The Shutdown and Bad AOC Fact Checks

Premiere DateJan 9, 2019
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:28 The many bad AOC fact checks
24:00 Emergency powers, the shutdown
52:00 Newspapers wonder if prisoners have it too good
57:06 “Baron’s Sunday Best” Mattiel / Credits
58:16 Finish

The effects of the ongoing government shutdown, a bunch of news outlets ran a story about prisoners eating steak, National Emergency powers, and the false equivalency of AOC fact checks.

Photo by CZmarlin — Christopher Ziemnowicz via Wikimedia Commons

John and Molly Knefel are journalists, writers, and co-hosts of the daily political podcast Radio Dispatch. John covers foreign policy, criminal justice, civil liberties, and harm reduction, with bylines at…