Joel B. Pollak

Joel B. Pollak

Articles by Joel B. Pollak

L.A. County Lets Restaurants Reopen for Outdoor Dining by End of Week

LOS ANGELES, California — Los Angeles County health authorities announced Monday that they would permit area restaurants to resume service for outdoor dining by the end of the week, after Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) lifted stay-at-home coronavirus orders.

An employee works inside the kitchen at "Eat At Joe's", which has remained open for outdoor dining in defiance of reimposed Los Angeles County Covid-19 restrictions in order to keep employees paid during the holidays, in Redondo Beach, California, December 1, 2020. - Owner Alex Jordan hung a "French Laundry" …

Report: California to End Stay-at-Home Coronavirus Orders

The State of California will reportedly lift stay-at-home orders that applied to most counties in the state on Monday, as a surge in coronavirus cases that had limited hospital capacity in many regions has begun to subside.

California Gov. Gavin Newsom, left, and Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg tour a cooling center at the Tsakopoulos Library Galleria, Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020, in Sacramento, Calif. Newsom declared an emergency Tuesday over wildfires burning throughout California as the state's power grid operator pleaded with residents and businesses to continue conserving …

New Mexico Voted for Biden; Now Regrets Oil, Gas Suspension

The State of New Mexico voted for Joe Biden in November, sending its five electoral votes to the Democratic candidate. Yet today the state is alarmed by newly-inaugurated President Biden’s 60-day suspension of oil and gas leasing.

New Mexico oil fracking (Paul Ratje / AFP / Getty)

Pollak: Where Trump Supporters Go from Here

The immediate task is to push back against Joe Biden’s radical policies. Beyond that, rebuilding without Donald Trump must still include his policies, the “MAGA” agenda.

Trump farewell (Tom Brenner / Getty)

L.A. Times: Joe Biden Will ‘Make America California Again’

The Los Angeles Times published an analysis of President-elect Joe Biden’s forthcoming policies and concluded that he wants to “make America California again.” Not the Ronald Reagan version: rather, the contemporary left-wing bubble.

California tattoo (Vivianna_love / Flickr / CC / Cropped))