Congress preview, Damar Hamlin injury

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Reps. Liz Cheney and Kevin McCarthy
House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., joined by Republican Conference chair Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., pauses before speaking with reporters after House Republicans met Tuesday evening, Dec. 17, 2019, at the Capitol in Washington, to prepare to defend President Donald Trump in the impeachment debate. J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo

A political scientist joins us to preview what’s in store for the new Congress this year. Then, we talk to a sports columnist about the wide-ranging impact of Buffalo Bills football player Damar Hamlin suffering cardiac arrest on the field.

Featured in this Show

  • What awaits a new Congress and Speaker of the House

    Republican leader Kevin McCarthy lost a sixth vote yesterday to become House Speaker. We look at how the drama could end and get a preview of the big issues facing Congress in the year ahead

  • How Damar Hamlin's cardiac arrest shook the sports world

    We talk to a sports columnist about the scary injury to Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin and the impact the incident had beyond sports.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Rob Ferrett Producer
  • Lorin Cox Producer
  • David Canon Guest
  • Jason Gay Guest

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