Week in Washington, ‘Mapped Out’ podcast

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The Capitol is seen at dawn on the morning after Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced the House of Representatives will vote on a resolution to affirm the impeachment investigation, in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite

Congressional leaders agreed last week on a deal to temporarily lift the national debt ceiling. We find out how Republican lawmakers are reacting and check in on other top political stories. We also hear the next episode of the WPR podcast Mapped Out, telling the story of Wisconsin’s electoral maps.

Featured in this Show

  • Week in Washington: October 13, 2021

    Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is facing criticism from many in his own party after backtracking on a promise that Republicans wouldn’t help raise the debt ceiling. We get the latest, and talk about why national election watchers have their eye on this year’s race for governor in Virginia.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Rachael Vasquez Producer
  • Francesca Chambers Guest