Election Edition: Key ballot measures in California, senate races to watch, the Black vote and blue wave

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This Weekly Check In is a two-part talk on the coming major elections. 

Dame Crawford and Kaia Shivers discuss key ballot measures up for vote across the country. In California, the legislation up for voters to cast a ballot ranges from reinstating affirmative action to reconfigure cash bail policies, and how to classify gig workers. Other laws on school bonds and another which requires law enforcement to collect DNA samples from people convicted of certain crimes. 

| Read: California’s Gov. Newsom signs groundbreaking legislation exploring reparations

We discuss the following: Proposition 16, Proposition 20, Proposition 21, Proposition 22, Proposition 25, the race between incumbent Congresswoman Maxine Waters and Republican candidate, Joe Collins; senate race in South Carolina between incumbent Sen. Lindsay Graham and Jaime Harrison, becoming more civic minded; first 100 days, Blue Wave and what do after the election.

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