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Washington columnist for the Los Angeles Times
Nobody knows what the first default in US government history might look like, and it might take until midnight Tuesday before the world knows whether it's going to happen. The House…
Jul. 28, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
As the debt-ceiling deadline looms, House Speaker John Boehner has been challenged by his own Republican majority.
Jul. 28, 2011from To the Point
Democrat Leon Panetta of Monterey served in Congress for 17 years. He was Bill Clinton's budget director and chief of staff, and he was part of the Iraq Study Group .
Jan. 5, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
Officers are accused of using bogus info to boost stats of traffic stops. As a result, 20 officers have been taken off the streets.
Jan. 21from KCRW Features
A new PBS documentary provides insight into a prison initiative that is fighting recidivism with an unlikely tool.
Jan. 24from Scheer Intelligence
The CDC says it’s not a question of “if” the coronavirus will spread to the U.S., but “when.” Officials say they don’t yet know whether it will be a mild or severe outbreak.
Feb. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Texts, documents and a Ritz-Carlton Vienna notepad
Jan. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
China has locked down an entire city to control the coronavirus, while President Trump has eliminated federal programs to cope with disease epidemics.
Feb. 6from To the Point
The Super Bowl is this Sunday, and Donald Trump and Michael Bloomberg’s campaigns have spent big money on commercial time during the game.
Jan. 31from KCRW Features
Feb. 5from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Today at 12:15 PM, Pete Buttigieg is participating in a town hall at USC Bovard Auditorium. He also has an evening fundraiser for his campaign.
Feb. 20from News Stories
House prosecutors marched to the Senate today, where Adam Schiff, House Intelligence Chairman and the trial’s lead prosecutor, read aloud the two charges against Trump.
Jan. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand