Early this week, the Los Angeles City Council approved plans by a Denver based cable company to wire the city of Los Angeles. Will the added competition improve Los Angeles' cable television, high-speed internet access, and telephone service? Larry Mantle poses these questions and more to L.A. City Councilman Alex Padilla, the Southern California Regional Vice President of Adelphia Communications Bill Rosendahl, and President of Western Integrated Networks Frank Casazza.
Larry Mantle talks with KPCC travel experts and columnist for Westways magazine Paul Lasley and Elizabeth Harryman Lasley about a variety of travel issues including family travel trends such as "adventure" vacations with kids, also, a discussion on why we travel, what do people gain from travelling, among others.
What comes next for President Obama's immigration plan; analysts debate the utility of the #NoBillNoBreak sit-in; Plus, it seems for every major gun violence tragedy, a new gun control group is formed, making that side's fight against a seemingly monolithic-NRA all the more challenging - we'll hear from several gun control groups about why they resist consolidating.
Reviews of the week's new movies, interviews with filmmakers, and discussion.
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