Jolie Myers

Kcrw Staff/Producer

Jolie Myers brings experience in radio production, photojournalism, and web journalism, most recently working as associate producer on Marketplace's Wealth and Poverty Desk

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A state audit says the Office of the President at the University of California has kept secret more than $175 million.

Scathing audit finds UC President's office hid $175 million

A state audit says the Office of the President at the University of California has kept secret more than $175 million.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

It’s been three years since the lead crisis in Flint, Michigan began. Flint residents are still drinking bottled water.

Lead poisoning hits LA County

It’s been three years since the lead crisis in Flint, Michigan began. Flint residents are still drinking bottled water.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Writers in Hollywood just finished voting yay or nay to go on strike. The vote is expected to be in favor, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they’ll walk off the job.

What's at stake if Hollywood writers strike?

Writers in Hollywood just finished voting yay or nay to go on strike. The vote is expected to be in favor, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they’ll walk off the job.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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