis and investigations, emphasizing accountability in public policy and politics. As California Political Editor at the Los Angeles Times, she oversaw the Sacramento bureau, ran state campaign and election coverage and managed public opinion polls conducted with USC. Linda has also directed and edited coverage of nonpolitical California news and international affairs. Before coming to California she was Editor of World Press Review magazine in New York City. She has degrees in English and journalism from the University of Michigan.

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