The California Report

The California Report takes a look at the week's news, arts and cultural events affecting California and its diverse population by providing in-depth analysis and stories. Produced by KQED.

Recent Episodes

Republican Assemblyman Says Roads Can Be Fixed Without Tax Hike

State Tobacco Tax Set to Take Effect Saturday. Republican Assemblyman Says Roads Can Be Fixed Without Tax Hike. Californians at Odds as Trump's Ag Pick Clears Senate Hurdle. Remembering Dorothy Rice, Whose Numbers Made the Case for Medicare. Rainy Winter Produces a Wildflower 'Superbloom' in the Mojave Desert. End Music.

ICE Director Faces Tough Reception at Sacramento Town Hall

ICE Director Faces Tough Reception at Sacramento Town Hall. California to Forge Own Path in Climate Change Fight. Hillary Clinton in San Francisco: 'Resist. Insist. Persist. Enlist.'. Bail Agents Say Proposed Reform is Too Costly. California Arts Groups Lobby to Keep Increases to State Funding. End Music. David Hockney Captures Yosemite with iPad Art.

Lawmakers Look to California Retirement Funds to Protest Trump

Another California City Loses Out on NFL as Raiders Head to Las Vegas. State Lawmakers Slam Trump Administration 'Blackmail' of Sanctuary Cities. California's Sanctuary Cities Could Lose Millions in Federal Grants. Lawmakers Look to California Retirement Funds to Protest Trump. End Music.

Divided Big Sur Counting on Trail to Reconnect the Community

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. Legislation Would Require Counties Offer Alternative to Cash Bail. What Would Singer-Payer Healthcare Look Like in California?. End Music.