Nicole Gaouette

Bloomberg News

Guest

Foreign policy reporter for Bloomberg News: former reporter in the Washington Bureau of the Los Angeles Times

Nicole Gaouette on KCRW

Former Senator  George Mitchell  brokered peace in Northern Ireland, but  he's stepping down  after two years as President Obama's special Mideast envoy.

Mideast Envoy George Mitchell Resigns

Former Senator George Mitchell brokered peace in Northern Ireland, but he's stepping down after two years as President Obama's special Mideast envoy.

from To the Point

The head of the Transportation Security Administration  told Congress  today that airport screeners are not the only layer of defense for American airports.

Government Testers Sneak Bomb Parts Past Screeners

The head of the Transportation Security Administration told Congress today that airport screeners are not the only layer of defense for American airports.

from To the Point

Yesterday's  Los Angeles Times  reported that a shortage of farm workers threatens to leave un-harvested fruits and vegetables rotting in fields nationwide.

Administration Attempts to Relax Visa Regulations for Farmworkers

Yesterday's Los Angeles Times reported that a shortage of farm workers threatens to leave un-harvested fruits and vegetables rotting in fields nationwide.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

California on Monday recorded its highest number of new cases since the pandemic began — more than 13,000 .

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Dennis Kucinich, former Ohio congressman and mayor of Cleveland, weighs in on what the Democratic Party keeps getting wrong.

from Scheer Intelligence

Starting Wednesday night, LA County will require restaurants to stop outdoor dining, which local health officials have linked to an uptick in new coronavirus cases.

from Greater LA

Because of COVID-19, about 40% of adults are canceling or postponing their regular medical appointments, according to the Centers for Disease Control .

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Before COVID-19, street vendor Heleo Leyva ran Quesadillas Tepexco, an East Hollywood food stand. But as the virus began to spread, he was forced to shut down.

from Greater LA

Los Angeles erupted when news broke that the presidential race had been called for Joe Biden. Fireworks went off in Echo Park.

from KCRW Features

Robert Scheer sits down with professor and author Benjamin Madley to talk about a little known part of California's history.

from Scheer Intelligence

This morning, Jackie Lacey conceded to former George Gascón in the race for Los Angeles County’s next district attorney.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

President-elect Joe Biden says rejoining the Paris Agreement on climate change would be among his first actions after he’s sworn in.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand