Ben Jacobs

The Guardian

Political reporter for The Guardian

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Recent national polls show Hillary Clinton has opened a lead on Donald Trump -- a few weeks ahead of both parties’ nominating conventions.

Trump Trashes Trade, Clinton Tries to Stay on Top

Recent national polls show Hillary Clinton has opened a lead on Donald Trump -- a few weeks ahead of both parties’ nominating conventions.

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Science continues to suffer attack from the Trump administration. Testimony on climate change and national security has been censored.

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A new investigative report uncovers rampant exploitation of caregivers at residential care homes across the nation, many of them poor immigrants who work for a pittance around the…

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Once again it’s the race for the White House as Reality TV, with  20 performers focused on making the next audition. Are “bold proposals” politically risky?

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The 2020 presidential race has a crowded field of competitors, and many are making their way to Los Angeles for fundraisers, rallies, and other events. KCRW is tracking LA visits by…

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller finally testifies before congress but did anything new come to light?

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President Donald Trump was at a campaign rally in North Carolina Wednesday, basking in chants of “send her back.”

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller testifies before congress, but does he say anything new?

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Can he really get Republicans on board?

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