White House correspondent for the Washington Post; former reporter for the New York Times
Yesterday's bloody violence has been replaced by uneasy calm as tens of thousands of protesters have gathered following Friday prayers.
Feb. 4, 2011from To the Point
The White House originally invited leaders of both parties in both houses of Congress to a working afternoon followed by dinner on November 18.
Nov. 30, 2010from To the Point
As expected since Mayor Richard Daley said he would not run for another term, Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel left the White House today to return to Chicago.
Oct. 1, 2010from To the Point
Tech workers at Amazon are risking their jobs to combat climate change.
Apr. 18from To the Point
President Trump has invited Iran to “pick up the phone and call” him. He’s also threatened the “end” of that country. It’s the latest act in a long international drama.
May. 23from To the Point
All the White House hopefuls talk about Climate Change. But Democrat Jay Inslee says it’s not just one issue; it’s all the issues.
May. 18from To the Point
The great majority of Israel’s problems would be solved if the nation were able to establish lasting peace with its neighbors, says journalist and filmmaker Mariam Shahin.
Apr. 19from Scheer Intelligence
Even the Wild West had gun control. Most Americans want it now--especially kids afraid of school shootings.
In 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered California to downsize its prisons because of overcrowding.
Apr. 24from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.
May. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Even with redactions, there’s plenty to discuss
Apr. 19from Left, Right & Center
More than 300 people died in a series of bombings at churches and high-end hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.
Apr. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand