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Political reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle
Even after a decisive victory in Oregon’s presidential primary Tuesday, the odds of Bernie Sanders becoming the Democratic nominee remain very slim.
May. 18, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California Attorney General Kamala Harris is widely seen as the frontrunner in the race to fill Barbara Boxer’s soon-to-be-open U.S.
May. 11, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Orange County Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez is a candidate to replace retiring Barbara Boxer in the US Senate.
May. 18, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
A new Trump administration rule says legal immigrants must forgo all public programs like food stamps and Medicaid if they want to become U.S. citizens.
Aug. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Parking in downtown LA isn’t exactly easy.
Aug. 16from KCRW Features
Restaurants across LA are accepting credit and debit cards only because cash can be a liability for businesses and consumers. However, 22% of U.S.
Aug. 1from Greater LA
The death of the nation’s longest serving federal judge is a reminder about our lack of effective judicial oversight.
Aug. 8from Zócalo's Connecting California
LA Metro is considering plans for the Sepulveda Transit Corridor Project, which aims to build public transit options that would connect the San Fernando Valley to the Westside in a…
Aug. 6from Greater LA
Most people don't think California was a slave state, but its presence on the West Coast predates the arrival of enslaved Africans in 1619.
Aug. 19from KCRW Features
Orange County Democrats are celebrating a victory that seemed almost impossible 10 years ago.
Aug. 9from KCRW Features
LA’s City Council voted on Tuesday to renew rules that restrict where people living in their vehicles may park. Community activists say these rules criminalize homelessness.
Jul. 31from Greater LA
As Los Angeles Unified students go back to school, the president of the teachers union says several changes will be implemented this year.
Aug. 20from Press Play with Madeleine Brand