The most interesting political issues often play on more than one level, and there seem to be several such issues in play as Gov. Jerry Brown mulls the stacks of bills now sitting on his desk.
This week's Capitol Connection podcast examines the larger debates sparked by some of that legislation -- from congressional gridlock to gun control and beyond.
Anthony York of the Los Angeles Times and I also discuss a big victory for the state's climate change efforts, and the historically low turnout for this week's two special elections to fill empty seats in the Senate and Assembly.
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