California Report

Daily 6:50AM - 6:59AM
  • Hosted by Queena Kim

KQED's statewide radio news program, providing daily coverage of issues, trends and public policy decisions affecting California and its diverse population.

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  • Monday, March 27, 2017 3:08pm
    Gov. Jerry Brown Pushes President Trump to Invest in Infrastructure. Violence Breaks Out at Trump Rally in Politically Divided Orange County. Divided Big Sur Counting on Trail to Reconnect the Community. Lawmakers Unveil Bill to Limit Cash Bail in California. What Would Singer-Payer Health Care Look Like in California?. End Music.
  • Monday, March 27, 2017 8:50am
    Speaking on NBC's "Meet the Press," Gov. Brown made his case for President Trump to approve a $650 million grant to electrify Caltrain, the commuter rail system between San Jose and San Francisco.
  • Monday, March 27, 2017 8:50am
    Four people were arrested for assault over the weekend at a pro-Trump rally that drew over 1,000 people. It was held in what has always been the region's reliable red dot: Orange County.
  • Monday, March 27, 2017 8:50am
    The Central Coast community of Big Sur has been split in two for more than a month now. Along Highway 1, there are active mudslides to the south and to the north, a condemned bridge has been demolished. A replacement isn't expected for another six months. In the meantime, locals stuck in between are counting on a new hiking trail to get them in and out.
  • Monday, March 27, 2017 8:50am
    On Monday, two Democratic lawmakers plan to reveal details of a bill that would require all California counties to offer an alternative to cash bail. The proposal, from Assemblyman Rob Bonta and Senator Bob Hertzberg, is sure to set up a big legislative fight in the Capitol.