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Day 1,414: Biden says Fauci is staying on as Trump ignores Covid crisis
Pres.-elect Joe Biden says Dr. Anthony Fauci will stay on in his role advising on Covid-19 after inauguration and will also be a top medical adviser to the Biden administration. Meanwhile, Trump is ignoring the soaring Covid-19 crisis still focusing on his election loss to Biden. We discuss that and more with Peter Baker, Mara Gay, Mercedes Carnethon, Mayor Robert Garcia, Baratunde Thurston, and Michael Steele.
Day 1,413: As Covid rages, Trump rages about the election for 46 minutes
America's Covid-19 crisis continues to get worse every single day. But as Trump's CDC issued a new dire warning to the general public, the president spent his time continuing his baseless attacks on the 2020 election and his loss to Joe Biden. We discuss that and more with Robert Costa, Shannon Pettypiece, Dr. Irwin Redlener, James Carville, Maya Wiley, and Emily Jane Fox.
Season 4 of The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg
As a bonus for The 11th Hour listeners, we’re sharing a special preview of “The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg.” “The Oath” returns for Season 4 with more revealing conversations with fascinating men and women who took an oath to serve America. In the first episode, Chuck talks with former FBI Director, Robert Mueller, about his service in Vietnam and his ascent through the Justice Department to become the FBI Director. Listen to the first episode and subscribe to the series: https://link.chtbl.com/oath_s4_feed
Day 1,412: Barr won't back Trump election attacks as pardon probe hits West Wing
In a rare defiant mood, Atty. Gen. Bill Barr says there is no evidence of widespread voter fraud from the 2020 election as news breaks the DOJ is investigating a potential 'bribery-for-pardon' scheme inside the Trump White House. We discuss that, plus the latest on the Covid-19 vaccine with Philip Rucker, Katie Benner, Andrew Weissmann, Dr. W. Ian Lipkin, Jason Johnson, and Tim Miller.
Day 1,411: Biden gets ready to take power & Trump golfs as Covid-19 rages
Biden is set to unveil his economic and communications teams, and the president-elect is finally has access to key intelligence. Meanwhile, Trump - who is still the president - is attacking his election loss during the week and golfing on the weekends. With us tonight: Ashley Parker, Kimberly Atkins, Jeremy Bash, Dr. Vin Gupta, Bill Kristol, and Eugene Robinson.
Day 1,406: Biden calls for unity as Trump pardons Flynn and attacks election
On the eve of Thanksgiving, Trump pardoned his fmr. aide Michael Flynn and continued his baseless attacks on the 2020 election results as Joe Biden delivered a Thanksgiving message of unity. We discuss that and more with Peter Baker, Jason Johnson, Dr. Kavita Patel, Pennsylvania Lt. Governor John Fetterman, Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY), and Michael Beschloss.