Writer of the 'Fact Checker' column, and former diplomatic correspondent, for the Washington Post; author of The Confidante: Condoleezza Rice and the Creation of the Bush Legacy
Between now and November, voters will be inundated with dramatically different visions of America and what it needs.
Jul. 29, 2016from To the Point
Nobody should be surprised when politicians distort the facts or tell outright lies. In 2007, the St. Petersburg Times introduced a feature called PolitiFact .
Jan. 3, 2012from To the Point
Republicans are trying to make good on the promises that gave them control of the House of Representatives-- planning action on 600 amendments to this year’s budget before taking off…
Feb. 17, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
Feb. 5from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.
Feb. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
It’s not just Sanders that the Democratic establishment is frightened of, it’s the powerful working class movement he’s helped build.
Feb. 7from Scheer Intelligence
Ahead of an election, LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey has moved to dismiss 66,000 cannabis-related convictions here.
Feb. 14from KCRW Features
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
From impeachment acquittal to taking revenge.
Feb. 14from Left, Right & Center
A special Left, Right & Center recorded in front of an audience in Santa Monica.
Feb. 21from Left, Right & Center
Did President Trump abuse his power? That’s now up to the Senate. But is that even a crime? Democrats and Republicans agree on the facts, but not on the Constitution.
Jan. 21from 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