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Can PG&E protect California from another deadly wildfire?

Clip: 05/17/2019 | 6m 8s Video has closed captioning.

California wildfires have been brutal recently. The worst in a century was last November’s Camp Fire, which killed 85 people and largely destroyed the town of Paradise. State investigators have confirmed a Pacific Gas & Electric transmission line caused the blaze. Amna Nawaz talks to The Wall Street Journal’s Russell Gold about how it started and whether PG&E has taken steps to prevent recurrence.

Aired: 05/17/19

Rating: NR

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