Federal health officials planning to help out with a Skid Row tuberculosis outbreak might be foiled by the federal budget impasse.
That according to Los Angeles County's director of public health Jonathan Fielding, who told reporters today that the federal "sequester" that would impose deep cuts on ... More >>
The federal Centers for Disease Control says it's sending staffers to L.A. to help county and state officials deal with a tuberculosis outbreak on Skid Row.
A CDC spokeswoman told the Weekly today that staffers would likely be dispatched downtown within the next two weeks.
According to what the CD ... More >>