Political reporter for the Sacramento Bee.
Plans for the high-speed rail project originally meant to connect L.A. and San Francisco - are now derailed. At least, so it seems.
Feb. 15from The Mixer
KCRW’s Steve Chiotakis visits a giant car shredder between the Ports of L.A. and Long Beach on the aptly named Terminal Island.
Apr. 29from Greater LA
California State Senator Scott Wiener’s controversial housing bill, SB 50, has been shelved for debate until next year.
May. 17from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump today declared a national emergency to get funding for his border wall. California Gov.
Feb. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Bernie Sanders and his 2016 campaign helped usher in a new generation of politicians and brought several progressive ideas to the Democratic Party platform.
Feb. 22from The Mixer
Gov. Gavin Newsom is pumping the brakes on California’s high speed rail project. Or is he?
Feb. 13from Design and Architecture
Over 100 years ago “nature boys” and TB sufferers came to Southern California seeking its healthful sun.
Apr. 2from Design and Architecture
There’s another big awards show this weekend in Los Angeles. And this one, like some others, is trying to move past controversy that concerns inclusion.
Feb. 8from The Mixer
In less than a week from now, Disney and 20th Century-Fox will be one.
Mar. 15from The Mixer
The “Bethel effect” – named after a local church – is transforming the city of Redding in a way that even non-Christians can appreciate.
Apr. 4from Zócalo's Connecting California