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.
043: Diesel Trucks Could be Eliminated in CA; Weed Tax Shortfall & Laffer Curve; Solving CA’s Housing Crisis
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) How diesel trucks could be nearly eliminated in California under a proposed new law; (2) How the weed tax shortfall taught California Democrats the logic of the Laffer Curve; (3) Solving California's housing crisis demands action.
042: SCOTUS won’t Intervene in San Diego Pension Case; CA Threatens Catholic Confession; Cannabis Cash and Bribery
In this episode, we're discussing: the SCOTUS has elected not to intervene in a major San Diego pension case; California is threatening the Catholic seal of confession; there's so much cannabis cash and it's being used for bribery.
041: Students Suing Colleges for Admission Scandal; CA Considering Right to Repair; Tech Industry Lacks Empathy
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) Students are suing colleges for the current admission scandal; (2) CA is considering Right to Repair legislation and (3) Gov. Gavin Newsom says that the tech industry lacks empathy.
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) how California wants $100 billion towards clean energy; (2) the DMV is being audited over accusations of voter fraud and (3) the ridiculous number of illegal guns in California. Also, listener questions and tweets!
039: CA Supreme Court Rules on CalPERS; Student Loan Legislation; Bryce Harper Says CA Taxes Are Too High
In this episode, we're discussing: (1) how the California Supreme Court is starting to hear and rule on CalPERS cases; (2) Proposed student loan legislation; (3) Bryce Harper cites state taxes as a reason why he didn't choose a California team.
038: Proposed Anti-Soda Bill; Berkley Wants to Boycott Amazon; Ridiculous Public University Positions
In this episode, we're unpacking: (1) the proposed anti-soda bill; (2) Berkley wants to boycott Amazon; (3) Ridiculous positions our public universities are funding.
In this episode, we're talking about the new Bullet Train slow down; the business of birthright citizenship and how tax receipts are down.