Bill Carrick

Bill Carrick

Democratic strategist

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Democratic strategist and ad producer; senior strategist for Eric Garcetti's 2013 mayoral campaign and former media consultant for California State Senator Phil Angelides

Bill Carrick on KCRW

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.

After midterms, is the U.S. more divided, or can we work across the aisle?

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In Washington DC, the blame game from the weekend shutdown continues.

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In Washington DC, the blame game from the weekend shutdown continues.

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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.

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