The Politics Of A Government Shutdown

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Heard On The Morning Show
Man walks past the capitol
The U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC.

Political dissonance is evident in Washington as lawmakers work to broker a deal to avoid government shutdown. Republican leaders in both chambers are trying to balance the demands of Democrats and conservative lawmakers. They need an agreement that President Donald Trump will sign. Our guest analyzes the politics of this policy negotiation and discusses what happens if leaders can’t compromise.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Breann Schossow Producer
  • David Canon Guest

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