Trump Jr.’s Russian meeting, the GOP health care bill, and Mark Leibovich on Trump’s DC, on the Political Gabfest.

Why Doesn’t the GOP Care More About the Russia Scandal?

Why Doesn’t the GOP Care More About the Russia Scandal?

Slate's weekly political roundtable.
July 14 2017 10:31 AM

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss Donald Trump Jr.’s Russian meeting and the GOP health care bill, and they are joined by Mark Leibovich to talk about President Donald Trump’s so-called draining of the swamp.

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