From Steve Bannon’s departure to President Trump’s Monday evening announcement about the war in Afghanistan, there’s a lot of news coming out of Washington. And things haven’t been quiet in Sacramento either: With the state legislature back in session, California’s GOP Assembly leader Chad Mayes is facing a bid to oust him after he supported Democratic climate legislation. In this hour of Forum, we discuss the latest political news, from Sacramento to D.C.
Callum Borchers, politics and media reporter, the Washington Post
Marisa Lagos, reporter, KQED’s California Politics and Government Desk
Jon Fasman, Washington correspondent, The Economist
- Donald Trump Has No Grasp of What It Means to be President (The Economist)
- California GOP Leader Facing a Coup for Supporting Climate Change Bill (KQED News)