Sam Paredes

Gun Owners of California

Guest

Executive director of Gun Owners of California; former gun manufacturer and director of the California Enterprise Zone Program under Governors Wilson and Deukmejian

Sam Paredes on KCRW

Gun magazines holding more than 10 rounds can't be manufactured in California. It's illegal to sell them or bring them into the state, but possession is not prohibited.

Can LA Politicians Reduce Gun Violence?

Gun magazines holding more than 10 rounds can't be manufactured in California. It's illegal to sell them or bring them into the state, but possession is not prohibited.

from Which Way, L.A.?

In 42 states, it's now legal to openly carry a handgun. In all but two of them, the gun can be loaded.

Governor Brown Signs California 'Open Carry' Ban

In 42 states, it's now legal to openly carry a handgun. In all but two of them, the gun can be loaded.

from Which Way, L.A.?

A high school and a middle school in Woodland Hills were locked down today after a  school policeman was shot  and a manhunt got under way for man described as possibly in his 40's.

Gun Control in the Wake of Tucson, Gardena High Shootings

A high school and a middle school in Woodland Hills were locked down today after a school policeman was shot and a manhunt got under way for man described as possibly in his 40's.

from Which Way, L.A.?

More from KCRW

More than half of all American adults have been vaccinated, according to the Biden administration, and life is seemingly speeding back to normal.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The second American Revolution: A work in progress

from Scheer Intelligence

President Joe Biden signed a bill into law today declaring June 19, commonly referred to as Juneteenth , a federal holiday.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

With the state’s color-coded reopening tiers riding off into the sunset, there’s no more social distancing, and masks in almost every indoor situation are being retired.

from KCRW Features

"I do think we're going a little fast. There's still about 35% of the adult population that is not vaccinated, and that, of course, includes all children under the age of 12.

from KCRW Features

Today’s entire show looks deeply at the Boyle Heights neighborhood of LA.

from Greater LA

Josiah Citrin, the Michelin-starred force behind Mélisse and Citrin in Santa Monica, lost his 23-year-old son Augie to an opioid overdose in December.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Amazon has announced it will no longer test most job applicants for marijuana use, save for employees who fall under regulations of the Department of Transportation like delivery…

from KCRW Features

The cost of living surged 5% last month, according to the Department of Labor. That’s the highest inflation rate we’ve seen in more than a decade.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand