The new Congress and Obama’s economic legacy, on the Political Gabfest.

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Jan. 6 2017 10:49 AM

The “It Still Seems Pretty Swampy to Me” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about the new Congress, the botched effort to gut the House ethics office, and Obama’s economic legacy.

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss the new Congress, the botched effort to gut the House ethics office, and Obama’s economic legacy.

Here are some of the links and references from this week’s show:

John chatters about an essay from Jubilee One Hundred Years of the Atlantic.

Emily chatters about the board games Codenames and Telestrations.

David chatters about a radical experiment in marriage.

Topic ideas for next week? You can tweet suggestions, links, and questions to @SlateGabfest (#heygabfest). (Tweets may be quoted by name unless the writer stipulates otherwise.)

Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank. Links compiled by Kevin Townsend.