Insight With Beth Ruyak

Hosted By Beth Ruyak

A daily, in-depth interview program providing context and background to the issues that face our region.


Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
on News Station

 We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter 
 We Get Support From:
Become a Supporter 

California Ballot Initiatives Explained


California has several ballot initiatives to consider on Nov. 4, some controversial and some not so controversial. We’ll talk with McGeorge Law Professor Mary-Beth Moylan who teaches election law and the initiative process about what they all mean and how they affect Californians.


CapRadio Proposition Stories

  • Brown for Governor 2014

    Brown Runs Campaign Ad For Propositions

    Wednesday, October 08, 2014

    California Governor Jerry Brown has produced his first campaign ads of the season, but they’re not for his own reelection campaign.

  • Amy Quinton / Capital Public Radio

    Voters Will Decide Fate Of $7.5 Billion Water Bond

    Tuesday, October 07, 2014

    On November 4th, California voters will decide the fate of a $7.5 billion bond intended to improve the state’s water system. Proposition 1 is one of the most closely watched measures on the ballot. But it has divided some environmental groups.

  • tomsaint / Flickr

    Prop 47 Seeks To Reduce California Prison Population

    Monday, October 06, 2014

    A measure on the California November ballot would reduce some drug possession and theft-related felony crimes to misdemeanors. Proponents say it would reduce prison overcrowding and prison costs. Opponents say it would put dangerous criminals back on the streets and overcrowd local jails.

 election 2014prop2014

More From Insight With Beth Ruyak