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Photo:U.S. President Donald Trump signs a revised executive order for a U.S. travel ban on Monday, leaving Iraq off the list of targeted countries, at the Pentagon in Washington, U.S., January 27, 2017. (Carlos Barria/ Reuters)

For refugees, coming to US is like winning the lottery 9 MIN, 42 SEC

President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban says that for 90 days there will be no new visas issued to people from six Muslim-majority countries. No refugees from any country will be allowed into the US for 120 days, and once that time period is up, the number of refugees allowed to enter per year will be capped at 50,000. For refugees spending years trying to win asylum, what will happen to them?

Guests:
Lavinia Limón, US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (@USCRIdc)

More:
Executive Order Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United States

Why you should care about Los Angeles' March 7 election 11 MIN, 13 SEC

Los Angeles is having an election tomorrow. One ballot initiative may reshape LA development for years to come, and the school board could become majority pro-charter school.

Guests:
Jessica Levinson, Loyola Law School (@LevinsonJessica)
Howard Blume, Los Angeles Times (@howardblume )

More:
Voters Guide to the March 7 Election

To meet climate goals, California needs more housing near mass transit 6 MIN, 57 SEC

A report by climate change experts says California needs more density if we want to meet our greenhouse gas reduction goals. That means changing our lifestyle -- drive less, walk more and use public transportation.

Guests:
Liam Dillon, covers California state politics and policy for the Los Angeles Times (@dillonliam)

More:
California won't meet its climate change goals without a lot more housing density in its cities

What's it like to be a music supervisor? 14 MIN, 26 SEC

KCRW DJ Liza Richardson tells us what being a music supervisor means, and how she tries to use music to express a director’s vision.

Guests:
Liza Richardson, Host of 'Liza Richardson'

LA Congresswoman on Trump's wiretap claim 6 MIN, 34 SEC

Congresswoman Karen Bass represents south and west LA, and sits on the House Judiciary Committee. She discusses the possibility of investigating President Trump’s assertion that former President Obama wiretapped him, as well as investigating Russia’s alleged interference into the election.

Guests:
Karen Bass, Congresswoman, 37th Congressional District of California (@RepKarenBass)

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