Economist, Economic Policy Institute
Economist with the Economic Policy Institute, a progressive think-tank in Washington, DC
This week, two senators introduced a bipartisan plan to renew long term unemployment benefits for the more than 3 million Americans still looking for work.
Jun. 26, 2014from To the Point
KCRW-Santa Monica College
Jul. 24, 2013from To the Point
The National Bureau of Economic Research said today the Great Recession that started in December 2007 officially ended in June of last year.
Sep. 20, 2010from Which Way, L.A.?
The Trump administration wants to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which allows young people who were illegally brought to the U.S. to live and work here.
Nov. 12from Greater LA
Lots of news this week.
Oct. 11from Left, Right & Center
Testimony this week added a lot of detail.
Oct. 25from Left, Right & Center
Hill's estranged husband was shopping the "real story" behind their divorce. Then private photos and text messages showed up on conservative website.
Nov. 1from KCRW Features
Trump’s sometimes, maybe lawyer Rudy Giuliani clearly needs an attorney himself as the investigations involving the former New York City mayor mount.
Oct. 16from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Twelve candidates are taking the stage at 5 PM PT at the CNN/New York Times Democratic Debate, hosted at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio
Oct. 15from KCRW Features
The U.S. House of Representatives is voting today to formalize the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Watch the debate and vote on the House floor live.
Oct. 31from KCRW Features
Two of the most urgent crises facing Americans---mental health and homelessness---are inextricably linked. The failure to see this has only made things worse.
Oct. 18from Scheer Intelligence
What will change the minds of climate change skeptics? An astrophysics professor suggests reframing the climate debate in a more positive light -- as a result of human evolution.
Oct. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand