Gina Pollack

Producer

Producer, 'Press Play'

Gina Pollack on KCRW

Abortions are illegal in Ireland, even in cases of rape or incest.

Will one of Europe's strictest abortion laws be overturned?

Abortions are illegal in Ireland, even in cases of rape or incest.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Michael McFaul was U.S. Ambassador to Russia from 2012 to 2014, during Obama’s presidency.

US-Russia politics: Cold War to 'Hot Peace'

Michael McFaul was U.S. Ambassador to Russia from 2012 to 2014, during Obama’s presidency.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Republican State Assemblyman Travis Allen represents parts of Orange County, including Huntington Beach.

Calif. Governor's race: Travis Allen interview

Republican State Assemblyman Travis Allen represents parts of Orange County, including Huntington Beach.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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