Politics

Who will pay when the rent comes due?

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: It’s Tuesday the 15th of September, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. First up: eviction protection and its consequences.

Monday morning news – September 14, 2020

LA County deputies critically wounded in ambush attack » Two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies were fighting for their lives on Sunday as police conducted a manhunt for the gunman who shot the deputies in their squad car. 

Legal Docket – Mandating sensitivity

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning and the start of a new work week for The World and Everything in It. Today is the 14th of September, 2020.  Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. The academic publication Inside Higher Ed reports the story of a professor of...

Friday morning news – September 11, 2020

Trump clashes with reporters over book excerpt controversy » President Trump clashed with reporters at the White House Thursday over excerpts from a forthcoming book by journalist Bob Woodward. 

Thursday morning news – September 10, 2020

NIH: Halted vaccine study shows ‘no compromises’ on safety » Top government doctors told lawmakers on Capitol Hill Wednesday that when a coronavirus vaccine is delivered to the public, it will be safe and effective. 

Wednesday morning news – September 9, 2020

Vaccine makers sign pledge not to rush a vaccine too quickly » The leaders of nine pharmaceutical companies racing to develop a coronavirus vaccine have signed an unprecedented pledge to help reassure the American public. 

Washington Wednesday – Parsing the presidential polls

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 9th of September, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up: taking the pulse of the presidential campaign

Tuesday morning news – September 8, 2020

Trump, Biden battle over economy, COVID-19 on Labor Day » President Trump marked Labor Day at the White House by touting the country’s economic recovery. 

Monday morning news – September 7, 2020

White House, Trump campaign push back against Atlantic report » The White House and the Trump campaign are pushing back hard against an anonymously sourced report that accused President Trump of disparaging U.S. troops.

Friday morning news – September 4, 2020

Biden visits Kenosha, Wis., meets with Blake family » Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden traveled to Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Thursday—two days after President Trump visited the town.