17 Min Released Dec 28, 2018

Unpacking the government shutdown

The government is shutdown…and everyone seems pretty mellow about it.  Why aren’t more people freaking out? We’ll dive into what’s going on now that the new Congress is about to take over with POLITICO congress reporters Rachael Bade and Burgess Everett. Dan Diamond guest hosts. 

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POLITICO's Nerdcast

POLITICO's top reporters dive into the political landscape, the latest numbers that matter, and detail what's really happening behind closed doors. New episodes every Friday, hosted by Scott Bland.

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