The Madeleine Brand Show for September 21, 2011

The waning political influence of Jews in California

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Zev Yaroslavsky currently represents the third district on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.

Jewish lawmakers have been an integral part of Los Angeles and California politics for decades. Now with redistricting and retirements, Jewish representation is changing. How will the political institutions be affected and what does this mean for policies Jews care about? Here to tell us about the changing political landscape is Raphe Sonenshein.


Raphe Sonenshein, professor of political science at Cal State Fullerton

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