Election 2020

Michelle Steel and Young Kim will be the first-ever Korean American women elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.

from Greater LA

In Pennsylvania, a judge on Saturday threw out the Trump campaign’s effort claiming widespread problems with mail-in votes in the state and that some 7 million votes should be tossed.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Keli Goff, Tim Carney and Christine Emba talk about the fact that almost three weeks after the election, President Trump continues to subvert his clear loss and its effect on our…

Still waiting

Keli Goff, Tim Carney and Christine Emba talk about the fact that almost three weeks after the election, President Trump continues to subvert his clear loss and its effect on our…

from Left, Right & Center

President-elect Joe Biden spoke on Thursday about President Trump’s ongoing campaign to overturn the election: “I think they’re witnessing incredible irresponsibility.

Trump is still fighting an election he lost. What it means for US democracy

President-elect Joe Biden spoke on Thursday about President Trump’s ongoing campaign to overturn the election: “I think they’re witnessing incredible irresponsibility.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs lost his reelection bid this month. He formally conceded to his Republican challenger, Kevin Lincoln, on Tuesday. The race wasn’t even close.

Michael Tubbs, endorsed by Barack Obama, is ousted after just one term as Stockton mayor

Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs lost his reelection bid this month. He formally conceded to his Republican challenger, Kevin Lincoln, on Tuesday. The race wasn’t even close.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Alex Lee has become California’s first Generation Z lawmaker, California’s first openly bisexual state lawmaker, and California's youngest Asian American state lawmaker ever.

Alex Lee, the first Gen Z lawmaker, is heading to the California State Assembly

Alex Lee has become California’s first Generation Z lawmaker, California’s first openly bisexual state lawmaker, and California's youngest Asian American state lawmaker ever.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Until late Tuesday, Christopher Krebs was the top Trump administration official overseeing election security.

Democracy: How it held up during election 2020 and what it may look like going forward

Until late Tuesday, Christopher Krebs was the top Trump administration official overseeing election security.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

President Trump’s legal remedies to overturn the election continue to fail, but does it even matter?

Is overturning the election results even the goal anymore?

President Trump’s legal remedies to overturn the election continue to fail, but does it even matter?

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

On the morning of Election Day, President Trump made one of his regular calls into the morning show “Fox and Friends.” He sounded tired.

Newsmax and One America News are luring Trump supporters after Fox called Arizona for Biden

On the morning of Election Day, President Trump made one of his regular calls into the morning show “Fox and Friends.” He sounded tired.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Doug Emhoff is a 56-year-old LA entertainment lawyer who married Kamala Harris in 2014 during her tenure as California attorney general.

Kamala Harris’ husband is leaving his job, Joe Biden’s wife is keeping hers. What it says about gender roles

Doug Emhoff is a 56-year-old LA entertainment lawyer who married Kamala Harris in 2014 during her tenure as California attorney general.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Donald Trump is still refusing to concede, so is there anything Biden can do to move along the transition?

Trump still won’t concede. What does the Constitution say about presidential transitions?

Donald Trump is still refusing to concede, so is there anything Biden can do to move along the transition?

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

When Parler was launched in 2018, the goal was to be a haven for free speech.

Conservatives flock to social media platform Parler in the wake of the election

When Parler was launched in 2018, the goal was to be a haven for free speech.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Many of Donald Trump’s followers have begun to turn away from Fox News, which was sympathetic toward the outgoing president since he began peddling his “birther” conspiracy theory —…

Trump turns away from Fox News, Disney does well with shareholders despite loss

Many of Donald Trump’s followers have begun to turn away from Fox News, which was sympathetic toward the outgoing president since he began peddling his “birther” conspiracy theory —…

from The Business

Josh Barro, Tim Carney and Christine Emba talk about President Trump and Republicans denying the election results and the promise of the coronavirus vaccine.

Denial

Josh Barro, Tim Carney and Christine Emba talk about President Trump and Republicans denying the election results and the promise of the coronavirus vaccine.

from Left, Right & Center

Dennis Kucinich, former Ohio congressman and mayor of Cleveland, weighs in on what the Democratic Party keeps getting wrong.

The Real Reason the Blue Wave Never Materialized

Dennis Kucinich, former Ohio congressman and mayor of Cleveland, weighs in on what the Democratic Party keeps getting wrong.

from Scheer Intelligence

President-elect Joe Biden has put out a multi-part plan for housing and homelessness policies.

What could a Biden administration mean for homelessness in LA?

President-elect Joe Biden has put out a multi-part plan for housing and homelessness policies.

from Greater LA

Josh Barro and Ken White return to this post-election world. What’s President Trump suing over now?

The president and the president-elect

Josh Barro and Ken White return to this post-election world. What’s President Trump suing over now?

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

Mitchell says it’s important to demilitarize the police, especially after seeing “the kind of equipment and artillery … that many law enforcement had and showed up [with] in recent…

Newly elected LA Supervisor Holly Mitchell on reforming police and building more housing

Mitchell says it’s important to demilitarize the police, especially after seeing “the kind of equipment and artillery … that many law enforcement had and showed up [with] in recent…

from Greater LA

Even though Joe Biden won the election, President Trump still has not conceded the race.

President Trump is running out of legal options to challenge the election

Even though Joe Biden won the election, President Trump still has not conceded the race.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Garcetti tells Press Play what the Biden administration would mean for Los Angeles, which is facing big economic problems due to COVID-19.

Mayor Eric Garcetti on what a Biden presidency will mean for coronavirus relief, immigration and housing in LA

Garcetti tells Press Play what the Biden administration would mean for Los Angeles, which is facing big economic problems due to COVID-19.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand