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Amicus: Gorsuch Grins, Says Nothing

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Were these hearings as pointless as they seemed?

44 Min

Mar 25, 2017

Amicus: Gorsuch Grins, Says Nothing

Slate Magazine Daily Feed

Were these hearings as pointless as they seemed?

0 Min

Mar 25, 2017

Gorsuch Grins, Says Nothing

Slate's Amicus with Dahlia Lithwick

Were his hearings as pointless as they seemed?

44 Min

Mar 25, 2017

Slate Money: The Thinx Twice Edition

Slate Magazine Daily Feed

Slate Money on Thinx founder Miki Agrawal’s sexual harassment allegations, Sherpaa’s woes, and venture capitalist J.D. Vance’s investment in Ohio startups

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Mar 25, 2017

Slate Money: The Thinx Twice Edition

Slate Plus Podcasts

Slate Money on Thinx founder Miki Agrawal’s sexual harassment allegations, Sherpaa’s woes, and venture capitalist J.D. Vance’s investment in Ohio startups.

34 Min

Mar 25, 2017

Stocks Suffer Biggest Weekly Decline in Months

WSJ What's News

The dayslong struggle to pass a health-care bill spurred the biggest weekly decline for major stocks indexes in months. The Wall Street Journal's Corrie Driebusch joins us in the studio with a look at the market this week.

5 Min

Mar 25, 2017

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24 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Alyssa Mastromonaco, who served as deputy chief of staff in Obama’s White House, on why mess ups like the Kellyanne Conway couch photo actually matter

0 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Emily Bazelon and John Dickerson give the latest on the vanishing House health care bill.

6 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Emily Bazelon and John Dickerson give the latest on the vanishing House health care bill.

0 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on closing numbers, the canceling of the vote on the GOP's replacement of the nation's healthcare law, and ads still showing up next to objectionable content on YouTube might cost Google.

6 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Political leaders in both parties used to agree that the U.S. needs more legal immigrants to sustain its aging labor force. The Wall Street Journal's Chief Economics Commentator Greg Ip takes a closer look at a plan to reduce legal migration.

20 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Ahead of the House vote to replace the Affordable Care Act, Dan Henninger, Joe Rago and Paul Gigot discuss the health care showdown.

0 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s rundown: Byrd play on the Hill, Mubarak is released from prison, and Seth Meyers accuses the president of IP theft.

4 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Ford raised a caution flag for the auto industry, saying higher interest rates and a steady decline in used-car values will hurt affordability. The Wall Street Journal's Christina Rogers joins us from Detroit.

0 min
Mar 24, 2017
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David Plotz, Emily Bazelon and John Dickerson discuss the health care vote (or non vote) suspense.

12 min
Mar 24, 2017
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David Plotz, Emily Bazelon and John Dickerson discuss the health care vote (or non vote) suspense.

1 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the House vote to replace the Affordable Care Act, the arrests made in the London terror-attack investigation, and new WikiLeaks documents describing alleged Mac and iPhone hacking tools.

47 min
Mar 24, 2017
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POLITICO reporters discuss the Republican divide over Obamacare repeal in the House, Intel chair Devin Nunes' wiretap claims, and how global populism is manifesting in France.

0 min
Mar 24, 2017
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The actor/writer/video producer on calling out representation in Hollywood.

0 min
Mar 24, 2017
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In this bonus episode, Katy Waldman, Jeremy Stahl, and Ava Lubell discuss The Art of War by Sun Tzu as self-help and potential guide to understanding the world of 2017

0 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on the status of the GOP healthcare measure, new data from the Congressional Budget Office, what economy watchers will have an eye on today, plus a new deal for Theranos investors.

5 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Nike said a sneaker homage to the cult classic film "Space Jam" was a smash hit, but the retro shoes were a rare highlight in otherwise troubling results for the world's largest athletic company. The Wall Street Journal's Sara Germano reports.

0 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Jamelle Bouie talks to Abby Phillip of the Washington Post about today's no-vote on the AHCA and where things go from here.

17 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Jamelle Bouie talks to Abby Phillip of the Washington Post about today's no-vote on the AHCA and where things go from here.

23 min
Mar 23, 2017
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The Free Beacon’s film critic reviews the delightful romp that is our conservative vs. liberal political death match.

56 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson and David Plotz discuss James Comey's options, Neil Gorsuch's smooth talking and the fight between Florida's state prosecutor and it's governor.

0 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports the closing numbers, GOP postpones vote on their healthcare bill, Ford says higher interest rates and lower used car values will hurt results, plus Apple builds iPhones in India.

5 min
Mar 23, 2017
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New research paints a bleak picture of the nation's largest-population group. Mortality is rising for white adults, starting at age 25, driven by troubles in a hard-hit working class. The Wall Street Journal's Betsy McKay reports.

41 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Isaac Chotiner speaks with Emmy Award–winning news anchor Chris Hayes about his new book A Colony in a Nation.

1 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Mike Pesca with today’s rundown: A dual U.S.-Israeli citizen has been arrested for allegedly threatening JCCs in the U.S., a former Russian MP was shot dead in Ukraine, & Energy Secretary Rick Perry moonlights as dean of students at Texas A&M.

6 min
Mar 23, 2017
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The Wall Street Journal's Dante Chinni spent the day with Trump supporters in Pennsylvania talking about healthcare. He joins us from the Washington newsroom with what he heard.

1 min
Mar 23, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Judge Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court hearing, the latest on the deadly rampage outside the UK Parliament, and AT&T and Verizon pulling their advertising from Google.

55 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Hanna Rosin, June Thomas, and Noreen Malone discuss Neil Gorsuch, Thinx sexual harassment allegations, and competitive women.

0 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Jennifer Strong reports on what to watch with the economy, from Fed speeches to new home sales data. Plus, government prosecutors are building cases that link North Korea to theft at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

6 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Donald Trump's new pick to be Labor Secretary testified at his confirmation hearing Wednesday. The Wall Street Journal's Eric Morath says Alexander Acosta stands in sharp contrast to the first Labor nominee, Andrew Puzder.

24 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Steve Coll, the dean of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and a writer at The New Yorker, about where things stand at the State Department.

24 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Virginia Heffernan talks to Steve Coll, the dean of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and a writer at the New Yorker, about where things stand at the State Department.

28 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Slate’s Jordan Weissmann and Jim Newell look at Trump’s no-win situation, a day before the AHCA gets a House vote.

28 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Slate’s Jordan Weissmann and Jim Newell look at Trump’s no-win situation, a day before the AHCA gets a House vote.

7 min
Mar 22, 2017
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The FBI has disclosed it's investigating ties between Russia and Donald Trump's presidential campaign. The Wall Street Journal's Shane Harris says that has deepened the partisanship between Democrats and Republicans.

1 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, a Snap surge, AT&T pulling ads from Google and the best cities for millennials on the move.

43 min
Mar 22, 2017
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This Whistlestop travels back to January 7, 1953 and the introduction of the Bricker Amendment.

43 min
Mar 22, 2017
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This Whistlestop travels back to January 7, 1953 and the introduction of the Bricker Amendment.

26 min
Mar 22, 2017
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This week on Foreign Edition, Mary Kissel and Sohrab Ahmari discuss terror in London, politicking in Paris, and protest in Tibet.

6 min
Mar 22, 2017
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China is the world's largest car market, but Chinese trade barriers make it tough for foreign car rivals to gain access. The Wall Street Journal's Chester Dawson says U.S. carmakers want President Trump to take a harder line on China's trade regulations.

2 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s three things: 1) The IJR’s story on Rex Tillerson gives the secretary of state the “perhaps” treatment, 2) Mexico warns businesses to stay out of border-wall bids, and 3) One snake on a plane.

