Matt Pearce is a reporter for the Los Angeles Times covering the 2020 presidential election. He wrote stories about violence, disasters, social movements, and civil liberties.
Recent episodes featuring Matt Pearce
Weekly Wrap: What's Going On In Turkey And Syria, And Facebook's Political Ad Problem
It's Been a Minute with Sam Sanders
After President Trump ordered US troops removed from northern Syria, tensions in the region remain high, despite a temporary ceasefire agreement by Turkey. Sam and his guests discuss that story and look back at this week's Democratic presidential debate. Meanwhile, Facebook continues to deal with backlash over its handling of political ads and its proposed global currency, Libra. Sam is joined by Matt Pearce, a reporter for the L.A. Times covering the 2020 presidential campaign, and by the host of NPR's 'Embedded' podcast, Kelly McEvers.
Matt Pearce on Covering the 2020 Election
Two Broads Talking Politics
Kelly speaks with Matt Pearce, a reporter for the LA Times. Matt has spent the past six years on the National Desk but will now be covering the 2020 presidential campaign. Matt posted a survey asking people how they want to see him cover the race, which has produced surprising results.
8-18-17 Chad Hartman Show 12p: Matt Pearce
Chad Hartman
LA Times national reporter Matt Pearce joined Chad to talk about the latest issue within the ACLU in regards to free speech and hate speech. 
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1 hour, 37 minutes