LA-based National Political Correspondent reporter for the New York Times
Los Angeles correspondent for the New York Times
On Thursday, nine Democratic candidates took part in an LGBTQ forum in Southern California. One of the three front-runners, Bernie Sanders, was absent.
Oct. 11from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The University of Southern California is sometimes called the University of Spoiled Children. The college admissions cheating scandal hasn’t helped USC shed that reputation.
Apr. 4, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In the Central Valley, Donald Trump has a lot of supporters, but there are also undocumented workers who are the backbone of the farm economy.
Feb. 27, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Thanksgiving can be a tough time for people who’ve lost family members. That’s why one LA mother started a turkey giveaway for families whose children have been killed.
Nov. 27from Greater LA
The parts for ghost guns are sold without background checks, which means felons and kids can buy them.
Nov. 26from KCRW Features
Two-bedroom units in Pasadena often sell for $700,000. So how could one cost $75,000? Caltrans owns it.
Nov. 20from Greater LA
The City of LA is considering doing away with requirements that developers provide parking with new buildings in downtown.
Nov. 21from Greater LA
Josh and Ken discuss an eventful day of impeachment testimony.
Nov. 21from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The state’s legal cannabis market is on track to hit $3.1 billion in sales this year. But the unlicensed market is expected to be far larger, at an estimated $8.7 billion.
Nov. 25from Greater LA
The Human Rights Campaign found that a city’s size did not guarantee equity for their queer community.
“Draining the swamp” was a popular slogan, and President Trump has made good on his promise. Crucial firings and resignations have hit almost every department.
Nov. 28from To the Point
The head of the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority will step down at the end of the month. We ask why.
Dec. 2from Greater LA