In this episode, we're discussing: (1) How a Silicon Valley union is suing over a housing project and weaponizing environmental law; (2) Californians are now paying higher gas prices but cities are reducing vehicle lanes and (3) California Democrats endorse 14 policy goals for 2020.
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) New background check on ammunition law; (2) How we could become the first state to limit law enforcement's use of facial recognition technology; (3) California ranks low in how well we care for children.
In this episode, we're breaking down and analyzing the California Democratic Party State Convention. Hear clips from Beto O'Rourke, Cory Booker, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Nancy Pelosi and more!
049: CA Bill Limits Interest Rates to Fix Poverty; Bill to Cap Rent Increases; Two New School Tax Hikes for the 2020 Ballot
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) How a CA bill aims to limit interest rates in the name of fixing poverty; (2) How a bill to cap rent increases has moved forward; (3) Two new tax measures on the 2020 ballot for schools.
048: California’s Poverty Puzzle; CA Has Slowest Population Growth on Record; Uber & Lyft Employment Status
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) California's increasing poverty problem; (2) California records the slowest population growth period on record in 2018 and (3) Uber and Lyft are pushing legislation to define whether they're employees or independent contractors.
047: CA Bill Aims to Appoint Public Health Vaccination Official; Police Deadly Force Bill; Nepotism in CA Government
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) A new California bill aims to appoint a public health official to oversee vaccination exemptions; (2) A legislative compromise could spur California to pass the strictest police deadly-force bill in the Country; (3) Nepotism investigation expands at a California tax agency. Plus, our new debate segment!
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) How minimum wage hikes are killing jobs; (2) Newsom is investigating why the gas is so expensive and (3) there's some new liberal legislation coming down the pipe.
045: CA Law Enforcement Agencies Resisting Sanctuary Laws; Newsom Halts Deal Penalty; Bill Attempts to Force Trump to Release Tax Records
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) Many California law enforcement agencies are resisting sanctuary laws and cooperating with ICE; (2) Gavin Newsom halts the death penalty for 737 inmates and (3) there's a California bill that would force Trump to release his tax records in order to get on the 2020 statewide ballot.
044: It’s Tax Time; CA Looking to Ban Small Hotel Shampoo Bottles; CA Struggles with How To Charge Wildfire Costs
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) It's tax time and California is hoping our tax receipts help make up the budget shortfall; (2) California is looking to ban small hotel shampoo bottles; (3) CA still wants PG&E to be liable for the wildfires while also looking to spread the cost to everyone else.