Reporter for Bloomberg News; former Capitol reporter for the Sacramento Bee
Countrywide Financial, which helped create the sub-prime mortgage crisis, discounted hundreds of loans to members of Congress and officials of Fannie Mae, protecting its business and…
Jul. 5, 2012from To the Point
Two years of tax returns show that Mitt Romney paid about 14 percent last year on $21 million in income.
Jan. 24, 2012from To the Point
The Bush Administration wants California to make sure that poor women are legal residents or citizens before they get free help with birth control.
Apr. 4, 2007from Which Way, L.A.?
There’s a lot to consider.
Jul. 17from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The original purpose of cities was to bring people together. That was their function for thousands of years. Then came the 20th Century and the automobile, which, “blew cities apart.”
Jul. 27from To the Point
Three shootings in the span of one week in California, Texas, and Ohio have community members and political leaders speaking out against gun violence and hateful rhetoric toward the…
Aug. 5from Greater LA
Special Counsel Robert Mueller finally testifies before congress but did anything new come to light?
Jul. 26from Left, Right & Center
Filmmakers Abby Martin and Mike Prysner discuss the war crimes being committed in Gaza and how a resolution could be reached in the Middle East.
Jul. 26from Scheer Intelligence
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
Orange County Democrats are celebrating a victory that seemed almost impossible 10 years ago.
Aug. 9from KCRW Features
Teddy Roosevelt coined the term “Bully Pulpit.” Other presidents have used it to get the nation behind them. For President Trump, it’s an instrument of division.
Jul. 25from To the Point
The House and Senate are looking into Facebook’s plan to launch a currency called Libra. Neither side of the political aisle trusts Facebook, believing it's too big.
Jul. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand