Podcast: Rifts Emerge Between Progressive and Moderate Democrats Heading into 2020 2019-07-08

July 08, 2019

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Rifts Emerge Between Progressive and Moderate Democrats Heading into 2020

Recent tensions within the Democratic Party played out this weekend when Nancy Pelosi called out progressive Democratic politicians in an interview with the New York Times.

Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein's Powerful Allies

The latest charges against Jeffrey Epstein are raising new questions about how much his powerful allies knew about his behavior and what they did to protect him.

Facial Recognition Scans on the Rise

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