New America Foundation
Ann Ravel is a fellow at the New America Foundation. She is a former chair of both the Federal Election Commission and the California Fair Political Practices Commission.
It's now common knowledge that Russia tried to influence last year's election in favor of Donald Trump. What was the role of social media?
Sep. 28, 2017from To the Point
Ann Ravel, one of the Democratic members of the Federal Election Commission, has resigned in protest to the agency’s failure to enforce campaign finance laws.
Feb. 21, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Federal Election Commission, divided between three Democrats and three Republicans, is supposed to regulate the way political money is raised and spent.
May. 5, 2015from To the Point
Amid the novel coronavirus spreading, stocks are plunging, an infected cruise ship is docking, and people are stocking up on toilet paper.
Mar. 9from Greater LA
California’s Super Tuesday results could spell the end for some Democatic hopefuls.
Mar. 1from To the Point
And Joe Biden’s very Super Tuesday.
Mar. 6from Left, Right & Center
It’s primary election day in California and 13 other states (plus one territory). In LA County, about 1000 voting centers are open until 8 PM.
Mar. 3from Greater LA
With many people staying at home due to coronavirus, our apartments and houses have become work spaces, classrooms, gyms.
Mar. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Former City Councilman Mitchell Englander has pleaded not guilty to obstructing an FBI investigation into him accepting cash, female escort services, hotel rooms, and expensive meals…
Mar. 10from KCRW Features
Concerned about coronavirus, companies are canceling or postponing conferences and events.
Mar. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
What can the president do about the coronavirus outbreak?
Mar. 10from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The White House has unveiled a $1 trillion stimulus package in response to COVID-19.
Mar. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand