Covering politics and government for ProPublica. Former senior editor at The New Republic, covering domestic policy and national politics; former national political reporter for the Washington Post.
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is touring the storm devastation in Texas.
Aug. 29, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Immigration has been one of the most contentious issues this election season. The nation is starkly divided along party lines when it comes to the issue.
Sep. 15, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The images coming out of Ferguson in the past few days show police in riot gear, atop tanks, and holding what look like sniper rifles.
Aug. 14, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This may be the year that California finally gets to pick who’ll be the next president.
May. 23from Zócalo's Connecting California
People in Venezuela are struggling to get food, water, and medicine, and power is intermittent.
May. 7from Greater LA
Uber and Lyft drivers around the world are on strike, protesting low wages and no benefits. They’re also urging riders to boycott the apps for the day.
May. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
“The Terminator,” “Blade Runner,” and “Her” all center around a future of humans and machines living together. But that’s actually happening right now. The A.I.
May. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
More than a million species of plants, animals, fish and insects are going extinct because of human activity. A massive report from the UN blames it partly on climate change.
May. 10from To the Point
We visit a job fair in South LA set up for transgender people who often face unemployment and workplace discrimination and harassment.
May. 14from Greater LA
This week, we moved a lot closer to a court challenge that could significantly reduce or eliminate constitutional protections for abortion rights.
May. 17from Left, Right & Center
The super bloom this year has given spectators in Southern California quite the wild flower show. The hills alongside LA’s freeways are carpeted with bright yellows and oranges.
May. 17from KCRW Features
Congress is investigating misconduct alleged by the Mueller report. White House lawyers are rejecting every subpoena.
May. 16from To the Point