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Erin Chapman


California Guard facility draws scrutiny, criticism

A new Sacramento Bee investigation uncovers waste and disrepair at Camp Roberts, the California National Guard’s largest training facility.


It’s a beautiful day in the Senate hearing chamber

Mr. Rogers reminds us why it’s vital to fund public media.


Libya’s Moammar Gadhafi

Who is this grandstanding, brooch-wearing king of kings? Here are five things you need to know.


Video: Financial scandal in the California National Guard

As much as $100 million in taxpayer money may have been improperly or illegally paid out to undeserving Guard members in the form of cash bonuses or loan repayments.


The National Guard’s evolving mission

Producer Erin Chapman talks with Travis Sharp of the Center for a New American Century, a DC-based think tank focusing on military affairs and national security.


The best in broadcast journalism

There’s no red carpet or Oscar de la Renta gowns, but the duPont awards, celebrating the best in broadcast journalism, have their own cachet.


Climatespeak 2010: The year’s most outrageous quotes

Whether they be global warming deniers, green advocates or Beltway insiders, these people all had words of “wisdom” to share about global warming.


Audio: What does the Bible have to say about climate change?

It depends on who you ask. In this Climate Desk podcast, we pose the question to a rabbi, a Muslim author, an evangelical pastor, and one of the founders of Ark Encounter, a Biblical theme park under development in Kentucky.


Taking conspiracy theories seriously

A new study looks at how extremist groups use conspiracy theories to radicalize people and spur violent behavior