Some serious presidential politics are happening across Southern California. Former President Donald Trump announced he'll attend the GOP convention in Anaheim. The second GOP primary debate will take place at the Ronald Reagan Library. And the California GOP recently held a fundraiser for Kennedy scion Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

The anti-mask and anti-vax Democrat stormed into the Southland seeking supporters and donators.

"Inside the Issues: The Podcast" hosts Alex Cohen and Sara Sadhwani analyze his campaign and wonder whether RFK Jr. can sway people.

And Los Angeles isn't the only SoCal city with corruption concerns. A look at what is going on in Anaheim and the allegations made regarding $1.5 million in COVID-19 relief funds.

Then, LA City Council members return from recess as the eviction moratorium ends. Could an eviction tsunami be on the way?

And even Taylor Swift's concerts at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood have gotten political. Some politicians, including Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis, have asked Swift to postpone her shows in support of striking hotel workers.

About The Show

In the official companion podcast to her nightly show, "Inside The Issues,” Spectrum News 1 political anchor Alex Cohen brings listeners inside the world of SoCal politics. From the personalities, to the races and what goes on behind closed doors, Alex and political science professor Sara Sadhwani cover it all. Join every Thursday for a spirited discussion that's as informative as it is fun.

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