San Bernardino Prepares to File for Bankruptcy

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The City of San Bernardino is about to join Stockton and Mammoth Lakes in bankruptcy court. Critics say that's easier than passing sustainable budgets and making tough decisions about what to pay employees, including police officers and fire fighters. How will their decisions affect other cities in a state with financial problems that are deeper and deeper? Also, the elected Sheriff and District Attorney aren't talking about allegations they're running a system of "injustice" in Los Angeles County. We hear about a lawsuit by the ACLU. On our rebroadcast of today's To the Point, healthcare and election year politics.

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