Adam Wren

contributing editor at Politico Magazine and Indianapolis Monthly

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Over and over again today, Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Catholic faith came up. Sen.

Inside Amy Coney Barrett’s Catholic faith organization People of Praise

Over and over again today, Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Catholic faith came up. Sen.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Virus, pandemic, and public health movies have rocketed to the top of streaming platforms’ algorithms as people are cooped up at home, social distancing and self-isolating.

Virus films like ‘Outbreak’ and ‘The Hot Zone’ offer serious lessons

Virus, pandemic, and public health movies have rocketed to the top of streaming platforms’ algorithms as people are cooped up at home, social distancing and self-isolating.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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The attempt to recall Governor Gavin Newsom has failed, according to a call by The Associated Press, allowing the governor to stay in office until at least 2023.

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LA County will soon require proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID-19 test at bars, wineries, breweries, nightclubs, and lounges.

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If you live in California and care at all about a sudden change of leadership in this state, you’ll want to vote in the 2021 recall election.

Leafly Senior Editor David Downs talks about how Newsom has dealt with the burgeoning cannabis market, and whether pot will have a role to play when he’ll likely be on the 2022 ballot.

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Secretary of State Shirley Weber said the total cost of the special election could exceed $300 million.

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The LA City Council has passed a motion that aims to curb street racing.

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