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“America’s Finest City” Facing a Major Housing Crisis
Host Saul Gonzalez sat down with San Diego’s Mayor Kevin Faulconer to discuss his plans for tackling the lack of housing in his city. Mayor Faulconer says he wants to confront the problem head on by changing rules and regulations to promote as much new housing construction as possible. But he is blaming too many regulations that are standing in the way of building more housing.
Families of people shot and killed by police officers are applauding the signing of Assembly Bill 392 Monday by Governor Gavin Newsom. It aims to further restrict when officers can use deadly force. Supporters say California’s new use of force law will be one of the toughest in the country. It states law enforcement can only use deadly force when “necessary,” rather than just “reasonable.”
Reporter: Katie Orr
Immigrant Detainees Suing ICE Over Lack of Medical Support
Immigrant detainees in California and other states are suing to force U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to improve its medical care and accommodations for people with disabilities. The class action lawsuit comes as ICE is holding a record number of people. The plaintiffs claim detention conditions are brutal and unlawful, and have contributed to the 12 deaths in ICE custody since the beginning of last year.
Reporter: Farida Jhabvala Romero
California’s Child Support: Where is the Money Really Going?
It turns out that a majority of the money California parents pay in child support doesn’t actually go to the children, it goes to the government. Studies show that 70 percent of child support debt in California is owed to the government and the majority of parents paying child support make less than 10,000 dollars a year.
Reporter: Marisa Lagos