former Staff Director, Congressman David Obey (D-WI)
Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress, a progressive think-tank in Washington, DC; former staff director to Congressman David Obey (D-WI) and long-time Clerk and Staff Director of the House Appropriations Committee
This week, Republicans plan to set records with proposed spending cuts. Today, President Obama offered what he's calling a "responsible alternative."
Feb. 14, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
This week, Republicans plan to set records with proposed spending cuts. Today, President Obama offered what he's calling a " responsible alternative ."
Feb. 14, 2011from To the Point
The President is meeting with Congressional leaders today about the Iraq spending bill .
Apr. 18, 2007from Which Way, L.A.?
Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.
Oct. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A last minute ceasefire in Syria; Mick Mulvaney confirms, then quickly denies a quid pro quo; and no one likes billionaires at the Democratic debate, not even the billionaire.
Oct. 18from Left, Right & Center
Officials began testifying in public on live TV with millions of Americans watching.
Nov. 15from Left, Right & Center
Stay tuned to KCRW for "NPR's Special Report: The impeachment inquiry against Donald J. Trump".
Nov. 1from News Special Programming
If what you describe is a quid pro quo, is it a quid pro quo?
Oct. 23from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Hill's estranged husband was shopping the "real story" behind their divorce. Then private photos and text messages showed up on conservative website.
Nov. 1from KCRW Features
Trump’s sometimes, maybe lawyer Rudy Giuliani clearly needs an attorney himself as the investigations involving the former New York City mayor mount.
Oct. 16from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Facial recognition software is touted as making us safer. Is it worth the risk of misidentification -- and the violation of privacy?
Nov. 7from To the Point
What will change the minds of climate change skeptics? An astrophysics professor suggests reframing the climate debate in a more positive light -- as a result of human evolution.
Oct. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand