Congressman Eric Swalwell, California Dam Woes, Japanese-American Internment Anniversary, Tom Ammiano

Water flows over the auxiliary spillway at Oroville Dam. Dale Kolke / California Department of Water Resources

Congressman Eric Swalwell
U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) is calling for an independent probe of alleged Russian hacking of U.S. elections. He also discusses his goals for an upcoming community health clinic roundtable in San Leandro on the Affordable Care Act. He joins KQED California Politics and Government senior editor Scott Shafer.

Japanese-American Internment 75th Anniversary
Lawyer Don Tamaki successfully fought to overturn Fred Korematsu’s criminal conviction for refusing to go to the Japanese-American internment camps during World War II. He joins Thuy Vu.

California Dam Woes
While the nearly 200,000 people evacuated from around Oroville Dam are now back in their homes, questions are growing about the future of California’s aging water infrastructure. KQED Science Editor Craig Miller and Pacific Institute chief scientist Peter Gleick join Thuy Vu.

Tom Ammiano on “Mincing Words”
Longtime politician Tom Ammiano discusses his solo show, “Mincing Words,” and what he’s learned from politics and stand-up comedy. He joins KQED California Politics and Government reporter Marisa Lagos.

Congressman Eric Swalwell, California Dam Woes, Japanese-American Internment Anniversary, Tom Ammiano 17 February,2017KQED News Staff

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