Economics editor for Congressional Quarterly
The lame duck Congress has until next week to prevent a government shutdown. At the moment, that sounds unlikely.
Dec. 2, 2014from To the Point
With gasoline more than $4 a gallon, Senate Democrats today tried to tax the windfall profits of America's five largest oil companies.
Jun. 10, 2008from To the Point
President Bush's latest budget is a staggering $2.9 trillion, with one fifth--$624 billion--for the military.
Feb. 5, 2007from To the Point
Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.
May. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Instagram is experimenting with hiding likes for accounts in Canada. Some people are concerned this will change the experience and community on Instagram.
May. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Presidential candidate and US Senator Kamala Harris stopped in Los Angeles on Sunday to speak at Southwest College in South LA.
May. 20from Greater LA
The U.S. government’s attack on the WikiLeaks founder covers up a menacing assault on the First Amendment, argues journalist Bruce Shapiro.
Apr. 26from Scheer Intelligence
Tech workers at Amazon are risking their jobs to combat climate change.
Apr. 18from To the Point
All the White House hopefuls talk about Climate Change. But Democrat Jay Inslee says it’s not just one issue; it’s all the issues.
May. 18from To the Point
There’s still much to discuss.
Apr. 24from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Attorney General William Barr released the highly anticipated Mueller report this morning.
Apr. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
It’s a special live Left, Right & Center recorded at UC Santa Barbara.
May. 10from Left, Right & Center