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Capital Public Radio

Capital Public Radio's daily, in-depth interview program providing context and background to the issues that face our region.

Capital Public Radio's daily, in-depth interview program providing context and background to the issues that face our region.
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Location:

Sacramento, CA

Description:

Capital Public Radio's daily, in-depth interview program providing context and background to the issues that face our region.

Language:

English

Contact:

7055 Folsom Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95826-2625 (916) 278-8900


Episodes

Insight: Elder Abuse / Religious Diversity / Emil Guillermo / Birmingham Blues

10/18/2017
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Melissa Brown of the Elder and Health Law Clinic at McGeorge School of Law joins Insight to warn Medicare beneficiaries of potential scams that pop up during open enrollment. Following antisemitic remarks by an Imam in Davis, a Rabbi, Reverend and Imam join together for a conversation about interfaith connection. NPR veteran Emil Guillermo previews his one man show, tied to Filipino History Month. The play "Birmingham Blues" starts at the Wilkerson Theater this week.

Duration: 00:52:49


Insight: Wildfire Update / Political Junkie / Poetry From Prison / Guitarraganza

10/16/2017
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Firefighters have made significant progress on the fires in Mendocino, Napa, and Sonoma Counties, we get an update on the battle and the damage. This week, Political Junkie Ken Rudin weighs in on Kevin De Leon's decision to challenge Dianne Feinstein in the 2018 primary for her seat in the U.S. Senate. Life without parole inmate Mike Owens has published his first book of poetry and personal essays. We talk to Sacramento Poet Laurate Bob Stanley about what drew him to Mike's story and...

Duration: 00:59:02


Insight: Wildfire Updates / Capitol Chat / Johnny Cash Trail / Blue Oaks Performs Live

10/13/2017
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The fires in Napa, Solano and Sonoma Counties have become the deadliest in California history taking at least 31 lives so far. Reporters Sally Schilling and Andrew Nixon explain the view from the scene. The fires in Napa, Solano and Sonoma Counties have become the deadliest in California history taking at least 31 lives so far. Reporters Sally Schilling and Andrew Nixon explain the view from the scene. The grand opening of the Johnny Cash Folsom Prison Trail is this Saturday. Adan Romo,...

Insight: Political Junkie Ken Rudin / Equal Means Equal Documentary / Andrew Castro

10/9/2017
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Political Junkie Ken Rudin joins in studio for a special extended conversation about the latest developments from Washington, D.C. Documentary filmmaker Kamala Lopez joins to discuss "Equal Means Equal". Andrew Castro performs new songs live in studio.

Duration: 00:50:42


Insight: Capitol Chat / Nevada Gun Laws / Place And Privilege Documentary / Russian Guitarists

10/6/2017
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Capital Bureau Chief Ben Adler previews Gov. Jerry Brown signing the "sanctuary state" legislation. UNLV constitutional law Professor Ian C. Bartrum explains Nevada’s laws in the wake of the Las Vegas shooting. The View From Here Senior Producer Catherine Stifter returns to Insight to reflect on a year of reporting on affordable housing with highlights from the Place and Privilege documentary and podcast. Grisha Goryachev and Yuri Liberzon are classically trained guitarists from Russia...

Duration: 01:03:08


Insight: Las Vegas Shooting Investigation / Breast Cancer Research / Sierra Health Foundation / Sound Advice: Hey Listen!

10/5/2017
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The Las Vegas investigation continues from Reno. We check in with Capital Public Radio reporte Ben Bradford, who was there this week. Dr. Ernie Bodai explains his breast cancer stamp program and research. Sierra Health Foundation CEO Chet Hewitt on Advance Peace. Hey Listen! host Nick Brunner joins for Sound Advice.

Insight: PolitiFact / Antonio Villaraigosa / UC Davis Ground & Theatre Festival

10/4/2017
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PolitiFact takes on hoaxes and fake news stories about the Las Vegas shooting. Ben Adler interviews former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. UC Davis launches the Ground and Field Theatre Festival.

Duration: 00:50:42


Insight: PolitiFact California / California Native / Author Jen Provenza

9/27/2017
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PolitiFact California reporter Chris Nichols returns to discuss statements on the LGBT Senior Bill of Rights and NFL protests. California Native explores suicide prevention among young Native Americans. Author Jennifer Provenza shares her debut novel "Life Is But A Dream."

Insight: Senator Toni Atkins / National Voter Registration Day / Tycho Plays Golden1 Center

9/26/2017
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Senator Toni Atkins shares her view on the affordable housing crisis. Dr. Mindy Romero returns for National Voter Registration Day. Scott Hansen and Zac Brown return to Sacramento with their band Tycho before their show at Golden1 Center.

Duration: 00:50:43


Insight: Political Junkie Ken Rudin / Earthquake Forecasting / Author Melina Watts / Pianist Alejandro Sabre

9/25/2017
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Political Junkie Ken Rudin recaps a weekend of politics surrounding sports stars speaking out, the Graham-Cassidy bill to repeal the ACA, and Jared Kushner's use of a private email account. Will California be ready for the next big earthquake? UC Davis Professor Jonathan Rundle explains what we learned from Mexico last week and what warning systems are currently in place. Melina Sempill Watts' debut novels explores the history and ecology of California’s Santa Monica Mountains through...

Duration: 00:55:50


Insight: Delta Tunnels / Farm Preservation / WWII Internment Documentary / Sound Advice Jazz

9/21/2017
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Gov. Jerry Brown’s Delta Tunnels hit a major funding roadblock this week. In Sacramento’s Farm to Fork Week, we hear perspectives on the fight to save America’s farmland and promote the next generation of growers. Then at the Crest Theatre, a new documentary addresses cultural violence during the Japanese Internment. And Capital Pubilc Radio jazz host Gary Vercelli has this week’s Sound Advice. In Sacramento’s Farm to Fork Week, we hear perspectives on the fight to save America’s...

Duration: 00:49:13


Insight: ACA Repeal / Merrin Dungey / Wine And Farm To Fork / Petaluma Performs

9/20/2017
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Healthcare Reporter Emily Bazar explores the latest Republican effort to replace and repeal Obamacare. Then Hollywood actor Merrin Dungey and motivational speaker Tony Asaro discuss their Sacramento roots. Plus, there’s this months’ Kushman by the Bottle and new music from the band Petaluma.

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