Alexandra Sif Tryggvadottir

Associate producer

Producer/KCRW Staff

Alexandra Sif Tryggvadóttir joined KCRW’s Press Play team in 2018. She holds a degree in communication from the University of California, Los Angeles. During her time at UCLA, she was a staff writer for The Daily Bruin, where she covered current events on and off campus. During summer 2017, she was a reporter for the main newspaper in Iceland, where she covered national news for an Icelandic audience.

Alexandra Sif Tryggvadottir on KCRW

The House managers are making the case that President Trump violated his oath of office and should be removed. Republicans are apparently unconvinced.

Impeachment trial day 3 recap; EPA rolls back water protections

The House managers are making the case that President Trump violated his oath of office and should be removed. Republicans are apparently unconvinced.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

It’s day two of President Trump’s impeachment trial, with opening arguments underway. We get in-depth analysis.

Impeachment trial analysis; classic film gets new music

It’s day two of President Trump’s impeachment trial, with opening arguments underway. We get in-depth analysis.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Kenneth Starr, the independent counsel who led the investigation into President Clinton that resulted in his impeachment, is now part of President Trump’s defense team.

Profiling Trump’s legal team in impeachment trial

Kenneth Starr, the independent counsel who led the investigation into President Clinton that resulted in his impeachment, is now part of President Trump’s defense team.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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from KCRW Features

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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The House has voted to send the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

House prosecutors marched to the Senate today, where Adam Schiff, House Intelligence Chairman and the trial’s lead prosecutor, read aloud the two charges against Trump.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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from Zócalo's Connecting California

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from Zócalo's Connecting California