The California Report

13 min

Xavier Becerra Urges Calm Amid ICE Raid Fears

With rumors of massive immigration raids swirling, California’s Attorney General is trying to calm fears, but also encouraging immigrants to know their rights.
Reporter: Katie Orr

'Dreamers' Arrested Outside House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's D.C. Office

Seven members of the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights were arrested by police yesterday outside House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's DC office. They were there to advocate for a fix to the expiring Obama-era program designed to help children brought to the U.S. by their parents without papers, or whose visas lapsed. We discuss about how Southern California Rep. McCarthy and some of his G.O.P. colleagues are approaching this issue.
Guest: Susan Ferriss, Center for Public Integrity and Investigative News Group

Bakersfield Prepares for its First Ever Women's March

This weekend marks the one-year anniversary of the nation-wide Women’s March, when millions from Washington to California turned out the day after Donald Trump’s inauguration. This Saturday for the first time, women in Bakersfield, in the heart of conservative Kern County, are holding their own march.
Reporter: Katrina Schwartz

Why the Flu Vaccine is a Guessing Game

State officials believe this flu season is going to be the worst of the last decade. But the flu vaccine is only about 30 precent effective. We find out why.
Reporter: April Dembosky

Montecito Schoolchildren Return to the Classroom

Classes are back in session for the Santa Barbara Unified School District schools, more than a week after flash-floods and landslides swamped parts of Montecito with mud. But kids at one Montecito school won't be returning to their usual campus; they'll be temporarily located next to a parking lot on the campus of Santa Barbara City College.
Reporter: Steven Cuevas

NFC Championship Game Is a Family Matter for the Kendricks

The Minnesota Vikings face the Philadelphia Eagles this Sunday in the National Football Conference championship game. The winner heads to the Super Bowl. But this playoff game is far more personal to Fresno, where two hometown heroes will be on opposite sides of the football.
Reporter: Katrina Schwartz

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