Find an archived Episode:

Recently on AirTalk®


What happens next following reports of Sean Spicer’s resignation as White House press secretary

AirTalk starts with breaking news of Press Secretary Sean Spicer's resignation this morning and the appointment of Anthony Scaramucci as White House communications director. We also ask listeners to share how their views of O.J. Simpson have evolved over the years after being granted parole yesterday; review this week's new releases on FilmWeek; and more.

John McCain Delivers Address On War In Afghanistan

Looking at John McCain’s singular role in the Senate and US politics

AirTalk looks at John McCain's history as an important voice in Congress after the senator's diagnosis of brain cancer. We also dive into this year's Clean Air Action Plan for the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach; what makes an ‘ineffective teacher?’; and more.


A look at the impact of foreign buyers on LA’s housing market

The National Association of Realtors released a survey report showing a surge in foreign home buyers, with 71 percent of California buyers to be from Asia and Oceania this year alone. But other reports contradict these numbers - we dive into analysis. We also check in with LAPD Chief Beck; speak with Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom about his gubernatorial candidacy; and more.

GOP Senators Continue Work On Revised Health Care Bill

With kibosh on ACA repeal and replace, what a full-on repeal looks like and how party leaders will respond

Big health care news from Washington - again. After two more GOP senators backed out of the latest repeal and replace ACA bill, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is pushing for a straight repeal vote, no replacement. Would this pass? How would it affect the market? What about California? We also look at potential face scans at the airport; how to be honest about depression; and more.


Ahead of the vote, the environmental and fiscal impacts of extending CA’s cap-and-trade

AirTalk parses through the pros and cons of extending the state's cap-and-trade program before today's California Senate vote. We also debate a new bill that would eliminate the immigration consultant industry in California; does a politician’s infidelity impact how you vote?; and more.

Holiday Shoppers Look For Bargains On Black Friday

City councilmember, Crenshaw stakeholder debate revamping Southwest LA shopping center

AirTalk debates the proposed redevelopment of the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza. We also parse through the politics of passing the Senate healthcare bill; review this week's movie releases on FilmWeek; why is it so hard to make a great rom-com?; and more.