Bill Straub

Washington-based political columnist for the Northern Kentucky Tribune and KyForward.com

Bill Straub on KCRW

Joe Biden is already putting together his transition team. But Republicans will likely still control the Senate.

Biden wins. But how will Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell work with him?

Joe Biden is already putting together his transition team. But Republicans will likely still control the Senate.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

Caitlyn Jenner, reality TV star and California gubernatorial hopeful, said over the weekend that she was against trans girls competing in girls’ sports.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

LA County has moved to the least restrictive yellow tier in California’s reopening plan.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Live in a heat island? Want to know more? This is a special third bonus episode to In Our Backyard: Heat is the deadliest aspect of climate change.

from To the Point

"Judging California’s climate change policies by greenhouse gas emissions is backwards.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

The city of LA has locked basketball hoops in Venice Beach, even as more outdoor and indoor activities get the green light to restart.

from Greater LA

On Tuesday, the jury found former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin guilty in the death of George Floyd.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

As President Biden approaches his 100th day in office, he plans to address a Joint Session of Congress.

Joe Mathews says national governments and tech companies are not up to the job of regulating the worldwide web.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

In Our Backyard is a six-part series from Warren Olney that explores how this region is changing and how we can respond.

from To the Point