19 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Bill McGurn, Kim Strassel and Paul Gigot discuss the ObamaCare repeal vote and a president's credibility.

1 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch's new round of grilling from the Senate Judiciary Committee, U.S. stocks, and auto makers targeting China amid new trade rules.

24 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Writer Tracey Scott Wilson, costume designer Katie Irish, host June Thomas

58 min
Mar 22, 2017
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Donald Trump has not started any new wars… yet. But his administration is pouring gasoline on several initiated by his predecessors.

75 min
Mar 21, 2017
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The panel discusses the new film Personal Shopper, the legacy of Chuck Berry with the New York Times Magazine's Jody Rosen, and the sale of Us Weekly with the hosts of the podcast Who Weekly

0 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Charlie Turner previews existing home sales and reports on Google's ad-display changes and a fast-food CEO resignation.

5 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Anyone for sushi, first thing in the morning? The Wall Street Journal's Charles Passy says the Lobster Place, a Manhattan restaurant, has begun offering sushi as part of its breakfast menu.

0 min
Mar 21, 2017
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The president’s allies are being investigated for connections to Moscow. Are we making a big enough deal of this?

28 min
Mar 21, 2017
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The president’s allies are being investigated for connections to Moscow. Are we making a big enough deal of this?

28 min
Mar 21, 2017
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The president’s allies are being investigated for connections to Moscow. Are we making a big enough deal of this?

78 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Ezra and Matt are joined by Yochi Dreazen to talk about national security policy in the Trump era, the latest on ACA repeal, and research indicating the internet's not to blame for political polarization.

1 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, Nike and FedEx earnings, a skinnier cable-TV bundle and more guns on airplanes.

29 min
Mar 21, 2017
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John McWhorter time travels to 1930 and eavesdrops on American English.

0 min
Mar 21, 2017
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John McWhorter time travels to 1930 and eavesdrops on American English.

60 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Voyagers” Edition

0 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Dear Prudence: The “Voyagers” Edition

0 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s three things: 1) A matter of ethics, 2) Holy, polluted rivers, and 3) Mrs. Spicer gets no comment.

6 min
Mar 21, 2017
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President Trump paid a visit to House GOP members Tuesday to pressure them into supporting the Republicans' healthcare law. The Wall Street Journal's Siobhan Hughes talks about President Trump's efforts to close the deal.

2 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Mary Wilson with today’s three things: 1) A matter of ethics, 2) Holy, polluted rivers, and 3) Mrs. Spicer gets no comment.

26 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Slate’s Mark Joseph Stern on the travel ban, LGBTQ rights, and Trump’s predisposition for illegality.

19 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Kim Strassel, Joe Rago and Paul Gigot discuss James Comey, Neil Gorsuch and health reform progress.

6 min
Mar 21, 2017
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The U.S. has banned passengers from carrying most electronics bigger than a cellphone into the cabin on direct flights from some countries in the Middle East and North Africa. We get details from the Wall Street Journal's Susan Carey.

1 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on the new U.S. ban on flights from Mideast nations, Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court confirmation hearings, and the record rains in California that are threatening crops.

73 min
Mar 21, 2017
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In the most recent Atlantic, Ball profiles Kellyanne Conway, whose television appearances and "alternative facts" offer an unusually clear window into this debate.

53 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Heroin Town

0 min
Mar 21, 2017
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Charlie Turner previews some key earnings and reports on a long running stock market streak, a new cellphone product from Qualcomm and Tesla's Model S cancellation.

7 min
Mar 20, 2017
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General Motors is tinkering with the car ownership model. It's offering a Netflix-like monthly subscription service to customers for its Cadillac brand.

77 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the NCAA tournament and the World Baseball Classic. Mike also announces his departure from the show, and Josh and Stefan send him off with Pesca Jeopardy!

