PODCAST: Can Long Beach stop gentrification?

The day after Long Beach moves toward new renter’s protections, we talk in-depth with Post reporter Jason Ruiz about the issue and discuss gentrification and housing.

Also horses and drunk bus drivers.

1:30 | Top News: (Clydesdales, planes on streets, bus driver DUI)

21:00 | Long Beach’s new move on renter protection

42:40 | Whine & Dine

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