Bill Raden

Bill Raden is a reporter at Capital & Main. In 2016, he was named Online Journalist of the Year by the Los Angeles Press Club, and his reporting has been recognized by the California Teachers Association with two John Swett Awards for media coverage of education in California.


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In the wake of the Janus ruling, well-funded right-to-work groups are preparing digital and door-to-door campaigns aimed at California’s public-sector workers. Read more

Working in America


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Of California’s roughly 223,000 DACA recipients, an estimated 5,000 are working teachers. Three of them share their stories. Read more

Education in America


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Trump’s pick for labor secretary says he was only giving orders to his law-breaking franchises. Read more

Money, Politics and Power