Longtime politics, government and investigative reporter, now a contributor to LA Observed
California solar-panel company Solyndra was visited by President Obama, who called it a great example of the green-energy economy, but it was really the Bush Administration's idea.
Sep. 14, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
Julian Castro, former HUD secretary and former San Antonio Mayor, says his housing plan calls for a much greater investment to end homelessness by 2028.
Jul. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The shocking killing of a 32-year-old non-verbal autistic man by an off-duty LAPD officer at a Costco has parents of young autistic men wondering what it will take to keep their kids…
Jul. 2from Greater LA
"The Farewell" stars Awkwafina as a New Yorker who returns to China when her grandma gets diagnosed with cancer and has a short time to live.
Jul. 11from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
From immigration raids and the census to the Mueller report to concerns about the looming federal debt limit. The national news just doesn’t seem to stop these days.
Jul. 17from KCRW Features
Following the 4th of July, we’re sharing two of our favorite episodes from KCRW’s music documentary podcast Lost Notes.
Jul. 5from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Marianne Williamson, Oprah Winfrey's former spiritual advisor, has said she would defeat Donald Trump "by harnessing love."
Jul. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Santa Monica is focused on housing the 37 most expensive homeless people in the city.
Jul. 18from Greater LA
President Trump is finally fulfilling his campaign pledge to undo the Obama Clean Power Plan.
Jun. 29from To the Point
What are the key issues for black voters in LA right now?
Jul. 17from Greater LA