TravisWild scThe California Dream used to be a car and a house. But for some people, today, the dream is a car that IS your house. These are not people pushed by high rents to live in their cars…They are people who choose it. They call it Van Life.

As part of our California Dream collaboration, Capital Public Radio’s Sammy Caiola goes in search of the Van Life community.

(Photo credit: Sammy Caiola)

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California Update

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  • Sep 02, 2019

    California Update for Tuesday, September 3, 2019

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  • Aug 30, 2019

    California Update for Monday, September 2, 2019

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  • Aug 29, 2019

    California Update for Friday, August 30, 2019

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  • Aug 28, 2019

    California Update for Thursday, August 29, 2019

    Primary caregivers (for children under 18) who are charged with a crime could be allowed to enter a rehabilitation program rather than being locked…
  • Aug 27, 2019

    California Update for Wednesday, August 28, 2019

    Some California health professionals want to be excluded from a labor-backed bill that would require some businesses to take on independent…
  • Aug 26, 2019

    California Update for Tuesday, August 27, 2019

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  • Aug 24, 2019

    California Update for Monday, August 26, 2019

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  • Aug 22, 2019

    California Update for Friday, August 23, 2019

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  • Aug 21, 2019

    California Update for Thursday, August 22, 2019

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  • Aug 20, 2019

    California Update for Wednesday, August 21, 2019

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