Los Angeles Times
Staff writer for the Los Angeles Times covering City Hall; former staff writer for the LA Weekly
Mayor Eric Garcetti is halfway through his second and final term in office, but that hasn’t stopped one of the city’s biggest unions from releasing new ads attacking him.
Jul. 17from Greater LA
Mayor Eric Garcetti's’ former deputy mayor, Raymond Chan, solicited donations from Chinese developers who wanted to build downtown.
Jan. 31, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The FBI raided the home and offices of Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar on Wednesday. He represents the 14th District, which includes Downtown LA, Boyle Heights and Eagle Rock.
Nov. 8, 2018from 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
LGBTQ activist and Democratic donor Ed Buck owns an apartment building where 26-year-old Gemmel Moore died two years ago. This year, another man died in Buck’s apartment.
Jul. 29from Greater LA
This week, LA County Board of Supervisors approved a new sustainability plan that includes making parks and public lands more accessible, going fossil fuel-free in 25 years, and…
Aug. 7from Greater LA
President Donald Trump was at a campaign rally in North Carolina Wednesday, basking in chants of “send her back.”
Jul. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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
Where would America be without the muckraking journalists and the publications that champion their work?
Aug. 16from Scheer Intelligence
A new investigative report uncovers rampant exploitation of caregivers at residential care homes across the nation, many of them poor immigrants who work for a pittance around the…
Jul. 19from Scheer Intelligence
Despite thousands of requests to repair LA’s sidewalks each year, city officials say they can only manage to fix about ten a month.
Jul. 22from Greater LA
Mara Elliott was working in finance and contracts when the Sandy Hook shooting changed the course of her career.
Aug. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand