University of Maryland
Economist Peter Morici is a professor emeritus at the University of Maryland. He formerly served as chief economist of the US International Trade Commission.
The new House tax reform bill is supposed to save money for "average" Americans. Speaker Paul Ryan calls the new Republican tax cuts "a windfall for the middle class."
Nov. 3, 2017from To the Point
The White House budget request is called A New Foundation for American Greatness , in tune with the best-known slogan of the Trump campaign.
May. 24, 2017from To the Point
President Trump wants to cut government — except for Social Security and Medicare. At the same time, he wants to put people to work.
Jan. 24, 2017from To the Point
When Gavin Newsom signed AB387 into law today, he ended 16 years of unsuccessful attempts by daycare providers statewide to unionize.
Sep. 30from KCRW Features
Democrat Monique Limon announced she will run for Hannah Beth Jackson’s coveted state senate seat.
Sep. 27from Curious Coast
Election officials in LA County want to make voting easier, more accessible, and more secure.
A state bill called AB 5 would require businesses that rely on independent contractors to reclassify them as employees and offer benefits such as health insurance and sick pay. There’s…
Sep. 11from KCRW Features
Nearly 200 years ago, the Cherokee Nation signed a treaty with the United States. The result? They were forcibly removed from the Southeastern part of the U.S. to Oklahoma.
Sep. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In a world in which global opinion reigns, public diplomacy rooted in nationalism and propaganda will not save us from pressing crises.
Sep. 27from Scheer Intelligence
In 1950, America had the richest middle class in the world, but now U.S. workers face wage stagnation and historic wealth inequality.
Sep. 12from To the Point
A bone-chilling documentary about Roy Cohn, Donald Trump’s mentor, reveals the all-American evil that brought us modern-day politics.
Oct. 11from Scheer Intelligence
KCRW speaks with members of LA's Jewish community, plus Israeli and Palestinian expats about Tuesday's Israeli election.
Sep. 18from Greater LA