Episode 20: Weekly News Report 9.2-11.2017

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This week The Guys are joined by our good friends & future hosts of upcoming T&D podcasts, Alexa Rae & Christan Davis! They talk President Trump's deal with Democratic Leaders Chuck Schumer & Nancy Pelosi raising the debt limit and approving disaster relief in wake of hurricanes Irma and Harvey. How will the GOP respond to Trump's capitulation to Democrats? Are more bipartisan bills coming? We'll talk the future of Trump and the Dems. Then anupdate on the recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey & talk the latest news on hurricane Irma. With four total and two record-shattering storms in two weeks, the national conversation again shifts to the reality of climate change. We talk the politics of saving the world. Then an another policy update. What is the future of DACA? . With protests erupting across the nation will they be able to pass legislation preventing the deportation of an estimated 800,000, or will the GOP base demand for white nationalism and jingoism outweigh the call to what’s right for America both economically and morally? THEN: A BACK TO SCHOOL special! Big changes continue at the Department of Education under the leadership of Betsy DeVos. Massive changes to Title IX and cooperation with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau among them. As always, we come with a Russia, Russia, Russia Update! News of Mueller’s plans to interview 6 current and former White House Aides close to Trump and Don Jr.’s private visit to the Senate Intelligence Committee on this week’s episode! Then this week from the Lone Star State: Three Texas churches damaged in recent flooding sue for compensation from FEMA, and Trump’s tweets his support. Meanwhile, as Texas recovers from the hit of Hurricane Harvey, football season returns. Nearly its own religion in Texas, crowds flock to schools and Stadiums to cheer for their teams. Now, with Alexa’s help, we can even talk a little sports news! Lastly, we stuff your news filled minds with dessert, all the topics we really wanna talk about. Our weekly SW3TCHA segment will save you from going over your data limit and Matt from going into an editing induced panic. There’s just too much news, but it won’t stop us from trying. Listen Now!

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