0 min
Mar 20, 2017
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The Science Vs. host takes on everything from climate change to ghosts on her weekly podcast.

0 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the NCAA tournament and the World Baseball Classic. Mike also announces his departure from the show, and Josh and Stefan send him off with Pesca Jeopardy!

0 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the NCAA tournament and the World Baseball Classic. Mike also announces his departure from the show, and Josh and Stefan send him off with Pesca Jeopardy!

26 min
Mar 20, 2017
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The Science Vs. host takes on everything from climate change to ghosts on her weekly podcast.

26 min
Mar 20, 2017
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The Science Vs. host takes on everything from climate change to ghosts on her weekly podcast.

23 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Gabriel Sherman about the space Fox News is occupying in the media as the go-to network for President Trump.

0 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Gabriel Sherman about the space Fox News is occupying in the media as the go-to network for President Trump.

23 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Jacob Weisberg talks to Gabriel Sherman about the space Fox News is occupying in the media as the go-to network for President Trump.

1 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Charlie Turner reports on closing stocks, another fall in Wells Fargo's checking account and credit-card openings, a golf ball suit and high-end office space.

6 min
Mar 20, 2017
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In front of a House committee, FBI Director James Comey denied Donald Trump's charge, made in a tweet, that President Obama had wiretapped him. Comey also confirmed the FBI is probing Russian efforts to intervene in the election.

6 min
Mar 20, 2017
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2016 was a great year to be a CEO. A Wall Street Journal analysis finds chief executive pay jumped nearly 7 percent in fiscal 2016, after falling the year before. WSJ special writer Theo Francis with details on the study.

0 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Mary Wilson has today’s three things: 1) President Trump’s eyes and ears, 2) More protesters arrested in Belarus over opposition to the “parasite tax” 3) Need TP? Say cheese.

1 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Tanya Bustos reports on Jamey Comey testifying on Capitol Hill, Judge Neil Gorsuch appearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Uber's president resigning.

2 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Mary Wilson has today’s three things: 1) President Trump’s eyes and ears, 2) More protesters arrested in Belarus over opposition to the “parasite tax” 3) Need TP? Say cheese.

33 min
Mar 20, 2017
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Breakdown: Predator, M.D.

50 min
Mar 20, 2017
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The Virginia congressman says it shouldn’t take a PhD to see what’s wrong with how his own party is handling the health care situation. He also discusses the importance of civics classes, if Paul Ryan is a conservative and his take on "fake news."

1 min
Mar 19, 2017
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John Wordock reports on fresh housing data, an appearance by Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen, and Google testing ads on a new device.

5 min
Mar 19, 2017
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The big tax cut moving through Congress as part of a health bill could potentially save the president millions. The Wall Street Journal's Richard Rubin joins us from the Washington newsroom.

6 min
Mar 19, 2017
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Economy watchers this week will get housing data, more than a half dozen Fed speeches, and new durable goods data. Wall Street Journal reporter Ben Leubsdorf joins us from the Washington newsroom with details.

45 min
Mar 18, 2017
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It’s not that he’s a bad judge, or that he was nominated by a president so compromised by scandal. Plus – a veteran D.C. journalist tries his hand at fiction.

0 min
Mar 18, 2017
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It’s not that he’s a bad judge, or that he was nominated by a president so compromised by scandal. Plus – a veteran D.C. journalist tries his hand at fiction.

45 min
Mar 18, 2017
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It’s not that he’s a bad judge, or that he was nominated by a president so compromised by scandal. Plus – a veteran D.C. journalist tries his hand at fiction.

0 min
Mar 18, 2017
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Slate Money on the future of the European Union, Iceland’s lifting of capital controls, and Blumhouse Productions’ run of smash-hit horror flicks.

41 min
Mar 18, 2017
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Slate Money on the future of the European Union, Iceland’s lifting of capital controls, and Blumhouse Productions’ run of smash-hit horror flicks.