Today, we begin with the author of a new book on campaign finance and his theory of how the problem of money in politics goes way beyond Citizens United. Then, an update on the air quality in Porter Ranch, how it has been tested and what the potential health impacts could be. Next, the behind-the-scenes story of how the NFL came back to L.A. And finally, a look at Kendrick Lamar, Hillary Clinton and this moment when it comes to race in America and American politics.
Campaign Finance, Porter Ranch, Kendrick Lamar & Clinton
From this Episode:
Campaign Finance Post-Scalia
The fallout from Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s death is being felt on the campaign trail. One of the most controversial decisions he backed was Citizens United, the...
12 min, 7 sec
Porter Ranch: What’s in the Air?
L.A. County Supervisor Mike Antonovich, Sen. Barbara Boxer and other state and local politicians are calling for more testing to make sure the area around the gas leak in...
9 min, 14 sec
The Real Story of Bringing the NFL Back to LA
For years and years – since the Rams left in 1994 really – there’s been talk about bringing pro football back to Los Angeles. Now, it’s finally happening. The Rams and maybe...
13 min, 42 sec