UCLA's Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
Co-executive director of the Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at UCLA
Trump’s EPA wants to roll back greenhouse emissions rules, an issue that California led the way on. But does the federal government have the power to overrule California’s efforts?
Mar. 30, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump pulled the U.S. out of the Paris Climate Accord on Thursday.
Jun. 1, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt helped coordinate an ongoing lawsuit of 28 states against the Environmental Protection Agency’s carbon emissions rules.
Dec. 8, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Will mass shootings become part of America’s background noise? That’s an ugly prospect raised by the deaths of 34 people this week in Texas, Ohio and California.
Aug. 8from To the Point
If you drive by Home Depot or Ace Hardware, you might see people waiting outside for work such as painting a room, fixing a roof, or moving furniture.
Jul. 30from Greater LA
A new Trump administration rule says legal immigrants must forgo all public programs like food stamps and Medicaid if they want to become U.S. citizens.
Aug. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In its zeal to oppose President Trump at every turn, California risks becoming that the thing that it fears.
Aug. 15from Zócalo's Connecting California
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?
Jul. 30from To the Point
Governor Gavin Newsom today signed legislation that changes the language governing when officers are allowed to use deadly force.
Aug. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The City of LA wants to create more housing by encouraging Angelenos to build "accessory dwelling units."
Aug. 14from Greater LA
Can he really get Republicans on board?
Aug. 9from Left, Right & Center
Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in his cell at the Manhattan Correctional Center on Saturday, as he awaited trial. What happens next in the investigation?
Aug. 14from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers