Mark Sauer hosts KPBS Roundtable, a lively discussion of the week's top stories. Local journalists join Sauer to provide insight into how these stories affect residents of the San Diego region.
Pandemic And Protests12/06/2020 Duración: 26min
Roundtable returns from hiatus to discuss the two major stories driving our coverage. A KPBS investigation looks into the use of force by local police, residents of Southeast San Diego describe their interactions with law enforcement, and more places reopen in San Diego county as COVID-19 restrictions ease.
Living With The Coronavirus Pandemic13/03/2020 Duración: 25min
Cruise lines, concerts, classes, conventions, conferences, even conversations. The novel coronavirus is disrupting most aspects of daily life in San Diego, just as it is in the rest of the world.
Roundtable: March Primary Recap06/03/2020 Duración: 25min
Our panel parses the (partial) primary results pertinent to San Diego County for president, mayor of San Diego, 50th and 53rd Congressional Districts and Measures A, B and C.
The California Primary Is Early, Big And Important28/02/2020 Duración: 26min
What a difference a date makes. This is the first year the California Primary is early enough to have some influence on the selection of a presidential nominee. And there are plenty of important local races and issues to decide.
Roundtable: Candidate For Judge Posted Racist Jokes On Facebook21/02/2020 Duración: 25min
A candidate for Superior Court judge in San Diego has posted several racist and sexist photos and jokes. Plus, we've got the story of a former Navy SEAL who suffered a psychotic break after receiving an experimental treatment from a UCSD physician. And we look at Proposition 13, a statewide school bond.
A New Political Party You May Not Have Known You Registered For14/02/2020 Duración: 26min
The new Common Sense Party needs some now. And we look at the city attorney's race and the cases for and against Measures A and C.
Roundtable: Candidates Raise Issues, Money In County Supes Races07/02/2020 Duración: 25min
The races for three seats (Districts 1, 2, and 3) on the San Diego County Board of Supervisors will determine which party dominates the five-member board and directs spending of the $6 billion-plus budget
Candidates, Issues In 50th, 52nd & 53rd Congressional Districts31/01/2020 Duración: 26min
We sort through the multiple congressional candidates and issues in the 50th, 52nd and 53rd Congressional Districts (15 are running in the 53rd!). Who will survive the crowded March primary?
The Race To Replace San Diego's Mayor24/01/2020 Duración: 25min
This look at San Diego politics and the city's ability to solve big problems -- homelessness, housing affordability, infrastructure -- through the 2020 races for mayor and city council includes some speculation on what's ahead for Mayor Kevin Faulconer.
San Diego Airport's Crowded Terminal 1 Due For $3B Makeover17/01/2020 Duración: 25min
Terminal 1, the home to Southwest, Alaska and a few other carriers, is closer to a major makeover.
Duncan Hunter Resigns10/01/2020 Duración: 26min
On Monday, Congressman Duncan D. Hunter will resign. There will be no special election for the 50th Congressional District. Local vets reveal their thoughts on the situation with Iran. And homelessness is spreading to the suburbs.
Rise In Minimum Wage Impacts Workers, Businesses03/01/2020 Duración: 25min
This week, the minimum wage rose $1 an hour in California, on a path to reach $15 an hour in 2023. The pay increase will impact workers and businesses and eventually consumers.
Top Stories Of 201927/12/2019 Duración: 25min
We look back at some of the biggest stories from the past year with our panel of San Diego journalists.
President Trump Is Impeached20/12/2019 Duración: 25min
The House of Representatives approves the impeachment of President Donald Trump, Democratic presidential candidates hold a debate in Southern California, and companies cut freelance workers as a result of California's new gig economy law.
The Truth in Afghanistan13/12/2019 Duración: 25min
A Washington Post report details misleading public information over the course of the war in Afghanistan, San Diego has a stark racial gap when it comes to arrests and drug prosecutions, and the new religious themed Legacy International Center opens in Mission Valley.