Democrats, Donald Trump, Flint, Podcast — March 27, 2017 at 7:18 am

Episode 25 – “A good day for the Good Guys” with special guest DNC Chair Tom Perez


The show notes for Episode 25 are at

Philip Bump at the Washington Post: Per House members, phone calls on the GOP health bill run 50-to-1 against

Bob Costa at the Washington Post: ‘Hello, Bob’: President Trump called my cellphone to say that the health-care bill was dead

Matt O’Brien at the Washington Post: Why Republicans were in such a hurry on health care

XPostFactoid: Progressives, don’t forget: The Freedom Caucus killed the AHCA

Eclectablog: House Republicans crash and burn in attempt to decimate state budget with tax cut

Paul Starr at The National Memo: The Way Forward: How To Protect And Improve Affordable Health Care

Ashley Parker and Amy Goldstein at the Washington Post: Trump signs executive order that could effectively gut Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate

Michael Grunwald at Politico: Is Trump Sabotaging Obamacare?

Amy Goldstein and Juliet Eilperin at the Washington Post: Affordable Care Act remains ‘law of the land,’ but Trump vows to explode it

Eclectablog: HOT MIC MOMENT: Millionaire Republican Rep. Trott & team plan to portray constituents as “un-American” after townhall

Tom Perez on Twitter: @TomPerez


Detroit Free Press: In Flint, some lead levels still aren’t safe

Detroit Free Press: In Flint, tenants suffer with shutoff of water

Detroit Free Press: Effort to replace pipes to Flint homes off to slow start

Intro and Outro music: Zoolookologie by Jean-Michel Jarre from the album Zoolook.

The Sit and Spin Room logo by Anne C. Savage.