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State of Affairs: How California fared in President Trump's first 100 days

by Austin Cross and A Martínez | Take Two®

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President Donald Trump poses for a portrait in the Oval Office in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) Andrew Harnik/AP

It's been 99 days since businessman Trump became a public servant, and was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States.

In the time since then, there has been ample disagreement over his effectiveness as a leader. 

In mostly-blue California, legislators have drawn up swift rebuttals to Trump's proposed policies, moving both to keep Obama-era environmental regulations in place and hamper Federal deportation efforts. 

So, how has the Golden State fared since Trump took office? 

That's the subject of a special edition of State of Affairs, Take Two's weekly look at politics in California


  • Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, professor of public policy at USC
  • Jeremy Carl, research fellow at Stanford's Hoover Institution
  • Scott Shafer, senior editor for politics and government at KQED

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