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 July 2, 2012

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Mexican election, contested

Results from Mexico’s presidential election yesterday show predicted frontrunner Enrique Peña Nieto in the lead, but his leftist competitor Andrés Manuel López Obrador is contesting the election and refusing to concede.
CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute - Arrivals

Do public figures have an obligation to come out of the closet?

Anderson Cooper revealed he was gay in an email that was published, with his permission, on fellow gay journalist Andrew Sullivan’s blog, The Daily Beast."The fact is, I'm gay, always have been, always will be, and I couldn't be any more happy, comfortable with myself, and proud.
Nathan Adrian (L) and Anthony Ervin (R)

US Olympic trial competition heats up for the summer games

The 2012 summer Olympics are just around the corner and competition in the United States Olympic trials is heating up. For the first time in U.S. history, two African-American swimmers – Cullen Jones and Anthony Ervin - have qualified for the same event, the 50-meter freestyle.
Supreme Court Upholds Obama's Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act hopes to undo ‘job lock’

Hate your job but feel like you’re stuck because you want to keep your health insurance? The Affordable Care Act might come to your rescue.
The lucky winners of Los Angeles County Department of Public Health’s 'L.A.’s Next Sex Symbol' condom artwork contest were announced last Thursday.
Congressional Gold Medal Award Ceremony Honors First African-American Marines
The history of the Montford Point Marines from North Carolina date back to June 25th, 1941, when President Franklin D. Roosevelt issued an order that started to erase discrimination in the Armed Forces.

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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