The budget, Trump’s trip abroad, and a Supreme Court ruling on gerrymandering, on the Political Gabfest.

Does President Trump’s Awful Budget Actually Matter?

Does President Trump’s Awful Budget Actually Matter?

Slate's weekly political roundtable.
May 26 2017 7:13 AM

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss the presidential budget, Trump’s trip abroad, and a Supreme Court ruling on gerrymandering.

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