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Roundtable: Helping Or Hurting? Immigration Rhetoric On Campaign Trail

Roundtable: Helping or Hurting? Immigration Rhetoric On Campaign Trail

PANEL:

Megan Burks, education reporter, KPBS News

Matt Hoffman, reporter, KPBS News

Tarryn Mento, reporter, KPBS News

Michael Smolens, columnist, San Diego Union-Tribune

Transcript

Upcoming Election

With the election just days away, we take a look at some of the state and local items on the ballot. There's a statewide and local measure that could bring back rent control. Could rent control be the answer to San Diego's housing crisis?

Eleven school districts in the region are asking for voters to approve school bonds. What constitutes a good school bond?

And three cities around the county have pot measures on the ballot that aim to take advantage of California's legalized pot status?

Politics of Immigration

The migrant caravan, birthright citizenship and the border wall are consuming the narrative ahead of next week's election. And not just for the GOP. Democrats are talking about immigration, too. But is it an issue that will get both parties to the polls?

RELATED: San Diego Democrats respond to Trump's campaign focus on immigration

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