Ag Secretary Perdue Tours Central Valley Expo

We begin in the Central Valley where U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue visited the World Ag Expo in Tulare. As Governor of Georgia, Perdue signed a draconian anti immigration laws. So it caught our attention when Perdue acknowledged the importance of undocumented immigrants in California’s ag sector.
Reporter: Laura Tsutsui 

In Search of the Modern Father

The past few weeks we’ve been examining the Me Too movement and considering the role of masculinity in society. KQED’s Peter Arcuni – who was once a stay at home dad here in San Francisco – wondered what it means to be a father at this moment in time.
Reporter: Peter Arcuni

Court Ruling Gives DACA Recipients Window to Renew Status

Another judge, this one in New York, has joined a California judge’s January ruling temporarily blocking the Trump administration from ending the DACA program, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. The January ruling opened a window for the more than 200,000 DACA recipients in California to renew their status, even as Congress debates immigration policy.
Reporter: Farida Jhabvala Romero

Monterey’s Nick Cunningham Goes Out Of The Box To Become Olympian And Soldier

When Monterey native Olympic bobsledder Nick Cunningham hits the track next week, he won’t only be representing the United States. He’ll also be representing the U.S. Army.
Reporter: Krista Almanzan

The California Report 14 February,2018KQED News Staff and Wires

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