Robert Welkos began reporting for CTFN in August of 2014. He covers utility, cable, and banking deals, among other matters and has proven adept at picking apart state regulatory processes and regulatory reviews with public interest hurdles. Robert spent 20 years as a reporter for the Los Angeles Times, covering the legal beat among other matters, and shared in two Pulitzer Prizes awarded to the newspaperâ€™s Metro staff. He has reported on numerous state and federal trials and served as the Timesâ€™ entertainment industry legal affairs writer covering Hollywood and the law. Robert was also a correspondent for the Associated Press.