Climate change, Donald Trump, Podcast — April 3, 2017 at 7:07 am

Episode 26 – Obama’s real legacy wsg Michael Grunwald of Politico Magazine


The show notes for Episode 26 (our half-year anniversary!) are at

Jana Heigl at Politifact: Does Donald Trump’s cabinet collectively own more than what one-third of Americans do?

Jonathan Chait at the New York Magazine: Tax Reform Is Hard. Tax Cuts Are Easy.

The Dig podcast: Corey Robin on the Reactionaries’ Minds Under Trump

Joshua Holland at The Nation: Democrats Need to Call Mitch McConnell’s Bluff and Filibuster Neil Gorsuch

Elana Schor and Seung Min Kim at Politico: Manchin and Heitkamp will back Gorsuch

Ryan Black and Ryan Owens at the Washington Post: Neil Gorsuch could be the most conservative justice on the Supreme Court

The history of healthcare reform in Tweets by John Dingell.

LOLGOP at Eclectablog: Trump isn’t worse than George W. Bush or Richard Nixon — yet

BOOK: The Reactionary Mind: Conservatism from Edmund Burke to Sarah Palin by Corey Robin

Jennifer Schuessler at the New York Times: Online Fracas for a Critic of the Right

Caitlin Dewey at the Washington Post: GOP lawmaker: The Bible says ‘if a man will not work, he shall not eat’

Michael Grunwald on Twitter: @MikeGrunwald

Michael Grunwald in POLITICO Magazine: Is Trump Sabotaging Obamacare?

Michael Grunwald in POLITICO Magazine: The Trade Deal We Just Threw Overboard

Michael Grunwald in POLITICO Magazine: Inside the war on coal

Coral Davenport and Alissa J. Rubing at the New York Times: Trump Signs Executive Order Unwinding Obama Climate Policies

Juliet Eilperin, Chris Mooney and Steven Mufson at the Washington Post: New EPA documents reveal even deeper proposed cuts to staff and programs

Domenico Montanaro at What Trump Misses About Energy Jobs In America

Hiroko Tabuchi at the New York Times: Coal Mining Jobs Trump Would Bring Back No Longer Exist


Eclectablog: State of Michigan avoids making home water deliveries in Flint, forced to pony up another $47 million

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

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