New state GOP Chairwoman Jessica Patterson says California voters are tired of ‘one-party rule.' Dr. Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek discusses the latest research on how children acquire language. Picks from the local entrants to the NPR Tiny Desk Contest.
Jessica Patterson, the new chairwoman of the California Republican Party, is encouraging voters who can’t support President Donald Trump to consider splitting their tickets and voting against Democrats at the state level.
Dr. Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek discusses the latest research on how children acquire language through their environment. She argues that while not all learning through apps, devices and TV is bad, the key is to monitor what your child is doing.
Hey, Listen! host Nick Brunner, artist Lilian Frances and producer Camille Escovedo highlight standout local performances submitted to the 2019 Tiny Desk Contest.