Democratic strategist and ad producer; senior strategist for Eric Garcetti's 2013 mayoral campaign and former media consultant for California State Senator Phil Angelides
In this special two-hour live show, we get the national and local picture. We talk to political pros, local candidates, and Southern California voters.
Nov. 7, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In Washington DC, the blame game from the weekend shutdown continues.
Jan. 23, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon announced his challenge to Senator Dianne Feinstein. De Leon is termed out as state senator. He admits his quest for the U.S.
Oct. 16, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The LAUSD board voted on Tuesday to cut $25 million from the school police budget. That’s a 35% decrease to a department that employs more than 450 officers.
Jul. 1from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Josh Barro discusses Joe Biden’s surge in the polls, Trump’s stumbling, and where US China policy should go next with Christine Emba, Megan McArdle and Ali Wyne.
Jun. 26from Left, Right & Center
Traveling nurse Sharlene Jenkins worked eight weeks in the COVID Intensive Care Unit at NYU.
Jul. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Two important moments in LGBTQ history happened in Huntington Park in December 1968. The first: Reverend Troy D.
Jun. 26from KCRW Features
The Trump administration filed a legal brief with the Supreme Court on Thursday night, arguing that Obamacare should be tossed out.
Jun. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA officials say anyone can get tested for coronavirus, symptoms or no symptoms. But appointments are hard to come by, and results can lag by a week or more.
Jul. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Josh Barro, Megan McArdle and Dorian Warren talk about the coronavirus response, the end of the Supreme Court term and the visit of the Mexican president.
Jul. 10from Left, Right & Center
Gavin Newsom banned all social gatherings with non-household members. Angelenos explain why they’re willing to risk infection to see each other.
Jul. 14from Greater LA
John C. Fremont was instrumental in California becoming a state. He was one of the first two senators. He was the first Republican candidate for president in 1856.
Jul. 3from Press Play with Madeleine Brand