How Californians are reacting to planned PG&E power outage
Clip: 10/10/2019 | 7m 56s
The power is still out across a wide swath of Northern California. Officials from utility company PG&E are conducting a planned blackout to reduce the risk of wildfire from high winds mixing with dry weather. But anger is building among the many residents who don’t agree with the timing or logic of the outage. William Brangham reports and talks to Matthias Gafni of the San Francisco Chronicle.
Aired: 10/10/19Video has closed captioning.
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