Jason A. Johnson

Morgan State University / TheRoot.com

Guest

Jason Johnson is a professor of political science and journalism at Morgan State University and the politics editor of The Root. He is a former professor of political science at Hiram College and contributor to Sirius XM's POTUS Channel.

Jason A. Johnson on KCRW

In this special two-hour live show, we get the national and local picture. We talk to political pros, local candidates, and Southern California voters.

After midterms, is the U.S. more divided, or can we work across the aisle?

In this special two-hour live show, we get the national and local picture. We talk to political pros, local candidates, and Southern California voters.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More than two dozen White House staffers have resigned or been fired.

The revolving door at the White House

More than two dozen White House staffers have resigned or been fired.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

There’s a lot of buzz over the queen of all media running for president in 2020.

What do calls for Oprah 2020 say about our politics today?

There’s a lot of buzz over the queen of all media running for president in 2020.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

As 2019 comes to a close, it’s time to look back at the important news stories that we’ve covered on Studio Berlin.

from Studio Berlin

Gordon Sondland said there was a quid pro quo in dealings with Ukraine, and that he assumed military aid for Ukraine had strings attached.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Sometimes, as President Trump recently found out, they really are laughing at you behind your back. But does that matter?

from Left, Right & Center

The parts for ghost guns are sold without background checks, which means felons and kids can buy them.

from KCRW Features

Prime Minister Boris Johnson orchestrated a landslide victory in yesterday’s UK election, resulting in the biggest Conservative majority in Parliament since Margaret Thatcher won a…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The House Judiciary Committee is holding its first hearing in the impeachment inquiry today.

Thousands of political junkies and many presidential hopefuls gathered in Long Beach over the weekend for the California Democratic Party Convention.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Today’s House Judiciary Committee hearing has lots of interruptions from Republicans as they try defending President Trump.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The California Democratic senator announced today she’s suspending her campaign for president, exactly two months before the Iowa caucus.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand