John Lott

Guest

President of the Crime Prevention Research Center and a contributor to Fox News; author of More Guns, Less Crime: Understanding Crime and Gun Control Laws and the just released Dumbing Down the Courts: How Politics Keeps the Smartest Judges Off the Bench; former chief economist for the United States Sentencing Commission

John Lott on KCRW

For the first time in history, the US House of Representatives has held a Cabinet member in contempt.

Election-Year Politics and the 'Fast and Furious' Affair

For the first time in history, the US House of Representatives has held a Cabinet member in contempt.

from To the Point

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President Trump has invited Iran to “pick up the phone and call” him. He’s also threatened the “end” of that country. It’s the latest act  in a long international drama.

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It’s invisible in some places, but dirty air kills millions of people all over the world. That’s even true in America, despite the Clean Air Act and California’s Air Resources Board.

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There’s still much to discuss.

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Tech workers at Amazon are risking their jobs to combat climate change.

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Attorney General William Barr released the highly anticipated Mueller report this morning.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Even with redactions, there’s plenty to discuss

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In 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered California to downsize its prisons because of overcrowding.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Senate Bill 50 would force LA to allow more housing near public transit. It cleared a committee hearing in Sacramento on Tuesday.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand