National Correspondent, McClatchy Newspaper
National correspondent covering the environment for McClatchy newspapers
In past disasters, including Hurricane Katrina, the federal government was in charge. But this time, BP - the oil giant that owned the Deepwater Horizon oil rig - has been designated…
May. 19, 2010
from To the Point
Within his first hours of becoming the 46th president, Joe Biden signed a number of executive orders.
from KCRW Features
As LA’s queer community grapples with the closures of popular bars like Rage, Oil Can Harry’s and Flaming Saddles, other bars are struggling to keep the lights on.
from Greater LA
Today the House of Representatives introduced an article of impeachment against President Trump, charging him with “incitement of insurrection.”
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the final acts of the Trump administration: the last pardons he gave, the ones he didn’t give, and what’s next for our show.
from All the President's Lawyers
The peaceful transition of power for the first time in US history appeared to hang in the balance this week.
from Life Examined
Facebook has banned President Trump, at least until his term is over. Twitter issued a 12-hour suspension of his account on Wednesday.
from Hollywood Breakdown
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are being sworn in as the president and vice president of the United States.
from News Special Programming
The drive to force a vote on removing Gavin Newsom from office is picking up steam, spurred on by anger over coronavirus restrictions and other conservative grievances.
from Zócalo's Connecting California
In LA County right now, COVID-19 is killing one person every eight minutes .
from Greater LA