David Bowermaster

Federal Courts Reporter for the Seattle Times

Guest

Federal Courts Reporter for the Seattle Times

David Bowermaster on KCRW

Last year, the Boston Globe
reported that former Attorney General  John Ashcroft  changed the process for
hiring new attorneys for the Department of Justice's  Civil Rights Division…

Partisan Politics and the Administration of Justice

Last year, the Boston Globe reported that former Attorney General John Ashcroft changed the process for hiring new attorneys for the Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division…

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Faustino Benites has worked at The Huntington Gardens for over 30 years. Now he’s sharing plant tips in Spanish on the organization’s TikTok account to thousands of fans.

from Greater LA

Laurie Leshin, JPL’s new director, wants to explore the far reaches of space, find evidence of life on Mars, and make the institution more inclusive.

from Greater LA

Panelists discuss Biden’s responses to recent mass shootings and SCOTUS’ decision to end federal abortion rights. Do voters care that Biden scored points at summits abroad?

from Left, Right & Center

The Supreme Court’s decision to limit federal environmental protection rules will have little-to-no effect on California’s carbon-reduction policies, according to experts — and state…

from News Stories

After several guilty pleas, prosecutors won a conviction in the first trial connected to a wide-ranging corruption scandal that has exposed the dark side of LA politics.

from KCRW Features

Panelists discuss how President Biden is addressing fears of a recession, the latest January 6 hearing, and former President Trump’s potential 2024 run.

from Left, Right & Center

LGBTQ teens can have a good time in a safe space at the annual Santa Monica High School Queer Prom without the fear of experiencing hate or discrimination.

from Greater LA

Americans can now call or text 988 to access the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. But many mental health centers are still understaffed and struggling to keep up with callers.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

On the day the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, staff at a San Antonio abortion clinic had to turn away patients who were already scheduled for the procedure there.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand