National education reporter for the Washington Post
It could be a rare compromise in a sharply divided Congress. Democrats and Republicans want to get rid of No Child Left Behind .
Dec. 1, 2015from To the Point
The College Board designs advance placement courses for high-school students, providing what critics call a monopoly on American History.
Aug. 6, 2015from To the Point
In this age of political polarization, bipartisanship is a rarity on Capitol Hill.
Jul. 7, 2015from To the Point
Canadian show “Workin’ Moms” gained attention in the U.S. after Netflix picked it up. Now in its third season, the show follows four women and their lives after giving birth.
Mar. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
We don’t have the Mueller report yet, but we do have the Attorney General’s letter about the Mueller report.
Mar. 29from Left, Right & Center
And we’re still waiting for the Mueller report.
Apr. 10from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
President Trump has made federal policy out of denying climate change. But state, county and city laws and ordinances are still on the books.
Apr. 4from To the Point
Before President Trump comes to Los Angeles on a fundraising trip, he's stopping in the city of Calexico to see the US-Mexico border. There, the president plans to commemorate what…
Apr. 5from KCRW Features
Even with redactions, there’s plenty to discuss
Apr. 19from Left, Right & Center
It’s a special live episode from USC Gould School of Law!
Apr. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
More than 300 people died in a series of bombings at churches and high-end hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.
Apr. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
When it comes to matters of race, the entertainment industry fails its increasingly diverse audience, time and again.
Mar. 15from Scheer Intelligence