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Roundtable: Helping Or Hurting? Immigration Rhetoric On Campaign Trail

Nov. 2, 2018
By Mark Sauer, Neiko Will

As election day looms large, we take a look at rent control, school bonds and pot measures on city ballots. Plus, the political implications and recent rhetoric on immigration, the caravan and suspicious packages.

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Roundtable: San Diego Alternative Energy Plan

Oct. 26, 2018
By Mark Sauer, Neiko Will

San Diego's mayor endorses a new energy program that features non-polluting power. What could that mean for consumers? Plus, Prop. 6, the gas tax repeal measure, lags in the polls this week. And, Democrats pin their hopes for flipping the House on San Diego's 49th District race.

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Roundtable: Gubernatorial Candidates Share Visions For California's Future

Oct. 19, 2018
By Ebone Monet, Neiko Will

In the final stretch before Election Day, gubernatorial candidates Gavin Newsom and John Cox offer their visions of the California Dream. And, as another migrant caravan from Central America heads north, a report on how members of earlier caravans are faring in Mexico.

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Roundtable: Parsing Dire Warnings In UN Climate Report

Oct. 12, 2018
By Mark Sauer, Neiko Will

The new United Nations climate report sounds the alarm on global warming. Is anyone listening? Plus, Roundtable takes a look at competing Mission Valley Stadium measures and the campaign to repeal California's gas tax.

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Roundtable: Potential Balance Of Power Shift In San Diego Races

Oct. 5, 2018
By Mark Sauer, Neiko Will

As Election Day draws near, we take a look at a couple contentious city council races, one of which could tip the balance of power at City Hall. Plus, San Diego's Bishop ask for, and gets, an earful about the Catholic Church's sex abuse scandal.

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Roundtable: The Kavanaugh Controversy

Sept. 21, 2018
By Bennett Lacy, Mark Sauer

The Brett Kavanaugh controversy becomes a campaign issue, documents reveal failed tests for President Donald Trump's border wall prototypes, and San Diego spends more money on homeless transition shelters.

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Roundtable: San Diego Catholic Priest Abuse Scandal Reignites

Sept. 14, 2018
By Bennett Lacy, Kris Vera-Phillips, Mark Sauer

New details in San Diego's clergy abuse scandal, California leading the fight against climate change, and the mission and reality of America's longest war in Afghanistan.

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Roundtable: Battle For The House

Sept. 7, 2018
By Bennett Lacy, Mark Sauer

The battle for Congress heats up, the push to repeal the gas tax in San Diego and the challenges for older workers in seeking employment.

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Roundtable: Final Push For Lawmakers In Sacramento

Aug. 31, 2018
By Bennett Lacy, Mark Sauer

California's legislative session ends with a flurry of groundbreaking new laws, a Southern California city experiments with paying seniors cash to cover their rent, and Horton Plaza will be transformed into a major hub for tech companies.

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Roundtable: Political Implications Of Hunter, Cohen And Manafort

Aug. 24, 2018
By Mark Sauer, Neiko Will

A San Diego congressman is indicted on fraud and campaign finance charges. Just one of three bombshells dropped on the GOP and the news cycle this week. The allegations, the political implications and the consequences on this week's Roundtable.

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Roundtable: Still Waiting For Answers In Earl McNeil Death

Aug. 17, 2018
By Mark Sauer, Neiko Will

National City police say their investigation is done, but the family of Earl McNeil is still waiting for answers. The federal government argues that cross-border sewage pollution is a local problem. And the nation's newspapers clap back at President Trump and his anti-press comments.

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Roundtable: Convention Center Plan Sidetracked

Aug. 10, 2018
By Bennett Lacy, Mark Sauer

San Diego's convention center expansion plan is put in doubt, a new deportation risk for international college students, and the politics of California's wildfires.

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Roundtable: The Consequences Of Climate Change

Aug. 3, 2018
By Bennett Lacy, Mark Sauer

California Governor Jerry Brown says recent wildfires are an effect of climate change, presidential politics enters the race for the 50th congressional district, and the Padres struggle to build a winning team.

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Roundtable: Reunification Deadline Passes

July 27, 2018
By Bennett Lacy, Mark Sauer

The federal government tries to meet a deadline to reunite separated immigrant families, San Diego County leaders weigh whether to bypass its general plan to approve new housing construction, and California's birth rate reaches a record low.

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Roundtable: Outrage In National City

July 20, 2018
By Bennett Lacy, Mark Sauer

National City faces protests over the death of a man injured in police custody, San Diego approves a plan to regulate short-term home rentals and undisclosed meetings by state energy regulators are made public.