Private Property sign in foreground with beach behind it | Still from "Access Denied" on SoCal Connected

California Power Brokers - Congressman Henry Waxman

Anchor Val Zavala sits down with one of the most influential men in Washington - Representative Henry Waxman (30th District) for a candid conversation about his career, George Bush and his relationship with President Obama and his goals for the coming term. Waxman also talks about growing up as the son of a grocer in LA; his rise to power, his Beverly Hills constituency and why he has never been to the Academy Awards®.

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People vs. Kiera Newsome

One woman strives to prove her innocence from behind bars, while a team of pro-bono lawyers and students fight the odds to get her out.

  • 2020-12-02T21:00:00-08:00
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Cannabis Country

State and local regulators are overwhelmed and outgunned when it comes to closing down California’s poisonous pot pipeline.

  • 2020-12-09T21:00:00-08:00
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Fire Station 9

Take a rare behind-the-scenes look inside the busiest fire station in the country, where firefighters act as both primary care providers and emergency responders for the nearly 5,000 people living on Skid Row.

  • 2020-12-16T21:00:00-08:00
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Access Denied

An investigation reveals how the state and many cities have let developers get away for decades with not paying their fair share when they replace affordable lodging with luxury hotels up and down California’s coast.

  • 2020-12-23T21:00:00-08:00
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