Five Points Podcast: Episode #1
It’s August recess! In this episode, I discuss the congressional agenda for the 116th Congress, and what has been accomplished so far, and what we should expect between now and the 2020 elections. Some relevant links to things I discuss in the episode: CRS primer on the BCA caps. House and Senate roll call votes on the budget deal passed this week. Tim Alberta’s profile of Congressman Will Hurd. Lee Drutman on why it sucks to be a member of congress these days. My recent tweetstorm on the implications of it sucking to a member.
Duration: 30 min