Diane Rehm’s weekly podcast features newsmakers, writers, artists and thinkers on the issues she cares about most: what’s going on in Washington, ideas that inform, and the latest on living well as we live longer.
Today’s News Through The Eyes Of An American Historian
Historian Heather Cox Richardson’s online newsletter, “Letters from An American,” became a hit during the Trump presidency. Her thoughts on the Republican party now, the beginning of the Biden administration, and where to look in American history for parallels to today.
What’s In President Biden’s Big Covid-19 Relief Bill
Diane talks with Jim Tankersley, economics reporter at The New York Times and author of the recent book, "The Riches of This Land: The Untold, True Story of America's Middle Class."
The Impeachment Is Over. What Comes Next?
Donald Trump’s second impeachment concludes with acquittal. The Washington Post’s Ruth Marcus discusses what’s next for the former president, and those seeking accountability for the January 6th insurrection.
The Case Against Donald Trump
Diane asks Harry Litman, legal affairs columnist for the Los Angeles Times, Constitutional Law professor at UCLA and UCSD and host of the podcast "Talking Feds."
The Second Impeachment Trial Of Donald Trump
The second impeachment of Donald Trump begins. David Priess, author of “How To Get Rid of A President,” explains why holding the trial is important for democracy — no matter the outcome.
Should Democrats Do Away With The Filibuster?
Diane talks with E.J. Dionne, columnist for the Washington Post and a senior fellow in governance studies at the Brookings Institution.