Visiting fellow at the Heritage Foundation; former senior official in Department of Homeland Security (2004-2006)
Superstorm Sandy has FEMA back in the headlines, with potential consequences for the Presidential campaign. What does FEMA really do?
Oct. 31, 2012from Which Way, L.A.?
After major disasters, the Federal Emergency Management Agency becomes a household word. It gave George W. Bush a black eye after Katrina.
Oct. 31, 2012from To the Point
There’s still much to discuss.
Apr. 24from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The great majority of Israel’s problems would be solved if the nation were able to establish lasting peace with its neighbors, says journalist and filmmaker Mariam Shahin.
Apr. 19from Scheer Intelligence
Even with redactions, there’s plenty to discuss
Apr. 19from Left, Right & Center
This week, we moved a lot closer to a court challenge that could significantly reduce or eliminate constitutional protections for abortion rights.
May. 17from Left, Right & Center
It’s a special live Left, Right & Center recorded at UC Santa Barbara.
May. 10from Left, Right & Center
In a bold statement, a leading dean of journalism argues that in abandoning Julian Assange, the mainstream media have abandoned the First Amendment.
May. 17from Scheer Intelligence
Ken joined Josh Barro on this week's Left, Right & Center episode to discuss the Mueller report with Rich Lowry and Christine Emba
Apr. 19from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Senate Bill 50 would force LA to allow more housing near public transit. It cleared a committee hearing in Sacramento on Tuesday.
Apr. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Secretary Nielsen resigns, starting a string of departures at DHS
Apr. 12from Left, Right & Center