Kitty Felde Washington, D.C. Correspondent
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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
The holidays evoke the pleasant aromas of pine and gingerbread. And for one member of Congress, it's cigars.
Hoping for good luck in the New Year? One Southland Congressman has a sure-fire way to guarantee it in 2011.
State officials say the US Census count announced last week is short about 1.5 million Californians. The Census, though, is standing by its Golden State tally.
December 26th may mean Boxing Day or the busiest shopping day of the year to you, but it’s Christmas Day in one San Diego household.
One of the most common sights on the second floor Speaker's Lobby off the House floor is that of a Congressperson rushing out to the lounge area, cellphone in hand. It's verboten to take calls on the floor, though text and email are okay.
In much of Southern California, it’s not Christmas Eve without tamales. A Southland congresswoman makes them an essential part of her holiday tradition.
Ever wonder how a freshman congressman celebrates the holidays?
The 111th Congress has finished its business; members are heading home for the holidays. Lawmakers adjourned without a floor vote on a resolution to recognize the Armenian genocide.
It appears that there’s sunshine in the forecast for the first time in days. But that doesn’t mean the danger from mudslides is over. One member of Congress remembers the damage to homes in his district long after the rainclouds had disappeared.
Congress is likely to adjourn sometime today, but there could be a last minute vote on a U.S. House resolution that officially recognizes a massacre that occurred nearly a century ago.
The holidays are a time of laughter and tears – and in the case of one Bay Area Democrat, both show up at the same party.
It's not on the official "things to do" list. But one of my colleagues from the Turkish press is asking the relevant Congressmen about a House Resolution that would officially recognize the Armenian genocide.
Most folks rave about the national Christmas tree in the backyard of the White House. I'm partial to the Farragut North Metro station myself. There are bows on the handrails and candy canes leading to the escalator.
The US Census numbers are out. California won’t pick up any new seats in Congress. But this state will still have the largest congressional delegation.
The most recent WikiLeaks revelations mention an Orange County Congressman’s trip to Honduras with a pair of campaign contributors trying to do business with that country. Congressman Dana Rohrabacher says the trip was neither illegal nor out of the ordinary.