Amy Walter

Publisher and editor-in-chief, Cook Political Report

Guest/Host

Amy Walter is national editor of the Cook Political Report. She is a former political director for ABC News.

Amy Walter on KCRW

We kick off a new year of Left Right & Center as the country reflects on the one-year anniversary of the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol.

What have we learned since the Capitol insurrection one year ago?

We kick off a new year of Left Right & Center as the country reflects on the one-year anniversary of the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol.

from Left, Right & Center

Josh, Liz, Sean and Amy talk about President Joe Biden’s economic problems and redistricting ahead of the 2022 midterm elections.

Biden has 99 problems and the ports back logs are just one

Josh, Liz, Sean and Amy talk about President Joe Biden’s economic problems and redistricting ahead of the 2022 midterm elections.

from Left, Right & Center

Plus, the Left, Right & Center panel picks up the national debate on gun violence.

Lisa on the Left, Homer on the Right, Maggie in the Center?

Plus, the Left, Right & Center panel picks up the national debate on gun violence.

from Left, Right & Center

More from KCRW

The results of California’s primary elections suggest cannabis industry stakeholders want a balance between law enforcement and progressive criminal justice reforms.

from KCRW Features

The former presidential candidate speaks to “Scheer Intelligence” host Robert Scheer about the shreds of democracy left in America.

from Scheer Intelligence

KCRW discusses the recent mass shooting at Robb Elementary in Uvalde, gun control politics, the status of the war in Ukraine, and whether the U.S. should change its policy toward Asia.

from Left, Right & Center

KCRW wants to know: How will the elimination of federally-protected abortion rights change your life?

from Greater LA

The Supreme Court has struck down Roe v. Wade, the 1973 case establishing a nationwide right to an abortion. Now - millions of Americans will lose access to abortion care.

The polls may close at 8 p.m. tonight, but remember: In California elections, this is just the beginning.

from News Stories

Los Angeles voters have identified homelessness as the top issue in the election for LA’s next mayor.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

There are parallels between the fight over airline regulations and today’s debate over gun safety, says journalist Brendan Koerner.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The House select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol is holding the first in a series of what's expected to be 6 public hearings.