Kitty Felde Washington, D.C. Correspondent
Kitty Felde is KPCC's Washington, D.C. Correspondent.
Before moving to the nation's capital, Kitty hosted KPCC's "Talk of the City" from 1997-2006.
In addition to her work in Los Angeles, Felde has reported from Africa and The Hague on AIDS and the war crimes tribunals for Rwanda and Bosnia.
When Felde puts down her microphone, she puts on her pointed shoes in ballet class. She's also an award-winning playwright. Her work has been produced at the National Theater in Washington, D.C., and at various theaters in New York and Los Angeles. If you look very closely in Woody Allen's "Radio Days," you'll spot her playing the role of Mrs. Riley.
Stories by Kitty Felde
Central Valley Republican Jeff Denham is involved in putting together a set of “principles” to guide an overhaul of the nation’s immigration laws.
The Senate cleared the filibuster hurdle on extending benefits for the long-term unemployed, but now the challenge is where to find the money.
The Affordable Care Act is shaping up to be the main campaign issue of California's 2014 Congressional midterm elections in June.
Mark Takano is still a teacher at heart and the Riverside representative used that experience to help navigate his first year in Washington.
Central Valley dairy farmer David Valadao says it's easier to herd cows than fellow members of Congress, particularly on immigration.
Congress returns next week to revisit its decision from December that reduced a cost of living increase for military retirees by one percent.
The well-connected Amanda Renteria will challenge Republican incumbent David Valadao, who has already proven he can beat a Democrat in his heavily Latino district.
All 53 California seats are up for grabs, including races in San Bernardino and Palm Springs that have both parties spoiling for a fight.
No silent night for LA residents who cope with low flying helicopters. Lawmakers in Washington are pressing the FAA to come up with solutions.
House Republicans still want to overturn the health care law; they voted more than three dozen times for its repeal. More attempts in 2014?
After the U.S. Senate passed a comprehensive immigration reform package, the legislation hit a brick wall in the House of Representatives.
He's everywhere on C-Span. But how effective has the California Republican's effort been as head of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee?
The late great fat white cat Gretzky still shows up on Rep. Loretta Sanchez' holiday card, this year in a montage on the back
The number of fire fighting aircraft operated by the U.S. Forest Service has been shrinking. But Congress is nearly doubling the number of air tankers.
California's senior U.S. Senator asks the mayor to restore the economic health of the airport. The cities of Ontario and LA have been at odds over its operation.