Here in the capital of urban sprawl, cities including Los Angeles have been growing up to accommodate increased urban density. With the need to live closer to jobs — with the lowest-paying jobs increasing fastest -- another trend is growing small. Also, how California will be affected by today's US Supreme Court Decision on voting rights.
On our rebroadcast of today's To the Point, another split decision by the US Supreme Court led Chief Justice Roberts has created a political firestorm. One provision of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 has been ruled unconstitutional because the Court says it's based on voting patterns that are out of date.