California Playbook reporter for Politico; former senior political reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle
President Trump decides he’s done waiting for Congress to fund his border wall. He’s doing it himself, or at least trying to, anyway.
Feb. 15from Left, Right & Center
Gavin Newsom delivered his first State of the State address today.
Feb. 12from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In 1972, California clinched the presidential nomination for Democrat George McGovern. Since then, the biggest state has become an ATM for candidates of both parties.
Dec. 12from To the Point
Hundreds of residential hotels in the City of LA offer shelter for people who would otherwise be homeless, but trendier SROs are popping up for young professionals with more money.
May. 6from Greater LA
Greater LA is coming soon! And we want to hear from you.
Apr. 24from Greater LA
For many Californians, Tax Day this year means writing a check to Uncle Sam.
Apr. 12from The Mixer
Senate Bill 50 would force LA to allow more housing near public transit. It cleared a committee hearing in Sacramento on Tuesday.
Apr. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Over 100 years ago “nature boys” and TB sufferers came to Southern California seeking its healthful sun.
Apr. 2from Design and Architecture
There’s been an uptick of violent crime in South Los Angeles, and if you get shot or stabbed there, it’s likely you’ll go to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance or St.
May. 9from Greater LA
Soleil Ho and Tejal Rao belong to a new wave of food critics who are helping to redefine the craft.
Mar. 15from Good Food
In 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered California to downsize its prisons because of overcrowding.
Apr. 24from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The shooting at a synagogue in San Diego County has led places of worship to lock doors, hire guards and install metal detectors.
May. 2from Greater LA