Comey, conservatism under Trump, and Utah, on the Political Gabfest.

Will Firing Comey Be President Trump’s Undoing?

Will Firing Comey Be President Trump’s Undoing?

Slate's weekly political roundtable.
May 11 2017 10:48 AM

The “Tuesday Night Massacre” Edition—Live From D.C.

Listen to Slate’s show about the firing of FBI Director James Comey, the state of conservatism under Trump, and what Utah and D.C. can learn from one another.

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz are joined onstage in D.C. by Evan McMullin to discuss the firing of FBI Director James Comey, the state of conservatism under Trump, and what Utah and D.C. can learn from one another.

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