executive order Cal State drops freshman placement tests and remedial classes in hopes of boosting grad rate By Lee Romney • Aug 16, 2017 "Commencement 2014" by CC Flickr user CSU Monterey Bay, resized and recropped Listen Listening... / 7:58 Earlier this month, the Cal State University Chancellor announced something huge. He issued an executive order that will radically change what’s known as “remedial” education. Hey Area: A history of San Francisco's contested sanctuary city status By Holly McDede • Mar 6, 2017 COURTESY OF JOSE ARTIGA Listen Listening... / 14:14 President Donald Trump recently issued an executive order promising to halt federal funding for cities that limit cooperation with immigration agents. Some mayors from across the country vowed to remain so called “sanctuary cities” anyway. Your Call: Immigrant voices By Malihe Razazan & Rose Aguilar • Feb 14, 2017 Used Under CC by MJWein / flickr Listen Listening... / 52:59 On today’s Your Call, we continue our weeklong immigration series by discussing the real life impacts of Donald Trump’s sweeping executive orders on immigrants and refugees. Your Call: Steve Bannon, the man behind Donald Trump By Rose Aguilar & Laura Flynn • Feb 7, 2017 Don Irvine / Used Under CC / Wikimedia Listen Listening... / 53:04 How is Steve Bannon shaping the executive branch? California responds to President Trump's orders on undocumented immigration By Ben Trefny • Jan 25, 2017 Cropped and used under CC license from Flickr user Amy the Nurse Listen Listening... / 5:14 Donald Trump signed two executive orders that had to do with undocumented immigration today.