Susan Davis

USA Today

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Chief congressional reporter for USA Today; former congressional correspondent for the National Journal

Susan Davis on KCRW

Congress has until Friday to pass the $40 billion budget for the Department of Homeland Security.

Deadline Looms for Funding Homeland Security

Congress has until Friday to pass the $40 billion budget for the Department of Homeland Security.

from To the Point

Republicans in Congress are divided over immigration reform, but just last week — after a retreat in Maryland — House Speaker John Boehner  released a set of Republican principles  for…

House May Not Take Up Immigration Reform After All

Republicans in Congress are divided over immigration reform, but just last week — after a retreat in Maryland — House Speaker John Boehner released a set of Republican principles for…

from To the Point

Last night, members of Congress produced a $1 trillion spending plan to fund the government for the rest of the fiscal year and avoid another shutdown.

Congress Unveils $1 Trillion Spending Bill

Last night, members of Congress produced a $1 trillion spending plan to fund the government for the rest of the fiscal year and avoid another shutdown.

from To the Point

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Starting in January and throughout 2022, the City of LA plans to give 3,200 families in poverty $1,000 a month — with no conditions. The $38 million program is called “ BIG:LEAP .”

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The Native American activist’s attorney Kevin Sharp tells Robert Scheer why Peltier’s imprisonment is one of the worst miscarriages of justice this country has ever seen.

from Scheer Intelligence

Travis McMichael, his father Gregory McMichael, and their neighbor William Bryan were deemed guilty today for murdering Ahmaud Arbery, a Black 25-year-old, when he was out jogging in…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Playwright Sarah Ruhl has spent 10 years recovering from Bell’s palsy, a mysterious and sudden facial paralysis, while juggling motherhood and a writing career.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Native tribes across the nation are fearful that the Supreme Court may review Brackeen v. Haaland this term.

from KCRW Features

Closing arguments began today in the trial against the three white men charged with murdering Ahmaud Arbery, a Black man, in Brunswick, Georgia.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A couple of dozen Malibu neighbors have been developing “community brigades” since the 2018 Woolsey Fire.

from Greater LA

Gov. Newsom and state leaders are going to an international conference to make a statement on California climate change policy.

from News Stories

Josh Barro, Liz Bruenig and Ross Douthat discuss the high rate of inflation, its political risk and what (if anything) the president can do about it.

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