Damian Paletta

Washington Post

Guest

Damian Paletta is the White House economic policy reporter for the Washington Post. He formerly covered intelligence and national security for the Wall Street Journal.

Damian Paletta on KCRW

The White House budget request is called  A New Foundation for American Greatness , in tune with the best-known slogan of the Trump campaign.

War on poverty or war against the poor?

The White House budget request is called A New Foundation for American Greatness , in tune with the best-known slogan of the Trump campaign.

from To the Point

Another Trump cabinet selection goes to another General. This time it's John F.

Retired Marine general to head Homeland Security

Another Trump cabinet selection goes to another General. This time it's John F.

from To the Point

The Pentagon has confirmed that Special Operations forces captured a high-ranking chemical-weapons operative with the Islamic State in Northern Iraq.

US Captures ISIS Chemical Weapons Engineer

The Pentagon has confirmed that Special Operations forces captured a high-ranking chemical-weapons operative with the Islamic State in Northern Iraq.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Banking expert Nomi Prins explains why Congress’ stimulus bill has been a boon for Wall Street and not the small businesses that need it most.

from Scheer Intelligence

A note from Evan Kleiman: After 11 full weeks of being told to stay home, the killing of George Floyd stirred Los Angeles to come outside in great numbers to walk in solidarity.

from Good Food

This special edition of Weekend All Things Considered includes NPR's Michel Martin's interviews with NAACP's Cornell Brooks, Baltimore state attorney Marilyn Mosby, Rev.

from All Things Considered

More than 500 people were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Friday night as demonstrations protesting police violence — including the recent killing of George Floyd — shifted into…

from News Stories

Demonstrators assembled in downtown Los Angeles Wednesday as part of national protests calling attention to the death of George Floyd, a Minneapolis black man killed by police officers…

from News Stories

Beaches in Los Angeles County reopened today.  But before you grab the towel and beach umbrella, LA is enacting several restrictions to maintain social distancing.

from News Stories

As public health officials continue to encourage families to stay at home, some are weighing the risks and benefits of expanding their social circles.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

It’s time to talk about immunity again.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

In a new book, journalist Vincent Bevins traces the Cold War massacres in Asia and Latin America that still define global political dynamics today.

from Scheer Intelligence