Left, Right & Center

Left, Right & Center

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Weekly half-hour program providing “A civilized yet provocative antidote to the screaming talking heads of political debate” streaming & podcasting at KCRW.com.
Another school shooting, and no immigration deal
Feb 16
Hopes dim for a DACA fix and infrastructure deal.
The Olympics Open, The Government Shuts
Feb 9
…And you probably slept through both.
Re: That Nunes Memo
Feb 2
Now that the Nunes memo has been released…well, what’s in it?
The Dealmaker At Davos
Jan 26
President Trump tells the world America is open for business while dealing with a big story at home.
A shutdown looms, again
Jan 19
Will they or won’t they? With no deal, Congress edges closer to the deadline to avoid a government shutdown.
Left, Right & Uncensored
Jan 12
A certain word allegedly uttered by the president dominates the headlines as the DACA deal derails.
Fire and fury, and the White House
Jan 5
President Trump and Steve Bannon exchange fire and furies over controversial White House tell-all book.
It’s been a busy year
Dec 29, 2017
Three stories from the year’s news that need a little more attention and context from experts and the Left, Right & Center panel.
The winners and losers of 2017
Dec 22, 2017
The LRC panel names the year’s winners and losers, revisits their Inauguration Day predictions, and then makes more predictions for 2018.
Is Alabama the beginning of a ‘blue wave’ of wins?
Dec 15, 2017
Doug Jones delivers an upset to Roy Moore as both parties look to the midterms
Trump says US is recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel
Dec 8, 2017
President Trump says the US is recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. He calls it a campaign promise, but is it a wise move? Under pressure from scandal, Democratic Senator Al Franken and Republican representative Trent Franks will resign, that…
Flynn is in
Dec 1, 2017
Mike Flynn pleads guilty to lying to the FBI about Russia investigation.
We’re grateful
Nov 24, 2017
Thanksgiving from the Left, Right & Center.
Taxes, Obamacare and sexual harassment in Congress
Nov 17, 2017
Should sexually harassing politicians step down?
LRC Presents: One Year Later
Nov 15, 2017
President Trump often gets blamed for the current backlash against immigrants. But do Democrats share any blame?
LRC Live!
Nov 10, 2017
Wins for Democrats, trouble for Roy Moore, and a look at the year that was.
Diversity lottery, Russia investigation and taxes
Nov 3, 2017
Should terrorism in New York lead to the end of the Diversity Visa Lottery?
Where are the Republicans going?
Oct 27, 2017
Why are anti-Trump Republicans quitting instead of fighting?
Mourning family criticizes Trump’s phone call
Oct 20, 2017
Chief of Staff Gen. John Kelly says he is stunned.
Sabotage?
Oct 13, 2017
Trump issues two orders to undermine Obamacare.
Responding to Las Vegas
Oct 6, 2017
Will a gun control proposal find agreement?
Puerto Rico recovery and NFL protests
Sep 29, 2017
What’s the right approach?
Obamacare repeal: Round five
Sep 22, 2017
The GOP replacement plan is on life support, again.
Is there a DACA deal?
Sep 15, 2017
Trump negotiates with Democrats about Dreamers.
Ending DACA & Congress is Back
Sep 8, 2017
President Trump & Congress Dems work together.