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Nikki Haley Hype Check (with Gloria Young)
Is the Nikki Haley hype real? An update on the race. Plus, Gloria Young makes her long-awaited return to the podcast to give her perspective on the current Republican field and whether she'd vote for Biden in 2024.
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Do the Democrats have a Ukraine problem? Colorful Congress Characters. (with Howard Mortman)58:38Ukraine says it will run out of money for the war effort at the end of the year unless the United States authorizes more. But that looks unlikely to happen without the Democrats changing border policy. Justin delves into the legacy of the Iraq War and creeping reality that closing the border might be good politics for Democrats.Howard Mortman (C-SPAN's The Weekly) joins the show to talk about George Santos, Jim Traficant and the Iowa Caucus.
DeSantis vs. Newsom Full Recap, Congressional Calendar Chaos (with Jen Briney)01:19:35All the best moments from a frisky debate between Ron DeSantis and Gavin Newsom. Jen Briney joins the show to talk congress.
Immigration, Who will drop out next? Biden's best hope for 2024 (with Bill Scher)01:12:50Justin Is back from Europe with some observations from across the pond including immigration, Biden watching and more. Bill Scher joins us to say "This Is Fine!" about Biden 2024. His vulnerability on the Israel-Gaza war, the economy, defining Trump and, of course, his age.
What we leave behind: Climate change, parenting, and more (with Julia Flynn Siler, Bridget Phetasy, Jeren Montgomery)01:37:28Kevin Ryan closes his week in the guest host chair with two interviews, both underlying the world we try to make better than we found it.Wall Street Journal correspondent Julia Flynn Siler on climate change and her voyage to the Arctic. Parenting, therapy, falling out with the left, and more musings with Bridget Phetasy and Jeren Montgomery.
Space exploration, the Wild West, war reporting, and more (with Joe Pappalardo)01:28:58Guest host Kevin Ryan is joined by Joe Pappalardo, an author and journalist who has spent much of his career covering space exploration. His recent piece in Popular Mechanics, 'How We'll Die on Mars', explores how humanity will live and die in the next frontier. In this interview, Ryan and Joe dive deep into covering rocket launches, the ins-and-outs of private versus public-funded space exploration, and his new book, 'Red Sky Morning,' which details the adventures of Texas Ranger Company F in the last years of the Wild West.
Tom Merritt's 'Know a Little More' - About Taiwan39:31Tom Merritt closes his week on Politics Politics Politics by sharing an episode of his podcast, Know a Little More. This deep dive into Taiwan will help you understand one of the most vexing political situations in the world today.
Undertaker claims Tim Scott, why David Cameron's back in the UK cabinet (with Wil Harris and Andrew Heaton)01:05:59Tom Merritt's week in the host chair continues with:The Undertaker claims Tim Scott.The House has passed a bill to advert shutdown.UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak appoints a controversial foreign secretary... David Cameron. An inside perspective from Wil Harris and part-time Scot, Andrew Heaton.
Democrats romp in Off-Off-Year Elections. Does it mean anything for '24?44:13Justin is live in London breaking down the very good night for Democrats in Ohio, Virginia and Kentucky. What these results mean and what they DON'T mean.
Biden's approval rating worries, what AI executive order means (with Eric Geller)01:05:23Joe Biden's approval numbers reach a record low.We've got some of the first polls of the 2024 presidential race.Eric Geller (The Messenger) joins the show to break down Biden's latest executive order regulating artificial intelligence systems.