Shawn Hubler

Shawn Hubler

Shawn Hubler has been a reporter and columnist in California for more than three decades. Before coming to CalMatters in 2018, she served as the the deputy editorial page editor at The Sacramento Bee, spent 18 years as a staff writer and columnist at The Los Angeles Times where she shared three staff Pulitzer Prizes, and won a PEN Center West Award for literary journalism at the Los Angeles Herald Examiner.


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