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Aug 15, 2019

State Senator Bob Wieckowski discusses Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) as 'informal housing' for communities, with UCLA Professor Vinit Mukhija.

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Jul 8, 2019

For the first time, CA State Senator Susan Rubio shares personal details about surviving a domestic violence situation, and along with  Shay Franco-Clausen, a domestic violence survivor and Chair of the Santa Clara County Commission on the Status of Women, talks about her domestic violence survivor legislation, SB...


Jun 27, 2019

The leader of the CA State Senate, Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego), joins State Senator Scott Wiener (D-SF), Chair of the Legislature's LGBTQ Caucus, in a conversation about the history of LGBTQ leadership & advocacy, and a look at the LGBTQ community, past and present.

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Jun 13, 2019

Just in time for Father's Day, we 'encore' this podcast conversation with CA Senator Ben Allen, talking about the joys, worries & love of being a Dad to his baby son, Ezra, and the special challenge of balancing legislative priorities and fatherhood.

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Jun 4, 2019

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla joins State Senator Tom Umberg, Chair of the Senate Elections Committee and Co-Chair of the Senate Select Committee on the 2020 Census, for a conversation about efforts to promote voter turnout and elections security in California, and preparing our state for next year's...