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Claire Trageser

Multimedia Enterprise Reporter

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Claire Trageser is a multimedia reporter for KPBS and inewsource. She writes and produces in depth coverage for radio, television and the web. Claire was part of the team that covered allegations of sexual harassment against former Mayor Bob Filner, his resignation and the special election that followed. She also covers the city of San Diego's budget process, helped create the interactive KPBS Budget Game and does enterprise stories about issues impacting San Diegans.

Claire studied chemistry at Reed College in Portland, Oregon. She then earned a master's degree in journalism at UC Berkeley, where she worked at the Knight Digital Media Center and completed a master's project with Michael Pollan.

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Recent Stories

Neighborhood Shuttle Proposed For Downtown San Diego

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A low-cost or free shuttle would carry passengers in downtown neighborhoods. The hope is that the shuttles would appeal to downtown workers, residents and visitors who do not want to take the bus.

Staffer Who Accused DeMaio Of Sexual Harassment Says He's No Impostor

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Justin Harper offered to Skype with KPBS to verify his identity after the spokesman for Carl DeMaio's campaign said KPBS and other news outlets were duped by an impostor in stories about a second DeMaio staffer accusing him of sexual harassment.

San Diego Chamber Gives City Leaders Funny Awards At Legislative Lounge

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The San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce gave city officials and city staff tongue-in-cheek awards at its second annual "Legislative Lounge."

No Felony Charges For DeMaio Accuser In Alleged Assault On Mom

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Todd Bosnich, the former staffer who accused congressional candidate Carl DeMaio of sexual harassment, will not face felony charges for allegedly assaulting his mother.

San Diego Predicts Extra Money For Fiscal 2016 Budget

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The city of San Diego is predicting an almost $60 million surplus for fiscal 2016, which Mayor Kevin Faulconer would like to spend on infrastructure and neighborhood investments.

Former DeMaio Aide To Face Assault, Battery Charges

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Todd Bosnich, the former staffer for Republican Carl DeMaio's congressional campaign who accused DeMaio of sexual harassment, will appear in court on Tuesday. He's accused of assaulting his mother.

Ex-DeMaio Aide Who Claimed Sexual Harassment Arrested

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Todd Bosnich, who claimed GOP congressional candidate Carl DeMaio sexually harassed him, was arrested Tuesday by San Diego police on charges of assaulting his mother.

San Diego Joins Zero: 2016, National Program To End Homelessness

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San Diego was picked to join a national program that works to eliminate homelessness among military veterans and others.

Peters Credits 'Record Of Problem Solving' For Re-Election Victory

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Democratic Rep. Scott Peters answered questions Sunday about what he credits for his apparent win in a close re-election bid and why his description of events about his GOP opponent's "campaign playbook" has been inconsistent with police reports.

Peters Increases Lead Over DeMaio In Saturday's 52nd District Vote Total

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Democratic Congressman Scott Peters increased his lead over Republican challenger Carl DeMaio in new vote totals posted online by the San Diego County registrar of voters Saturday.

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