KCBS In Depth
an Francisco Mayor Ed Lee sits down with KCBS’ Barbara Taylor and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier to talk about issues including pedestrian safety, Muni, the Warrior’s waterfront arena and twhat he says is the city’s most critical challenge—housing.
UC Berkeley political scientist and Russia expert Steven Fish and Yuriy Gorodnichenko, a UC Berkeley professor of economics and a native of Ukraine join KCBS to discuss the potential fallout from the Russian incursion.
Dr. Doug Parker, Director of the California Institute of Water Resources discusses the implications of California’s current drought and the solutions that are being looked at.
Tommi Avicolli Mecca from San Francisco’s Housing Rights Committee addresses what she calls a housing emergency in the City, which includes; an “epidemic of evictions, scarce affordable housing, and the highest rents” in the country.
East Bay congressman Rep. George Miller announced his retirement a couple weeks ago, but in this KCBS In-Depth interview he reflects on his political achievements and the work left that still needs to be done.
Our weekly In Depth segment covers the drought declaration in the State of California and how the state deals with distribution of water in emergency situations.
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi addresses his department’s criticisms in the Lynne Spalding case as well as the how SF’s jails are in the unique position of not being over-crowded.
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi said he wants the sheriff’s department to remain in charge of security at San Francisco General but that he is also vowing changes after a missing patient was found dead.
Chef, activist, and food writer, Alice Waters, is considered one of the champions of organic, locally-grown foods and is regarded as a builder of the foundation of what is known as California Cuisine.
San Francisco Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White speaks about the rescue effort of Asiana Flight 214, which crash landed at SFO International Airport this past July and what kind of improvements are being discussed in her department.