| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:46 AM
Does Hillary Clinton -- or any Democratic candidate -- really face an uphill battle in the presidential election of 2016?
In my Wednesday column, I noted that in the six most recent presidential elections with no incumbent in the race, if one party...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 2:45 PM
When T. Rowe Price Group looked to add a director to its board last month, the Baltimore money manager chose someone with widespread name recognition: former Sen. Olympia J. Snowe of Maine.
Earlier this year, Price added another notable figure to its...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
MSNBC will air "The Politics of Power" on Aug. 16, a documentary devoted to the subject of climate change. Yet the editorial approach of this Chris Hayes-hosted hour continues an all-too-common trend of cable news preaching to the choir, where not a...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Mayor Eric Garcetti, who was sworn in Sunday, has made it clear that no department head from the Antonio Villaraigosa years is safe (except for Police Chief Charlie Beck, who has a term of office that only the Police Commission can cut short). And...
| Jul 3, 2013
He cut his teeth in the Clinton White House and on California issues: the campaign to save Ahmanson Ranch, the fight for an oil extraction tax and funding for stem cell research. He raised money to elect Barack Obama. And then came Proposition 8. Chad...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Andrew Sullivan takes the whipping stick to the Clintons for their effort, via surrogates, to get Anthony Weiner to drop out of the New York City mayor's race: Anthony Weiner has never committed adultery or sexually harassed or abused anyone.......
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:12 PM
WASHINGTON – The Environmental Protection Agency’s Washington headquarters now carries the name of former President Clinton, who acknowledged Wednesday that the honor could have gone instead to his vice president, Al Gore, who is perhaps...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:30 PM
One thing that was made crystal clear at Pivot's first-ever TCA session is that this millennial-focused cabler is no Current TV.
Numerous journos pelted network prez Evan Shapiro with questions about similarities between the soon-to-be-launched Pivot and...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Al Jazeera took what appeared to be its final steps to building a U.S. cable-news outlet Monday by instilling ABC News veteran Kate O'Brian as its president while naming the executive who has been building the nascent network, Ehab Al Shihabi, as its...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Maybe you can go home again. Keith Olbermann is headed back to ESPN.
The famously scrappy host is returning to the sports broadcasting empire more than 15 years after leaving the fold in a cloud of controversy and bad feelings -- and more than a year...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Ever-combative TV host Keith Olbermann has a new show. Again.
The politically opinionated, mercurial broadcaster, notorious for fighting with bosses, is returning to his sports roots with a nightly talk show on ESPN2.
The show, dubbed "Olbermann,"...