Week In Washington, ‘Mapped Out’ Podcast

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Congress is wrangling over major bills on infrastructure spending and suspending the national debt ceiling. A capitol reporter breaks down what’s at stake and where the votes stand. We also hear the first episode of the WPR podcast Mapped Out, looking into the fight over redistricting in Wisconsin.

Featured in this Show

  • Week In Washington: September 29, 2021

    House Democrats are struggling to ensure support for two pieces of President Biden’s domestic policy agenda: a bipartisan infrastructure package, and a larger social safety net expansion supported by Democrats. We talk about where those efforts stand, and what’s being done to prevent a government shutdown Friday.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Rachael Vasquez Producer
  • Ginger Gibson Guest

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