Emily Alpert Reyes

Los Angeles Times

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City Hall Reporter for the Los Angeles Times

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For many people experiencing homelessness, access to a bathroom is a persistent problem.

Bathrooms for the homeless would cost more than $330,000 each, so how will LA pay?

For many people experiencing homelessness, access to a bathroom is a persistent problem.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Federal investigators are looking into whether extortion, bribery and other crimes were committed to get billions of dollars of development projects off the ground in downtown LA.

FBI raids reveal a wide corruption investigation into City Hall

Federal investigators are looking into whether extortion, bribery and other crimes were committed to get billions of dollars of development projects off the ground in downtown LA.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

If you’re an LA voter, you’ve likely gotten mailers from both sides of the Measure S campaign.

Wild claims made in Measure S mailers

If you’re an LA voter, you’ve likely gotten mailers from both sides of the Measure S campaign.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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