Giving in to Republican hostage-taking would make things far worse

Giving in to Republican hostage-taking would make things far worse

With a final state budget deadline looming, Taryn and Mike discuss how Republicans have begun moving in the opposite direction from compromise, basically upping the ransom for the state they’re holding hostage. Democrats have already given up so much that the middle ground of current law is far in the rear-view mirror.

Also on the podcast this week: activism is working on the U.S. Senate health care repeal bill and brief critiques of British literature from Percy Bysshe Shelley to Harry Potter.

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