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Big Question: In Mueller investigation, what does the President know?
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Al Franken Has A Podcast
In this trailer episode to The Al Franken Podcast, Al sits down with Amazon's Alexa (Siri had other commitments) to review highlights of the upcoming episodes featuring:Maria Theresa Kumar, president and CEO of Voto Latino,Nancy Gertner, Harvard Law School professor and former U.S federal judge,Jeffrey Toobin, legal analyst for CNN and The New Yorker,Michael Lewis, author of The Big Short and Moneyball,Andy Slavitt, former Acting Administrator of Medicare and Medicaid,Dana Carvey, actor, comedian, and Saturday Night Live alum, andDavid Frum, staff writer at The Atlantic and former speechwriter for George W. Bush.
Aired 8 months ago 25:43
How Far Into President Trump's Finances Will Democrats Dig?
The president might be averse to having his finances scrutinized, but change is afoot in Washington â€” and that could mean change for the parameters of the Mueller probe, too.Will new Democratic leadership give the green light to cross the president's "red line?" We put that question to Rep. Adam Schiff, D-CA, and Jeffrey Toobin.Want to support 1A? Give to your local public radio station and subscribe to our podcast. Have questions? Find us on Twitter @1a.
Aired 10 months ago 42:10
Kelela Reinvents R. & B., and Sally Yates Gets Fired
When the acting Attorney General Sally Yates wouldnâ€™t defend the so-called Muslim travel ban, she was promptly sackedâ€”â€œbefore it was fashionable to be firedâ€ in the Trump Administration, Jeffrey Toobin says. Â Yates, who served in the Justice Department during the Bush and Obama Administrations, talks with Toobin at the 2018 New Yorker Festival, about the impact of Trump on her career and on American politics. The singer Kelela reinvents R. & B. with influences from jazz to trip-hop and electronica, and she performs a live set at the festival accompanied by the producer and d.j. Loric Sih. Â Â Â