Marisa Lagos

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Political reporter for KQED in San Francisco; former reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle

Marisa Lagos on KCRW

Many people with arrest records have a hard time finding housing and getting a job.

California pushes to get rid of criminal records for millions who have served their sentences

Many people with arrest records have a hard time finding housing and getting a job.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

In some states, the number of people who voted early has passed the number of total voters in the 2014 midterms.

How have the gubernatorial candidates spent the last week ahead of the election?

In some states, the number of people who voted early has passed the number of total voters in the 2014 midterms.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Jerry Brown took jabs at the White House, defended his legacy infrastructure projects and - generally - painted a rosy picture of California during his final "state of the state"…

Jerry Brown’s swan song

Jerry Brown took jabs at the White House, defended his legacy infrastructure projects and - generally - painted a rosy picture of California during his final "state of the state"…

from The Mixer

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California State Senator Scott Wiener’s controversial housing bill, SB 50, has been shelved for debate until next year.

It’s a special live Left, Right & Center recorded at UC Santa Barbara.

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Get ready for more debate about health insurance as Trump runs for re-election. Democratic hopefuls are debating reforms while Republicans accuse them of “socialized medicine.”

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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

People in Venezuela are struggling to get food, water, and medicine, and power is intermittent.

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But will they hold him in contempt of Congress?

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There’s been an uptick of violent crime in South Los Angeles, and if you get shot or stabbed there, it’s likely you’ll go to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance or St.

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Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The U.S. government’s attack on the WikiLeaks founder covers up a menacing assault on the First Amendment, argues journalist Bruce Shapiro.

from Scheer Intelligence