TV Daily Schedule: KQED 9
KQED 9: Saturday, June 23, 2012
Comcast 9 and 709 • Digital 9.1, 54.2 or 25.1
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12:00 amCharlie Rose [#18130H] (original broadcast date: 06/22/12)
* Amy Gutmann, President of the University of Pennsylvania on her book "The Spirit of Compromise"
* Adam Johnson on his book "The Orphan Master's Son: A Novel" < br />* James Corden, winner of the Tony for Best Actor for his performance in "One Man, Two Guvnors" duration 56:46 STEREO TVRE
1:00 amNightly Business Report [#31255Z] Several big banks see their credit ratings cut, could it make banking and borrowing more expensive for customers? Mike Mayo, banking analyst at CLSA, a Hong Kong based investment firm and author of "Exile on Wall Street"- talks about the Spanish banking crisis and the big bank credit downgrades. Sylvia Hall talks with small business owners about what is at stake for them- next week, when the Supreme court delivers its judgment on the nation's health care law. GM announces that it is increasing production in ... Russia. The company will add approx. 15-hundred jobs. Diane Eastabrook reports. Author and educator Lou Heckler discovers the importance of selling the fantasy- along with the reality in his weekly commentary "Lou's Been Thinking." duration 26:46 STEREO TVRE
1:30 amTHIS WEEK in Northern California [#2334H] June 22, 2012 AFFORDABLE CARE ACT RULING: Next week, the US Supreme Court is expected to make its highly anticipated decision on the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. A reversal of all or part of President Obama's health care law could affect billions of dollars in federal subsidies for California's Medi-Cal expansion and the 2014 planned roll-out of the state's health insurance exchange.
IMMIGRATION REFORM: The Obama administration's new immigration policy would halt deportation of thousands of undocumented immigrants who arrived in the country as children, including an estimated 350,000 in California. Supporters say the President's action was long overdue and could boost his election year chances in some swing states, but Republican leaders questioned the policy of granting work visas to illegal immigrants while young Americans face record unemployment.
OAKLAND ARMY BASE: On Tuesday, Oakland's City Council approved the first phase of a billion dollar transformation of a former army base into a state-of-the-art cargo distribution center. It's been heralded as one of the largest development projects in Oakland's history and is expected to create thousands of jobs, half of which must be set aside for local residents.
Guests: David Lazarus, Los Angeles Times; Richard Gonzales, NPR; and Tom Vacar, KTVU.
CALIFORNIA STATE OF MIND: THE LEGACY OF PAT BROWN - Sascha Rice and Hilary Armstrong, granddaughters of former Gov. Pat Brown, share the story of their grandfather's legacy and the history of California in the intimate documentary "California State of Mind: The Legacy of Pat Brown." duration 26:46 STEREO TVRE
2:00 amWashington Week [#5152H] * Both President Barack Obama and presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney are speaking to the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) this week. Immigration and Latino politics are now center stage in this election following President Obama's recent executive action to stop the deportation of some illegal immigrants who entered the US as children and Romney's response. Jeff Zeleny of the New York Times and Laura Meckler of the Wall Street Journal will report on the candidates' courting of Latino voters, the continuing political ramifications of Obama's immigration declaration, and the status of political spending by the campaigns and super PACs and week for Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) who's often talked about as a potential running mate for Romney.
* Voting on strictly partisan lines, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, led by Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA), recommended that Attorney General Eric Holder be cited for contempt of Congress stemming from a disagreement between Congressional Republicans and the Administration over documents related to the botched gun-trafficking program known as "Fast and Furious." Immediately before the vote, President Obama invoked executive privilege for the first time in his presidency to shield the documents from release. Major Garrett of National Journal will discuss the animosity between the GOP led House and the Obama Administration and its Justice Department.
* On Monday and Tuesday, world leaders gathered in Los Cabos, Mexico for a G-20 meeting following elections in Greece where the major issue centered around the European economy. Antonis Samaras, the leader of the pro-Euro New Democracy party, finished first in Sunday's Greek parliamentary election and has formed a coalition government. In Mexico, President Obama, Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel and other heads of state declared their support for the new Greek government and for the conservation of the Euro currency. Doyle McManus of The Los Angeles Times will report on the debate over Europe's economic future and what it means for the American economy. duration 26:46 STEREO TVRE
2:30 amCheck, Please! Bay Area [#502H] Pomelo, Deedee's, Farina Enjoy a light take on healthy, family-style vegetarian cuisine from North Western India at Deedee's on Lafayette Street in Santa Clara. Next, Farina on 18th in San Francisco takes you to the Ligurian region of Italy where fresh, organic ingredients shine. Finally, Pomelo on Church in San Francisco offers global tastes with fragrant aromas and big bowls of nourishment. duration 26:46 STEREO TVG
3:00 amKey Largo [#1033] Key Largo Frank McCloud (Humphrey Bogart) visits his friend's hotel, supposedly run by James Temple (Lionel Barrymore) and his daughter-in-law Nora (Lauren Bacall). However, the man actually calling the shots is gangster Johnny Rocco (William G. Robinson), backed up by his gang. At first, Frank is indifferent, but Rocco's treatment of his boozy mistress Gaye (Claire Trevor in her Oscar-winning Best Supporting Actress role), and the murder of two Indians convinces Frank that he must be stopped. The drama builds as Frank is forced to pilot the gang's boat to Cuba as a tropical storm approaches. Script by Huston and Richard Brooks. Score by Max Steiner. duration 1:59:31 STEREO TVPG
5:00 amNeed To Know [#241H] Scott Simon anchors.
THE HOMECOMING: This week's NTK examines how long-term care for veterans wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan is placing a growing strain on America's health care providers. As a result, nurses are now playing an increasingly prominent role in the treatment of wounded vets and in the education of their spouses.
INTERVIEW: SONJA BATTEN: the Deputy Chief Consultant for Specialty Mental Health for the Department of Veterans Affairs, discusses how the VA is handling the psychological needs of our veterans.
AMERICAN VOICES: we hear from Lt. Commander Pam Wall, a Jonas Veterans Healthcare Program Scholar and psychiatric nurse about to deploy with the marines to the Middle East. The Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence is dedicated to improving healthcare by advancing nursing scholarship, leadership and innovation. duration 26:46 STEREO TVRE
5:30 amSpark! [#602H] Benton, Ramos, and Riley In the spring of 2008, the de Saisset Museum in Santa Clara exhibited a major collection of paintings, drawings and sculptures from the 1960's. The vibrant and often confrontational work from this period has made a lasting mark on the California art scene. Spark takes a look at the artistic legacy of this celebrated decade, and catches up with local luminaries Wayne Thiebaud and Mel Ramos, whose friendship goes back more than 50 years.
Also featured is avant-garde pioneer Terry Riley, one of the best-known composers to emerge in the 20th century. Riley is often credited with the introduction of electronic instrumentation and tape looping in American experimental music. Spark visits with Riley and Kronos Quartet founder David Harrington as they prepare "Cusp of Magic," a piece written for Kronos to be performed in celebration of Riley's 70th birthday.