Patt Morrison

<em>Patt Morrison</em> is known for its innovative discussions of local politics and culture, as well as its presentation of the effects of national and world news on Southern California. Hosted by

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Patt Morrison for October 19, 2011

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How should President Obama and the GOP court the Latino vote?

How important is the Latino vote in 2012 and what are presidential hopefuls doing to court it?

Justice Breyer on 'activist judges' and our 'living constitution'

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer has a new book about how democracy and the court work, and what happens when they don’t.
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Right now, many principals are urging the adoption of a new evaluation system that would rate teachers based on how well their students perform on standardized tests. Will a stricter rubric inspire better performance?
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L.A. City Council mandates reporting of corruption

Do you know about fraud, waste or corruption in a Los Angeles city agency or department, but haven’t reported that abuse to the city controller, the city Ethics Commission or to police? You haven’t been alone.
HBO's "A Note Of Triumph: The Golden Age Of Norman Corwin" - Inside

Norman Corwin, last of radio's Golden Age, dies

Norman Corwin, giant of radio's Golden Age, died in Los Angeles at age 101 on Tuesday.

Recent Episodes from Patt Morrison

Patt Morrison for September 7, 2012

Broadcasting live from the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, we check up on how President Obama's speech checks out. And Hollywood's been at the DNC – actors Richard Schiff and Beau Bridges riff on that enduring connection. Also, Comedy Congress’ big wrapup in Charlotte – Diane Sawyer talks about her age and Mike Dukakis talks about what ifs.

Patt Morrison for September 6, 2012

It’s old home day at the Democratic Convention... that is, if your home is California. The Golden State’s Attorney General Kamala Harris, southern California Congresswoman Judy Chu, and actor Richard Schiff, he is of "The West Wing" and a new political show called "Chasing the Hill." Plus, a post game analysis of former President Bill Clinton’s address to the Democratic troops.

Patt Morrison for September 5, 2012

We’ll hear the First Lady’s speech but what does her body language say? We’ll be reading it. And, what party muckety mucks are keeping away from President Obama and staying home from the Democrats’ big dance? We’ll do the Charlotte two step.

Patt Morrison for September 4, 2012

How do the conventions look to the rest of the world? And how well do foreigners understand the electoral college? We’re polyglot with the foreign press in Charlotte. And, what did Nancy Pelosi tell Comedy Congress about Clint Eastwood and his chair?

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