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Sunday, Jul 24, 2016

Politically Speaking: Chargers Stadium Initiative, Pt. II

Politically Speaking: Chargers Stadium Initiative, Pt. II

The battle lines are drawn for the ballot-box showdown over a new Chargers stadium in East Village. The $1.8 billion project, dubbed "ConVadium", figures to need a two-thirds majority to pass.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016

Politically Speaking: Gray Areas of Prop 64

Politically Speaking: Gray Areas of Prop 64

A lot of questions will be in search of answers if California voters approve a measure to legalize the "adult use" of marijuana in November. The state's employers, especially, can foresee major workplace issues...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016

Politically Speaking: Chargers Stadium Initiative

Politically Speaking:  Chargers Stadium Initiative

Plans for a new Chargers stadium downtown are getting kicked around even before the team's training camp opens. But polls are indicating less receptivity than a simple majority, never mind the two-thirds...

Monday, Jul 18, 2016

Politically Speaking: San Onofre Settlement

Politically Speaking: San Onofre Settlement

Just when utility ratepayers thought a second round of PUC settlement proceedings on the San Onofre debacle would lead to a fairer shake, SoCal Edison says - not so fast. NBC 7's Gene Cubbison is joined...

Monday, Jul 18, 2016

Politically Speaking: Clinton Campaign Issues

Politically Speaking: Clinton Campaign Issues

Where the presidential campaign is heading in a post-Clinton emails investigation, whose outcome Donald Trump has bashed as rigged. This is part two of the discussion on Politically Speaking.

Sunday, Jul 17, 2016

Politically Speaking: Clinton Emails Furor

Politically Speaking: Clinton Emails Furor

The political fallout is still swirling from the FBI’s decision not to prosecute Hillary Clinton over her email server. NBC 7’s Gene Cubbison takes a look at the legal and political twists and turns, with...

Sunday, Jul 10, 2016

Politically Speaking: The Crowded Ballot Lineup

Politically Speaking: The Crowded Ballot Lineup

It's one thing to get voters registered. It's another to get them schooled on the candidates and propositions. That could be a chore come November. NBC 7's Wendy Fry speaks with NBC 7's media partner Voice...

Sunday, Jul 10, 2016

Politically Speaking: Transparent Lawmaking

Politically Speaking: Transparent Lawmaking

"Openess and transparency" in our lawmaking processes is a noble goal that gets a lot of lip service in the halls of government. But in practice? An oxymoron, all too often. Now, there are moves from both...

Sunday, Jul 10, 2016

Politically Speaking: State Legislative Update

Politically Speaking: State Legislative Update

Assembly Speaker Emeritus Toni Atkins, representing California's 78th District here in San Diego County, stops by NBC 7 San Diego with a legislative update on big issues in the Capitol City of Sacramento.

Sunday, Jul 3, 2016

Politically Speaking: State Judiciaries Study

Politically Speaking: State Judiciaries Study

Positions in the state court judiciaries are filled mainly by political appointments. In California, women and minorities have proportionately less seats. Women make up 51 percent of our population, but are only...

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